Tag: Finance

Institute Lauds Senate’s Passage of Forensic Audit Bill

Henry Solomon- July 12, 2018

The Chartered Institute of Forensic and Investigative Auditors of Nigeria(CIFIA), has commended the National Assembly for the passage of a Bill for an Act establishing ... Read More

Dogara Frowns at Abuse of N350b Natural Resources Fund

Tanimu- May 17, 2018

Turaki Hassan, Abuja: The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon Yakubu Dogara, has disclosed that the parliament will not condone diversion or abuse, in ... Read More

Economy is Improving, Nigeria’s Future is Bright – President Buhari

Tanimu- May 15, 2018

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari says the nation’s economy is steadily improving, urging Nigerians to remain optimistic as the future of the country is ... Read More

House Members Can’t Afford Rent, Sleeps In Office

Tanimu- May 3, 2018

Crying poverty amid decade-long stagnant salaries and Washington’s steep cost of living, an increasing number of House lawmakers have turned into professional squatters at night, ... Read More

Fake News from Premium Times on Appropriation, Payments and Control

Tanimu- April 20, 2018

Kemi Adeosun, Abuja: My attention has been drawn to a smear campaign by an online medium, Premium Times, alleging “illegal sharing of pN10 billion from ... Read More

Osinbajo: Why we can’t stop talking about past treasury looting

admin- March 30, 2018

The full remarks of Vice President Yemi Osinbajo at the 10th Bola Tinubu Colloquium in Lagos on Thursday 29 March, 2018. He explains why Nigerians ... Read More

Abia to End Dependency on Federal Allocation by 2022

Henry Solomon- March 28, 2018

Abia Government will cease to depend on Federal allocation from 2022 when the return on government’s current investment in oil palm will be sufficient enough ... Read More

Not Just Appology, Next Step is to Refund Looted Funds

Tanimu- March 28, 2018

Segung Adeyemi, Abuja: The Federal Government has asked the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) to go the whole hog with its apology to Nigerians by returning ... Read More

Saraki meets Bill Gates, Dangote over health financing

admin- March 23, 2018

The President of the Senate Dr. Bukola Saraki, on Thursday, met with Microsoft Founder, Bill Gates and African Business Mogul, Alh. Aliko Dangote to proffer ... Read More

130,000 Nigerians Identified That Have Potential Tax Underpayments

Tanimu- March 7, 2018

The Federal Ministry of Finance's data mining efforts - domiciled in what we call Project Lighthouse - have identified a new batch of more than ... Read More

Apex Bank Injects into Forex Market to Boost Activi

Tanimu- March 6, 2018

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 gave a boost of $210 million to the interbank foreign exchange ... Read More

Finance Minister, Adeosun Labels Tax Evasion by Multinationals as Foreign Corrupt Practices

Tanimu- February 20, 2018

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has called for the designation of tax malpractices by Multinational Corporations in Nigeria and other developing countries as ... Read More

Minister of Finance to Address UN, OECD’s Conference on Tax, Revenue Leakages

Tanimu- February 14, 2018

Oluyinka Akintunde, Abuja: The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has been invited by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development to speak at ... Read More

Treasury Managers Charge on Accountability and Transparency

Tanimu- February 5, 2018

Oluyinka Akintunde, Abuja: The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has challenged Treasury managers to ensure transparency and accountability in the management and control ... Read More

Central Bank Injects $210 Forex to Inter-bank

Tanimu- January 30, 2018

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Monday, January 29, 2018, injected another sum of $210 million into various segments of the ... Read More

FADAMA III AF Trains Farmers in Kogi in New Farming Technology

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 29, 2018

The FADAMA III Additional Financing (AFII) programme has started training farmers in Kogi on how to use simple farming technology to boost agriculture. Ms Josephine ... Read More

Cut Financing, Terrorism Will be Curb

Tanimu- January 28, 2018

Garba Shehu, Abuja: President Muhammadu Buhari has emphasised the need to curb the flow of terrorism financing. Speaking at the meeting of the African Union ... Read More

Saraki Laments Constraints of Funding for National Assembly

Tanimu- January 25, 2018

Chuks Okocha, Abuja: President of the Senate, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, has stated that despite the widespread perception that the National Assembly is being overfunded, ... Read More

UN Appoints Finance Minister, Adeosun into Pension Fund’s Investments Committee

Tanimu- January 14, 2018

Oluyinka Akintunde, Abuja: Global organisation, the United Nations, has appointed Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, into the Investments Committee of the United Nations ... Read More

CBN in The First Year Inter-Bank Exchange Market Injects $262m

Tanimu- January 14, 2018

Olalekan Ajayi, Abuja: In its first Retail Secondary Market Intervention Sales (SMIS) for the year, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Friday, January 12, ... Read More