The minister of finance is the custodian of assets and liabilities or riches and poverty of the country. Only the minister can explain what we have and don’t have. When Nigeria counted its assets in thousands
2 Dec 2020
Access to finance at an early stage has been identified as one of the critical challenges facing micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria, now compounded by the impact of the COVID-19
26 Nov 2020
Hope PSBank, a subsidiary of Unified Payment Services Limited and Nigeria’s premier digital-first bank has unveiled its brand identity as part of activities marking the commencement of banking operations
15 Nov 2020
Prof. Bolaji Owasanoye, the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC), says Nigeria is losing about 60 per cent...
30 Oct 2020
Dissatisfied with the pace of work on the Nekede/Ihiagwa/Federal University of Technology (FUTO) highway in Owerri West Local Council, the state government has ordered the contractor to refund immediately the N1.4 billion mobilisation fee paid by the administration of Emeka Ihedioha. To show seriousness, the State Executive Council (SEC) mandated the Attorney General and Commissioner…
24 Oct 2020
• ICPC Drags Rep Member To Court Over N1.6m Bribe The Minister of State, Budget, and National Planning, Prince Clem Ikanade Agba has assured that the days of putting money into projects without monitoring and evaluation were over. Agba gave the assurance in Kaduna while declaring open a four-day Capacity Building workshop for Departments of…
6 Oct 2020
As the race for the Director-General of the World Trade Organisation peaks, Nigeria’s former Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
31 Aug 2020
Housing professionals have warned that except there is an equilibrium between the rich and the poor in accessing housing finance, the wide gap in homelessness among the low-income earners that constitute about 85 per cent of the population may continue. They argued that the possibility of having an efficient, transparent financial sector that provides a…
11 Jul 2020
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, signed into law, the revised N10.8 trillion budget for the year 2020 passed by the National Assembly in June.
10 Jul 2020
The Federal Government has projected an aggregate expenditure of N11.86 trillion for 2021. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning
11 Jun 2020
Justice Ayokunle Faji of a Federal High Court, Lagos has stripped the Minister of Finance of power to amend the Taxes and Levies (Approved List for Collection) Act 2004.
6 Jun 2020
The House Committee on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has cleared Victoria Adejoke Orelope-Adefulire the Senior Special Assistant to President Muhammadu Buhari