Don’t miss a thing! Here’s President Buhari’s complete 2021 budget presentation speech

Nigeria commences fiscal journey to 2021 as lawmakers get N13.08trn budge draft

2021 Budget Speech: Budget of Economic Recovery and Resilience Delivered By: His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari President, Federal Republic Of Nigeria At The Joint Session Of The National Assembly, Abuja Thursday, 8th October 2020. Protocols It is with pleasure that I present the 2021 Federal Budget Proposals to this Joint Session of the National Assembly. Distinguished and Honourable Leaders, and Members of the National Assembly, at this juncture, I wish to commend your tremendous efforts in approving the revision of the 2020 – 2022 Medium-Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy…

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2 decades on, National Assembly to finally get PIB in weeks

The presidency has promised to submit the long-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to the National Assembly in two or three weeks, sources have said at the weekend. The presidency also assured that the oil reform bill would be out as soon as possible to boost output and attract foreign investment into the sector. Passage of the PIB, which has taken two decades in the making, has become imperative this year as low oil prices and a shift towards renewable energy have made competition tougher to attract investment from international oil…

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