Economic recession is certain, says Finance Minister

  Nigeria’s economy will go into a recession at an average of -4.4 per cent, the…

Finance Minister: It’s important to close Nigeria’s border at this time

  “It is important that the borders were closed at this time because of Nigeria’s commitment…

Finance Minister: Nigeria has highest returns on investment in Africa

  Despite economic slowdown, Nigeria still guarantees highest return on investment, the Minister of Finance, Budget…

Buhari reluctant to close borders, says Finance Minister

  The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, on Sunday said that President Muhammadu Buhari was…

Finance Minister defends border closure 

  The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, says the nation will not…

Finance Minister: There is no imminent plan to remove subsidy 

Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed, on Sunday said the Federal Government had “no imminent plan…

Kemi Adeosun resigns as Finance Minister

There was confusion Friday over reports that the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, had resigned…

Senators scold finance minister, walk out representative

The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources (Downstream), Kabiru Marafa, on Monday scolded the Minister of…

Nigeria’s 2017 capex to hit 440.9 bln naira next week, Adeosun says

Nigeria plans to release 100 billion naira for capital projects, taking its total spending in the…

Amiwero accuses Customs CG of usurping powers of Finance Minister

The National President, National Council of Managing Directors of Licensed Customs Agents (NCMDLCA), Mr. Lucky Amiwero,…

Senate asks finance minister to release N15bn for amnesty programme

Sequel to the five-month arrears being owed the 30,000 beneficiaries of the amnesty programme, the Senate…

Senate asks finance minister to release N15bn for amnesty programme

Sequel to the five-month arrears being owed the 30,000 beneficiaries of the amnesty programme, the Senate…