Nigeria’s debts may hit N60 trillion

Nigeria’s debts may rise above N60 trillion by the end of first quarter following a move…

FG working on what COVID-19 vaccines to buy, says minister

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, says the federal government is working…

Nigeria ‘ll soon reopen land borders, says minister

The Federal Government may soon reopen Nigeria’s land borders that have been closed since August 2019.…

N700bn recovered through whistleblowers, as Nigerians’ interest in giving information drops – Finance Minister

Since the commencement of the Whistle Blower policy in 2016, the Federal Government has recovered over…

FG takes over management of revenue from NNPC, Customs, FIRS, NCC, others

Pressured by dwindling revenues and heavy debt burden, the Federal government on Tuesday moved to boost…

Dangote Refinery will sell petrol at international price, says FG

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has said when Dangote Refinery kicks…

Reps summon Kemi Adeosun, Ahmed, Farouk to account for N1.7tn NSIP fund

The House of Representatives has summoned past and present government officials involved in the National Social…

Confusion as Zainab Ahmed counters Mamman on Amobi’s removal

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved letters containing different directives on how Marilyn Amobi, managing director of…

‘US has disparaged the bank’ — Obasanjo, Zainab Ahmed write AfDB board

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo and Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, have…

Zainab Ahmed: Nigeria’s economy heading towards recession

Zainab Ahmed, the minister of finance, budget and national planning, says the economy is heading towards…

National Assembly’s N128b budget shrouded in secrecy — Minister

  The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has disclosed that the N128…

Nigeria to pay 1.5% interest on $3.4bn requested from IMF

The $3.4 billion credit facility being requested by the Nigerian government from the International Monetary Fund…

FG announces COVID-19 stimulus package, to share rice seized by Customs

Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, budget and national planning, announced the fiscal stimulus measures to…

COVID-19: FG mulls giving Nigerians stipends, says Zainab Ahmed

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says the Federal Government is considering…

Lecturers who are not on IPPIS won’t get February salary, says minister

Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, says lecturers who have not enrolled for…

Accountant-General opposes finance minister, says 7.5% VAT is in full force

Ahmed Idris, the Accountant-General of the Federation, says the implementation of the finance bill has begun.…

Firms with less than N25m turnover will no longer pay company tax – FG

The Finance Bill 2019, when signed into law, will ensure that small businesses with turnover less…

Border closure contributing to rising inflation, says finance minister

Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, says the closure of the country’s land borders is contributing to…

No going back on IPPIS, says finance minister

The Federal Government on Tuesday said there was no going back on the October 31 deadline…

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