For the past four years, the Government has spent, or budgeted to spend, about $202.33 billion. It has taken on $24 billion in additional debt. Of the $202.33 billion spent in the 2016 to 2019 fiscal years, over $186.8 billion, or 92.4 per cent, was in recurrent expenditure.
AFTER eight years in the courts, the board of State-owned Evolving Technologies and Enterprise Development Company Ltd (e TecK) has decided to discontinue its negligence matter against its former board which was led then by Prof Kenneth Julien. E TecK, the Sunday Express understands, opted not to continue with the trial “based on legal advice” it obtained from attorney James Guthrie QC.
IT’S about votes. Getting votes. And keeping them. Votes, after all, win elections. But at what cost? Well, in modern political warfare, it’s the cost of your data. An individual’s data is used to microtarget him/her, with the hope of eventually affecting a person’s choices.