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Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed

24 May 2022
Worried by Nigeria’s current financial challenges, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has been tasked to use technology and its newly commissioned portal to quickly address government's dwindling revenue profile across the board.
14 Oct 2021
Some lawyers have declared that the approval given to the Tax Appeal Tribunal (TAT) (Procedure) Rules, 2021 by the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed...
26 Sep 2021
The Centre for Black and African Arts and Civilisation (CBAAC) has repackaged celebration of black and African culture with an assemblage of famous black leaders.
6 Sep 2021
President Muhammadu Buhari has urged insurance firms in Nigeria to take advantage of ongoing efforts by the Federal Government to grow the non-oil sector of the economy through innovation.
30 May 2021
A deafening silence, at the weekend, surrounded the issue of delay in settlement of benefits to relations of dead military officers killed in battlefields in the ongoing war against insurgency in the country.
26 May 2021
The Nigerian Government is losing huge revenue from the solid mineral sector in the country, due to the lack of standardized guideline procedure and requirements for exporters despite...
2 Feb 2021
The Federal Government has restated its commitment to facilitate economic recovery and stimulate development.
13 Jan 2021
Nigerians have been told to prepare for more pain this fiscal year, as the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning Minister Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, and the Director-General, Budget Office of the Federation, Mr. Ben Akubueze...
12 Aug 2020
Nigeria’s economic growth is choking under the huge burden of debt servicing. As at end of the first quarter of this year, total public debt had risen to N28.628 trillion.
21 Jul 2020
The Federal Government has released N995. 665billion out of the N1.347trillion capital votes budgeted for the year. Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed disclosed the development in Abuja yesterday at the presentation of N162. 557 billion cheque to contractors
28 May 2020
As part of efforts to provide additional support for Nigeria’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and better respond to the virus in communities across the country, as well as to strengthen health systems in the aftermath of the acute pandemic response..
25 Feb 2020
Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, has reiterated the resolve of the Federal Government to implement efficient fiscal incentives for stock market investors.


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Banks in satellite towns of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), on Saturday opened for business as directed by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).
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At least 19 people were killed when a tornado and severe storms swept through the US state of Mississippi late Friday, authorities told ABC News. Search and rescue operations were underway in Sharkey and Humphreys counties, about 70 miles (110 kilometers) north of state capital Jackson, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) said, according to…
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Fiercely outspoken Rwandan government critic Paul Rusesabagina, whose efforts to save people during the 1994 genocide inspired the Hollywood film "Hotel Rwanda", has been freed from prison after more than 900 days behind bars. Rusesabagina was released late Friday away from the media glare and will return to the United States after the Kigali government…
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The European Union and Germany on Saturday said they had struck a deal after a dispute over the planned phaseout by 2035 of the sale of cars using fossil fuels.
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An anti-terrorism court in northwest Pakistan has convicted and sentenced a Muslim man to death after he was accused of posting blasphemous content in a WhatsApp group. Blasphemy is a hugely sensitive issue in Muslim-majority Pakistan, where even unproven allegations can stir mobs and violence. Syed Muhammad Zeeshan was convicted under the Prevention of Electronic…