Nigeria’s Economic Growth Outlook Positive – Adeosun

…Targets 7% Growth In the Next Three Years  …Ogun State Has Attracted Over $2bn Investments – Amosun   The Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, disclosed on Tuesday that the country’s economic outlook for the year 2018 and beyond was positive. She stated that the country was now resilient after exiting recession and has […]

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Economic Devt: Adeosun Seeks More Technical, Institutional Support For West Africa

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday called for more technical and institutional support from the Africa Regional Technical Assistance Center West 2 (AFRITAC West 2) for West African countries. Adeosun made the call while declaring open the sixth Steering Committee meeting of the IMF –AFRITAC West 2 in Abuja which was attended […]


El-Rufai, Adeosun Meet Kaduna Business Leaders, Tax Payers … As Kaduna Hosts VAIDS Stakeholder Symposium On March 1st

Executive Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai and the Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, will on Thursday, March 1, 2018 meet with business leaders, business owners and tax payers in Kaduna over the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS). The Kaduna State Government is hosting the VAIDS Stakeholders’ Symposium, which is […]


FG To Examine Revenue Losses To FCT

The Federal Government has agreed to look into claims of surrounding states losing revenues to the Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun made the offer on Monday when she received the Niger State Governor, Alhaji Mohammed Bello in her office in Abuja. Adeosun lamented that losing N1 billion monthly to […]

N350b coming for capital projects

UP to N350 billion will be released in the first tranche for capital projects in this year’s budget, Minister of Finance Mrs. Kemi Adeosun said yesterday. At the presentation of the 2017 Appropriation Act in Abuja, the minister said the Federal Government had enough cash for the execution of key projects and initiatives this fiscal […]

Adeosun wants FG, IITA partnership on national youth agric program

The Nigerian Minister of Finance, Honorable Kemi Adeosun, says the country will benefit by signing up for the African Development Bank funded ENABLE Youth (Empowering Novel Agri-Business-Led Employment) ( Program. Nigeria’s signatory to the ENABLE youth program will make the oil-rich country the third African country coming behind Cameroon and Sudan to benefit from funds under […]

Finance minister: Treasury looting too easy in Nigeria

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun yesterday said high level corruption was endemic in Nigeria because it was too easy for people to loot public funds. He said the Federal Government was working to block avenues for looting and make it harder to hide stolen funds abroad. Adesoun spoke when she chaired a showcase session on […]

Nigeria will not seek IMF loan – Adeosun

Nigeria’s finance minister, Kemi  Adeosun  says the country will not apply for an IMF, International Monetary Fund loan as it is pursuing its own economic reform plan. “For us the IMF is really a lender of last resort when you have balance of payments problem. Nigeria doesn’t have balance of payments problems per se, it […]

Ecobank Collaborates With NIBSS On New Mobile Payment Solution mCash

  Ecobank Collaborates With NIBSS On New Mobile Payment Solution mCash   Ecobank has joined a collaboration between the Nigeria Interbank Settlement Scheme, NIBSS and the four major telecommunications operators, Etisalat, MTN, Airtel and Globacom, to offer a new and innovation mobile money payment solution, mCash. The new mobile payment solution enables easy payments using […]

FG is Committed to Infrastructure Financing’—Adeosun

FG is Committed to Infrastructure Financing’—Adeosun The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun on Tuesday emphasised the importance critical infrastructure projects, especially in the areas of Rail and Power to the country’s economic development. She spoke during the visit of the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. Zhou Pingjian, to her office in Abuja. Adeosun described […]