Trusted Associates Gave Me Fake NYSC Certificate, Says Adeosun

—As Presidency Confirms Resignation Tayo Olanipekun The Presidency said it has accepted the resignation of the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, and that the Minister of State Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, has been appointed to oversee the Ministry of Finance with effect from today. Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, […]

Arunma Oteh, Adesina, Adeosun, Others For 2018 ASEA Conference

Registration is now open for the 22nd Annual African Securities Exchange Association (ASEA) Conference scheduled to hold on November 26 and 27, 2018 at Oriental Hotel, Lagos, Nigeria. According to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), attendees can register via the dedicated conference website, at www.asea-ngx2018.com. Also, a discount of $150 is available for conference attendees who register […]

Adeosun, Fashola, Sirika Meet China EXIM Bank Officials

Photo Caption: From Left; The Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr. Babatunde Raji Fashola; Minister of Federal Capital Territory, Alhaji Muhammad Musa Bello; Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun; President of China Export Import Bank, Liu Liange; Nigerian Ambassador to China, Ahmed Baba Jidda and Minister of State for Aviation, Abubakar Hadi Sirika, in a […]

FG Saves N68bn On Personnel Cost, Captures 511 MDAs Under IPPIS – Adeosun

Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Wednesday disclosed that the Federal Government had saved N68 billion on personnel cost in 2017. This brings the aggregate savings by the Government on personnel cost since 2007 to date to N288 billion. The Minister made this disclosure during her presentation of “Status Update on the Implementation of […]

FG Stopped Payment of Maina’s Salary Since March 2013 – Adeosun

….Has Been Removed From Govt’s Payroll – Accountant General of the Federation The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday, revealed that the Federal Government stopped the payment of salary to the former Chairman of the Pension Task Force Team, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina, in March 2013. The minister made this disclosure in Abuja […]

FG to move against widespread tax frauds- Adeosun

The Federal Government has announced its intention to nip off various widespread tax malpractice in the country, stressing that the country’s tax to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of six per cent is one of the lowest levels in the world. This was stated on Friday by the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun while speaking […]

Nigeria has unacceptably low level of non-oil revenue – Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has advised Nigerians to focus on non-oil revenue growth, tax compliance and budget transparency to drive economic development‎ in the country. The minister gave the advice on Friday during a Finance Ministers’ meeting convened by the G24 Group at the ongoing IMF/World Bank Spring meetings in Washington DC. […]

Adeosun urges CBN to extend BVN to micro finance banks

The Minister ofFinance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) toextend Bank Verification Number (BVN) requirement to account holders inMicrofinance Banks (MFBs). She saidthis would facilitate the detection of bank accounts which might have beenopened and operated in such banks by ghost workers and other syndicates. A statement by the ministry’s […]

Today’s Headlines

Today’s headlines Kogi governor promises to settle down for governance Fresh primary election in Ondo unnecessary- APC Benue gov promises to wipe out ghost workers from state Candidate imposition: Ogun APC writes, warns Amosun ahead LG polls CNPP wants independent investigation on budget padding FG not selling all national assets – Udo Udoma Nigeria on […]