Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari presents 2019 budget proposal to National Assembly

President Muhammadu Buhari has proposed a budget of N8.83 trillion for 2019. The president presented the budget at a joint session of the National Assembly on Wednesday. The proposed budget shows that about a quarter of the sum (N2.14 trillion) will be used for debt servicing while capital expenditure is expected to gulp N2.031 trillion.… Read More Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari presents 2019 budget proposal to National Assembly

Nigeria’s former Chief of Defence Alex Badeh assassinated by unknown gunmen

Former Chief of Defence Staff, Alex Badeh, is dead. Mr Badeh, a retired air chief marshal, was shot dead along the Abuja-Keffi road. He was killed on Tuesday evening by unknown gunmen while reportedly returning from his farm. Two of his aides were reportedly kidnapped after he was shot. The air force confirmed the death… Read More Nigeria’s former Chief of Defence Alex Badeh assassinated by unknown gunmen