Plans are underway by the Federal Government to remove subsidies on petrol and electricity in 2022, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, has said.
Despite outcry and protests against the administration’s penchant for frequent borrowing, the Federal Government, yesterday, hinted of its plan to borrow more to finance the N6.258 trillion deficit in the proposed 2022 budget.
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmad, says the growth and development of any country depend on the level of the resourcefulness of its citizens
Of recent, the issues of Nigeria’s mounting national debt, high cost of servicing them and how to recoup monies spent on constructing critical infrastructure, have become a subject of intense public interest.
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has expressed hope that Nigerians will soon feel the impact of gradual growth in the nation’s economy.
Telecommunications company, MTN, has a payment plan with the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) to pay the tax remittance of two billion dollars.
The Federal Government has said it is leveraging private sector capital, efficiency and expertise to construct, repair and maintain critical road infrastructure in key economic corridors and industrial clusters. Minister of Finance, Budget, and National Planning, Dr. Zainab Ahmed, said the Road Infrastructure Tax Credit Scheme (RITCS) is a sustainable innovative approach to financing road…
Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has filed a lawsuit at the Federal High Court, Abuja, against President Muhammadu Buhari and two others.
The House of Representatives has expressed displeasure over the plan to borrow N5.62 trillion to finance deficit in the 2022 budget, while these agencies starve the government of fund.
Africa Association of Professional Freight Forwarders and Logistics of Nigeria (APFFLON) has expressed disappointment over alleged comments by the Minister of Finance
The National Industrial Court sitting in Abuja has restrained the Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, from reviewing downward the salaries and allowances of members of the Association of Specialist Medical Doctors in Academics (ASMEDA).
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, yesterday, said over N1.8 trillion smuggled vehicles were received in Nigeria.