Sylva Blames Nigerians for Low Foreign Direct Investment

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Timipre Sylva, has blamed Nigerians for the low Foreign Direct Investments in the country. Sylva, who stated this in Abuja on Wednesday during his closing remarks at the 2020 Nigeria International Petroleum Summit (NIPS), said the negative portrayal of Nigeria by the citizens was affecting investors from coming…

Senate Delays Passage of 2020 Budget

The Nigerian Senate on Tuesday delayed the passage of the 2020 budget by one week. The Senate had earlier assured that it would pass the budget on November 28. The Senate’s Committee Chairman on Appropriation, Senator Barau Jibrin at Tuesday’s plenary requested for additional week to complete work on the budget. “Mr President, the stage…