Senate Passes Student Loan Act 2024

The Nigerian Senate has passed the Student Loans Access to Higher Education Act (Repeal and Re-Enactment) Bill, 2024. The Senate’s resolution followed its consideration of the report of the Senate committee on tertiary institutions and TETFUND, presented by the chairman of the committee, Senator Muntari Dandutse during plenary yesterday. Our correspondent, Raliat Adenekan reports that […]

The FEC approves 2024 appropriation bill of N27.5tn

The Federal Executive Council has approved the 2024 appropriation bill of N27.5tn,to be presented by President Bola Tinubu. This is an increase from the N26.01tn earlier considered by the council. The Minister of Budget and Economic Planning, Abubakar Bagudu, after the close of this week’s Council meeting disclosed that further details of the budget will […]