Udoma, Nigeria’s planning minister urges need to moderate population growth

Population Growth

Udo Udoma, Nigeria’s minister of budget and national planning, Tuesday drew attention to the dangers of uncontrolled population growth on the economy and emphasised the need to generate national support for measures that can help moderate the rapid rate of population growth in the country. Udoma who chaired the session on “Sustainable development” at the […]

Fashola gets NUPENG affiliate’s backing in budget face-off with NASS

An affiliate group of Nigeria’s strong petroleum and gas workers union, NUPENG, has provided what is one of the strongest support yet for powerful power, works and housing minister, Babatunde Fashola, in the ongoing face-off between him and the country’s lawmakers at the National Assembly over distortions in the ministry’s 2017 budget, recently passed by […]