Fiscal Governance Forum on Radio – Listen to it on Soundcloud

The weekly editions of the radio programme on Fiscal Governance is now available on Soundcloud. The first edition which is on the Budget And The Citizen is now available through this link. Kindly click and listen to the programme for those who missed the first edition.

Where is the 2014 federal budget?

Where is the 2014 federal budget?

May 19, 2014 by Eze Onyekpere

Governments all over the world use budget policy and implementation mechanisms to address a wide range of developmental, economic, environmental, political, social and human rights challenges. It is a basic aphorism that the level of economic growth and development in any society is directly related and proportional to the maturity of its budget policy and how the policy responds to the challenges facing the society. Thus, if Nigeria’s (more…)

The role of the fiscal responsibility commission

The role of the fiscal responsibility commission

Filed under: Analysis |

The Stephen Oronsaye ‘s report on the rationalization of the Federal Government agencies, erred seriously by recommending the scrapping of the Fiscal Responsibility Commission or its merger with any other agency. From all intents and purposes, the Committee did not appreciate the essence of its work; which is to provide opportunity for government to reduce its bloated recurrent expenditure (more…)