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Senate passes FIRS N147 bn 2017 budget

The Senate has passed the 2017 budget of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) of N147 billion.This followed the presentation of the report of the Senate Committee on Finance, chaired by Sen. John Enoh on Tuesday in Abuja.While…

Saraki defends Senate’s N125bn budget

The Senate President, Bukola Saraki has defended the N125 billion earmarked for the Senate in the 2017 budget.According to him, the money is totally insignificant, when compared to the entire budget for the year.Saraki said e…

Osinbajo receives 2017 budget

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has received the official copy of the 2017 appropriation bill.Ita Enang, special adviser to the president on national assembly matters (senate), disclosed this to state house correspondents on Friday. The…