Minister for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed, has identified the importance of the capital market to Nigeria's economic growth.
Nigeria's Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed has pledged to assist AMCON in recovering some of the debts owed to it debtors via the use of promissory notes.
Members of the House of Representatives have commenced an investigation into the failed Abuja CCTV project funded with a $460 million loan.
The FG has secured approval from World Bank to borrow $3 billion for the expansion of the power transmission and distribution.
The NBC and other manufacturers of carbonated drinks may have to start paying excise duties as the FG identifies new revenue streams.
Zainab Ahmed, the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, will be heading Nigeria's delegation to the 2019 annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF)
President Muhammadu Buhari has been urged to include Godwin Emefiele, Zainab Ahmed as well as some other ministers in the EAC.
The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators (ABCON) has warned the Federal Government against the proposed increment in VAT.
Minister of Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola, noted that the bulk of the proposed VAT would be enjoyed by the States and the LGAs.
The Minister of Finance has lamented Nigeria's poor collection rate of VAT, saying it is 0.2%, lower than the African average of 0.33%.