Nigeria's Senate Passes 2013 Budget


The national assembly has approved billions more than the president proposed to spend for the next year.
  • Nigeria:  NASS Passes N4.987 Trillion 2013 Budget

    Vanguard, 21 December 2012

    THE National Assembly, yesterday, suppressed agitation against executive non-implementation of the 2012 budget and passed the 2013 budget of the Federal Government, albeit with a ... read more »

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Budget 2013.

  • Nigeria:  Senate Passes N4.99 Trillion Budget of 2013 Budget

    Leadership, 20 December 2012

    The Senate on Thursday passed the 2013 Appropriation bill of N4.99 trillion into law. The Senate Deputy President, Sen. Ike Ekweremadu, who presided over the plenary session, ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  FG Urged to Incorporate Flooding, Natural Disasters in Budget Allocation

    Vanguard, 21 December 2012

    Federal and State Governments have been urged to consider flooding and other natural disasters in budget allocation and also put in place insurance schemes and other processes that ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Assembly Raises Budget By N63 Billion

    Daily Trust, 21 December 2012

    The Senate and the House of Representatives yesterday passed a harmonized version of the 2013 budget, with an increase on the estimates to N4.987 trillion from the N4.924 trillion ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  Representatives - No Budget for SEC Next Year

    Daily Trust, 21 December 2012

    The House of Representatives yesterday barred the Federal Government from financing the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in 2013. read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Assembly Passes N4.987 Trillion Budget

    This Day, 21 December 2012

    The National Assembly Thursday passed a N4.987 trillion budget for the 2013 fiscal year. The approved budget is N63 billion more than the N4.924 trillion proposed by the executive ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  National Assembly Passes N4.98 Trillion 2013 Budget

    Leadership, 21 December 2012

    The Senate yesterday passed the 2013 appropriation bill of N4.987trillion, while the House of Representatives separately passed N4.987 trillion. This is the first time the National ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  This Is the Friendliest NASS to a President - Sen. Joy Emodi

    Vanguard, 21 December 2012

    Known in her days in the senate as the Joy of the Senate, Senator Joy Ifeyinwa Emodi's character and content contributed in no small measure in the transformation of the image of ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  2013 Budget - House of Reps Gives SEC Zero Allocation

    Daily Trust, 20 December 2012

    The Federal House of Representatives, Thursday, passed a N4.926 trillion Appropriation Bill for the 2013 fiscal year. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Legislators Laud Early Passage of 2013 Budget

    Leadership, 20 December 2012

    Some members of the House of Representatives in Abuja on Thursday commended the house for the early passage of the 2013 budget. read more »

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