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FEC Okays N185 Billion For 14 Roads

L-R; President Muhammadu Buhari, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of the Federation, Mr Abubakar Malami,Minister of Agriculture, Chief Audu Ogbeh, Minister of State Agriculture Hon Heineken Lokpobiri, Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma and Minister of State Budget and National Planning, Hajiya Zainab Ahmed as President presides over July 20th 2016 Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting at the State House in Abuja. PHOTO; SUNDAY AGHAEZE

…2018 Budget to be signed next week

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) on Wednesday approved N185 billion for the rehabilitation, construction and repairs of 14 roads across the country.

The Special Adviser on Media and publicity, Femi Adesina, disclosed this to State House correspondents at the end of FEC meeting chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.

He also said that arrangement has been finalized to sign the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law by President Buhari next week.

According to the Attorney General of the Federation, Malami Abubakar, Nigeria will soon get another repatriation of $500 million.

He said that FEC also approved N500 million for lawyers who represented the Federal Government and succeeded in recovering N330 billion from MTN.

The Minister of Trade and Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, said that FEC approved construction of phase 2 of the industrial training fund centre in Abuja at a cost N6.5 billion.

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