Tag: Ministry of Finance

Private firms boost Nigeria’s revenue, N812.7b shared

admin- December 19, 2018

Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed: Nigeria’s revenue in November boosted by corporate taxes The Federal Government, States and Local Governments have shared N812.76 billion as ... Read More

Expert Wants Micro-Finance Banks Regulated

Arowobusoye Samuel- September 28, 2017

Dr Ja’afar Sa’ad, a political economist, on Thursday advocated for the re-establishment of an autonomous body to license, supervise and regulate community/micro finance banks in ... Read More

Fashola Replies NASS: You Lack Understanding Of The Facts

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2017

The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the ... Read More

ONSA To Release Whistleblower Policy On Illegal Weapons 

Abdul Jimoh- April 24, 2017

ONSA To Release Whistleblower Policy On Illegal Weapons  In a bold move to prevent and eradicate illegal ownership of small arms and light weapons, the ... Read More

FG Launches Accounting Software Across All Levels Of Government

Henry Solomon- March 22, 2017

As part of ongoing measures to improve Public Financial Management across all levels of Government, the Federal Government has developed an IPSAS Compliant accounting software ... Read More

How Dokpesi Got N2.1bn for Campaign – ONSA Director, Abdulmalik

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 13, 2016

Shuaibu Salisu Abdulmalik, a prosecution witness in the trial of Chief Raymond Dokpesi on Tuesday, December 13, 2016 told Justice John Tsoho of the Federal ... Read More

Minister Ann Linde Leads Swedish Investors To Nigeria

admin- October 26, 2016

Nigeria has received a team of Swedish investors who intend to come into the nation’s economy within the field of smart cities, it and financial ... Read More

News Summary: 21 Oct 2016, Customs Sack Senior Officers

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

NTA News Summary NTA News Summary : 21th October, 2016   Buhari Approves Ecological Fund Projects President Muhammadu Buhari has approved a number of ecological fund ... Read More

Federal, States Share N90b Less Than August Revenue

Henry Solomon- October 21, 2016

Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun, minister of finance said N420 billion was shared as revenue by the Federal, state governments and the ... Read More

Recovered loot Is Not Enough To Revive The Economy – Lai Mohammed

Henry Solomon- September 2, 2016

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed has explained that the looted fund recovered so far by government is far cry from what ... Read More

Federal, State and Local Govt Shares N443.66Bn – FAAC

admin- August 26, 2016

The Federal Government has assured states that they can still tap into the fiscal sustainability funds to meet with obligations. Permanent Secretary to the Ministry ... Read More

FG To Re-Jig The Multi-Billion Naira YouWin Programme

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2016

The Federal Government is set to start consultations with beneficiaries and other stakeholders on the restructuring and refocusing of the multi-billion Naira Youth Enterprise with ... Read More

FG To Restructure Project ACT Nollywood For Sustainability

Henry Solomon- June 24, 2016

The Federal Government is organizing a workshop for stakeholders aimed at restructuring and reinvigorating Project ACT Nollywood, the N3billion grant programme set up by the ... Read More

EFCC Arraigns ‘Dan China’ for N23.4m Scam … Docks Three for N5m Fraud

Abdul Jimoh- June 9, 2016

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  EFCC,  on Thursday, June 9, 2016 , arraigned one Abdullahi Adamu Usman aka Dan China alongside his company,  Solid ... Read More

FG To Save N1b Annually From Board Meetings

AMT Tanimu- April 29, 2016

Kemi AdeosunNigeria's Finance In continuation of its cost-cutting drive, the Federal Government has pegged the frequency of meetings of part-time Chairmen and members Committees, Boards ... Read More

Ministry Of Finance To Strengthen FAAC To Achieve Transparency

Henry Solomon- March 20, 2016

The Federal Ministry of Finance says it is taking steps to strengthen and increase the capacity of the Post-Mortem Sub-Committee of the Federation Account Allocation ... Read More

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun on Economic Issues. Good Morning Nigeria

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 14, 2016

The Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun says Nigeria’s action to borrow will stimulate growth in the nation’s economy. Mrs Adeosun who said this on NTA’s ... Read More

Federal Government Set To Review Insurance (Consolidated) Bill

Abdul Jimoh- January 11, 2016

  The Federal Government has concluded plans to review The Insurance (Consolidated) Bill. This move is aimed at making the Bill conform to the ideals ... Read More