This is a roundup of some breaking news in Nigeria for Today, Thursday, 1st, October 2020
Federal Government Approves ₦13.08tn Budget For 2021
The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has projected a N13.08 trillion budget for the 2021 fiscal year.
This was disclosed in Abuja to State House Correspondents after the weekly virtual FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari.
2023: Campaign Poster Of Osinbajo For President, Gov Zulum As VP Emerges
A campaign poster of Nigeria Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo running for President and Borno State Governor, Babagana Zulum, as his Vice has emerged online.
The campaign poster with tag “The Two Eggheads For 2023” is flanked by the logo of the All Progressives Congress, APC.
Nigeria Has Recovered ₦700 Billion Through Whistle Blowers
The federal government has recovered at least ₦700 billion through its Whistle Blower Policy.
The Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning, Zainab Ahmed, made this known during a media briefing at the National Conference on the whistleblower policy in Nigeria yesterday in Abuja.
COVID-19: Kwara Government Announces Date For School Resumption
The Kwara State Government has approved the re-opening of the state-owned tertiary institutions and private institutions.
The development was confirmed in a statement released today Wednesday 30th October 2020 by the Kwara State Commissioner for communication, Harriet Afolabi-Oshatimehin.
Suspension Against Ojudu, Others Still Stands – Ekiti APC
The All Progressives Congress in Ekiti State, on Wednesday noted that the Presidential Adviser on Political Matters, Babafemi Ojudu and 10 others still remain suspended from party activities.
Recall that the party which acted on the report of the Hon. Sola Ajigbolamu-led disciplinary committee set up to probe Ojudu and others for alleged anti-party activities, had last week suspended them indefinitely from the APC.