The President signed the Supplementary Appropriation Act, 2021 in his office at the State House in Abuja on Monday
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The Chairman of the Committee, Senator Olamilekan Adeola, said this during an interface with heads of National Metrological Development Agency and Federal Government Staff Housing Loan Board
The Chairman of the Committee, Hon. Busayo Oluwole Oke (PDP-Osun) handed down the order at the ongoing investigative hearing on audit queries raised by the Auditor General of the Federation on accountts of Ministries, Departments and Agencies of the Federal Government and some private companies in Abuja.
Themed: “For a Greater Lagos: Setting The Tone For The Next Decade,” Ehingbeti 2021 has drawn about 150 speakers from across the world to discuss and deliberate on pragmatic optimisation of the inherent opportunities in Africa’s fifth largest economy and offer perspectives on how to manage the peculiar socio-economic landscape of Lagos State in the coming decade.
Akabueze stated this when he appeared before Senate Committee on Public Accounts in an interface on Tuesday.
Others that shunned the invitation of Senate Panel on Appropriation were the Director General of the Budget Office, Ben Akabueze, and Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris.
Akabueze made the clarification while fielding questions from participants at a virtual presentation of the 2021-2023 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper in Abuja on Friday.
The Minister of Police Affairs, Alhaji Muhammad Dingyadi, has urged members of the Board of Trustees of the Nigeria Police Trust Fund to ensure transparency and accountability in the discharge of their duties.
Akabueze was first appointed as a Special Adviser Planning to the President on February 15, 2016 and later re-deployed and appointed as DG Budget on June 10, 2016
The leadership of the Senate and House of Representatives on Monday waded into the non-payment of severance allowances for legislative aides who served in the Eighth National Assembly between 2015 and 2019.
Akabueze disclosed this at the Public Consultative Forum on the 2020 to 2022 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper in Abuja on Tuesday.
The Director-General, Budget Office, Ben Akabueze, said on Thursday that the Federal Government has made provision in the 2019 budget to boost energy sufficiency, so as to reduce unit power cost and boost private sector investment.
The President of the Senate, Dr, Bukola Saraki, read the letter at plenary on Tuesday.
Speaking on Wednesday at the Strategic Dialogue on the Morocco-Nigeria Relations in Abuja, the DG said Nigeria would have been celebrating high oil prices but is not because of the subsidy.
Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, Minister of Budget and Planning, gave the assurance on Thursday in Abuja at the presentation of the approved 2018 Budget of Consolidation.
MURIC, in a statement by its Director, Prof. Ishaq Akintola, said if this practice is not stopped by the lawmakers, they would invoke the wrath of Nigerians
Akabueze disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja.
He said the 2018 budget at present cannot accommodate the proposed minimum wage by the Nigeria Labour Congress.
At the meeting with government officials on the MTEF, which the Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed; the Director General of the Budget Office, Ben Akabueze, attended, members of the Committee were angry over the revenue projections of the Federal Government for 2018
The Notes comprise $1.5 billion 10-year series and a $1.5 billion 30-year series