FG, states spend $6.4bn on intervention in North-east in two years
Mrs Zainab Ahmed, Minister of State for Budget and National Planning said on Thursday that the Federal Government and the six North-east States spent 6.4billion dollars on interventions in North-east between 2016 and 2017.
Presidency reviews 2018-2020 MTEF/FSP
The Presidency has submitted an amendment to the 2018 - 2020 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper (MTEF/FSP) to the Senate for consideration.This emerged as the Senate announced the postponement of debate on the general principles of the N8.612 trillion 2018 budget proposal.
NESG urges review of sold power assets, electricity tariff
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has recommended a review of the privatisation of the power sector.Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this at the end of summit yesterday that the Federal Government would raise a committee to implement the recommendations.
FG on course to present 2018 budget in Oct, says minister
The Minister of State for Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed says the Federal Government is on course to presenting the 2018 budget proposal to the National Assembly in October.
Unpacking Nigeria’s economic recovery and growth plan
We want to get away from our over dependence on oil and gas, specifically to enhance our foreign exchange earnings so that it isn’t only the oil industry that’s earning the country’s foreign exchange.
Minister of State okays improved facility at MMIA arrival hall
Minister of State, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has expressed satisfaction with the state of the arrival hall of the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, (MMIA), Lagos, commending Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria.....