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Recession Exit: Economist Wants Fiscal Budget Implemented

An economist, Prof. Akpan Ekpo, on Wednesday said the fiscal elements of the budget should be implemented to sustain the country’s exit from recession Ekpo,...

Osinbajo an Advocate of State Police, Fiscal Federalism – Presidency

By Lawrence Olaoye The presidency has described the Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, as an advocate of state police, fiscal federalism and devolution of power to the...

Fiscal Federalism Viability of States

A recent report published by  Vanguard  has pointed out that only six states out of 36 were able to outpace the Federation Accounts Allocation Committee, FAAC,...

Reps Probe Budget Office Over Non Compliance With Fiscal Act

By Musa Adamu The House of Representatives yesterday resolved to investigate the continuous failure of the Budget Office to comply with the fiscal responsibility act....

Whistleblowing: We exposed Corrupt VCs to Restore Fiscal Sanity in Varsities – SSANU

The whistleblowing which led to the indictment of two university vice chancellors for fraud was not done for financial gains, the Senior Staff Association of Nigeria...

Emefiele: Monetary, Fiscal Authorities Should Align

A close-knit collaboration between the monetary and fiscal authorities will pull the economy on to the path of recovery, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin...

Economic Recovery: CBN, Finance Ministry, Others Meet to Harmonise Monetary, Fiscal Policies

For the first time since the present administration assumed office, both the monetary and fiscal authorities met over the weekend to find a common ground on a number...

2017 Fiscal Plan Fails to Impress Markets, Investment Analysts

By Emeka Anaeto, Economy Editor Financial market parameters have indicated large scale apathy towards the recently announced 2017 budget and fiscal plan of the federal...

FG plans new fiscal policy for solid mineral sector

The nation has commercial reserves of many solid minerals which remain grossly undeveloped. But CHIDI UGWU reports that the Federal Government has swing into action to...

CJN writes governors, FCT minister on fiscal autonomy for judiciary

The Chief Justice of Nigeria, Justice Aloma Mukhtar, has written to all states governors and the Minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) on the need for them to...

Fiscal Federalism, Enhanced Derivation Principle Key to Nigeria’s Growth – Ochei

BEVERLY HILLS, July 25, (THEWILL) – Fiscal federalism and enhanced principle of derivation have been identified as the only factors that will give every...

Kwara Council Presents N991.3m Budget For 2014 Fiscal Year

The Ekiti Local Government of Kwara on Monday presented a budget of N991.3 million for the 2014 fiscal year to its legislative arm for consideration. The Chairman of...

D-Day As National Conference Votes On Devolution Of Power, Resource Control, Fiscal Federalism

BEVERLY HILLS, CA, July 08, (THEWILL) – In a bid to calm the already heightened emotions, proceedings at the plenary session of the National Conference was on...

Fiscal policy: Why Nigeria should consider its neighbours – Customs CG

By Stanley Onyekwere The Comptroller-General of the Nigeria Customs Service Abdullahi Inde Dikko, has stressed the need for the country to always take into...