AUGUST 14th 2017
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FG’s school feeding programme gulps N6.2bn in 14 states
The Federal Government has so far spent N6.2bn on its National Homegrown School Feeding Programme during the academic year that ended in August.
Details In Punch Newspaper Page 20
DMO’ll support FG to bridge revenue, expenditure gap – Oniha
The Director-General of the Debt Management Office, Ms. Patience Oniha, says the agency will support the Federal Government to bridge the gap between country’s revenue and expenditure.
Details In Punch Newspaper page 32
US agency okays $1m grant for devt of modular refinery in Nigeria
Lagos —The United States Trade and Development Agency, USTDA, has approved a grant of $1 million (N360 million) for the detailed engineering design of 20,000 barrel per day, bpd, modular refinery in Lagos.
Details In Vanguard Newspaper Page 4
2018 budget: Beyond claims of agric financing
For the umpteenth time, the Federal Government has been reminded of its pledge and responsibility to drive the economy back to stability, use homegrown resources that are available to sustain growth and implement faithfully its fiscal plans, which include effective utilisation of borrowed funds.
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IMF Harps on Need to Step Up Fight against Money Laundering
Corrupt officials, tax cheats, and the financial backers of terrorism have one thing in common: they often exploit vulnerabilities in financial systems to facilitate their crimes, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has noted.
Details In This Day Newspaper Page 36
Ben Bem Goong
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