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List of Finance Ministers Nigeria Has Had Since 1999 and the Regions They Came from

In Nigeria’s governance system, the position of the Minister of Finance is a very crucial one as whoever occupies it wields a significant influence that determines the countries economic growth and development. Photo credit: Facebook/Federal Ministry of Finance Like other ministerial positions, it is the president that appoints the finance minister.

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List of Finance Ministers Nigeria Has Had Since 1999 and the Regions They Came from

POLITICS

Tuesday Morning Main NEWS (3/11/2020)

1) FG reveals why payment of October salaries is delayed The Federal Government has given reasons for the delay in the payment of October salaries to some civil servants. Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan, Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HoCSF), in a statement issued by Mrs. Olawunmi Ogunmosunle, Director of Information, Office of the HoCSF, assured that necessary steps have been taken to resolve the matter. Yemi-Esan said the delay was due to the fact that the 2020 budget was passed before the conclusion

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Tuesday Morning Main NEWS (3/11/2020)

CAREER-JOBS

Meet the female Nigerian architect who designed the building of the Federal Ministry of Finance

Architecture is one of the professions that bring ideas into reality. An architect is a creative professional who is the brain behind beautiful and breathtaking structural edifices we can see all around us. Architects impact our lives and the environment positively. It is impressive and noteworthy finding brilliant women doing wonderfully well in Architecture, a field mostly dominated by men.

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Meet the female Nigerian architect who designed the building of the Federal Ministry of Finance

POLITICS

The List Of Past And Present Controller Generals Of Custom.

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) is an independent customs service under the supervisory oversight of the Nigerian Ministry of Finance, responsible for the collection of customs revenue, Facilitation of both national and international trade and anti-smuggling activities. Agency overview Formed 1891 Jurisdiction Federal Ministry of Finance (Nigeria) Employees 18,000 Agency executive Col Hameed Ali, Comptroller General. The NCS is head by the comptroller general, who oversees the work of six deputy comptroller

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The List Of Past And Present Controller Generals Of Custom.

POLITICS

Nigerian Military Retirees Took To The Street Of Abuja To Protest About Their Entitlements (Photos)

The military retirees in Nigeria took to the street in Abuja to protest the non-payment of their entitlements or to stop every unnecessary deduction from their monthly benefits (pension). It can be recounted that Nigerian military retirees in their numbers from different zones of the country gathered at Abuja to vent their angers through protest the ill-treatment being given to them after their retirement from service by the Government. According to Mr. Anthony Gbaja Agbas, who is the leader of the Ex-servicemen

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Nigerian Military Retirees Took To The Street Of Abuja To Protest About Their Entitlements (Photos)

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Top 4 available Grants in Nigeria for Entrepreneurs and how to Register

Currently in Nigeria they are some available grants giving by the Federal Government or Non Governmental Organization to entrepreneurs for the purpose of expanding their Businesses. In Today's article I am going to show you some of the available business grants in Nigeria and how to apply. These are some of the available Business Grants in Nigeria: 1. YouWIN connect Nigeria: This is a programme designed by the Federal Ministry Of Finance to promote Entrepreneurship, employment, funding their businesses and educate

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Top 4 available Grants in Nigeria for Entrepreneurs and how to Register

POLITICS

See Photos: Federal Ministry Of Finance And Akwa Ibom Government Inspects World Bank Project Sites.

FEDERAL MINISTRY OF FINANCE, A’IBOM GOVT INSPECT WORLD BANK PROJECT SITES …Contracting Firms Assure of Quality, Timely Work Delivery Akwa Ibomites residing in the city centre of the State and environs who have been facing severe environmental degradation and threat caused by flood and heavy toll gully erosion along Etim Umana, St. Luke’s Hospital, Anua and IBB Way flood prone areas will soon breathe a sigh of relief.  This is because the ongoing erosion control and construction work of drainage structures

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See Photos: Federal Ministry Of Finance And Akwa Ibom Government Inspects World Bank Project Sites.

ECONOMY-FINANCE

How State Govs Lost Out In The Fight To Stop N172bn Deduction For Parish Club Refund

State Governors in Nigeria may have lost out in the ongoing fight to stop the deduction of $418 million (N172 billion) to private consultants on Paris Cub refund. As a result of this, about 33 state may find it difficult to pay salaries after the federal government commenced the deduction of N172 billion.

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How State Govs Lost Out In The Fight To Stop N172bn Deduction For Parish Club Refund

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FG Nominates C'River Finance Commissioner Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr for National Assignment

Federal Ministry of Finance has nominated Cross River State Commissioner for Finance, Mr Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr as a member of Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for 2020 National Council On Finance and Economic Development (NACOFED) Conference in Abuja. The Conference which is organized by the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) will be held this November under the watch of Honorable Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed. The Council which is an advisory body responsible

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FG Nominates C'River Finance Commissioner Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr for National Assignment

POLITICS

Reps ‘uncover’ illegal N2bn paid to Malami from recovered loot to prosecute suspects

Information from our reliable source reveals that the House of Representatives have claimed to uncover an illegal payment of N2 billion to the Attorney-General of the federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) from the recovered funds account. According to reports, the Attorney General unlawfully requested and took the said amount for the prosecution of terror suspects.

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Reps ‘uncover’ illegal N2bn paid to Malami from recovered loot to prosecute suspects

POLITICS

Federal Government Promises Nigerians That Recession Will Soon Go Away

The Federal Government has guaranteed that Nigeria would leave the recession in the first quarter of the year 2021.  Mrs Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, gave the confirmation at the progressing 26th edition of Nigerian Economic Summit.  This culmination was coordinated on Monday by the Federal Ministry of Finance, Budget, and National Planning and Nigerian Economic Summit Organization in Abuja.  The Minister noticed that the COVID-19 epidemic influenced the current slump in

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Federal Government Promises Nigerians That Recession Will Soon Go Away

HEALTH

UNFPA Thumps Up Cross River's Performance On Project Implementation

The United Nations Population Funds (UNFPA) has lauded the implementation actions of Cross River State Government on project performance implementation within the last five years. Also commendable according to UNFPA, was the Governor Ben Ayade's initiative for creating the office of the Ministry of International Development Cooperation (MIDC) as the coordinating Ministry on Donor Funded projects which has made the implementation of projects seamless. The UNFPA team lead in the Federal Ministry of Finance,

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UNFPA Thumps Up Cross River's Performance On Project Implementation

POLITICS

Just In: Goodnews For All Nigerians As President Buhari Sts To Make Petrol Price N100 Per Litre, Read Official Speech

The president on Nigeria, Mohammadu Buhari today, said he has called for national conference regarding the integrating modular petroleum refinery operation to help improve the capacity of petroleum production and that will help to bring down the price of petroleum in the country.

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Just In: Goodnews For All Nigerians As President Buhari Sts To Make Petrol Price N100 Per Litre, Read Official Speech

BUSINESS

FG Plans To Reduce The Minimum Tax Rate From 0.5% To 0.25% Next Fiscal Year

A post which has gone viral today being November 17th 2020 on various media platform, has it that The Federal Government plans to reduce the minimum tax rate to be paid by companies in the next fiscal year from 0.5% to 0.25% of the gross turnover of the company due to the recent economic environment which has worsened by the terrible influence of the coronavirus pandemic. Intelligence report gathered from various online media by foxxymobile team on 17th of November 2020, has it that the fresh draft Finance Bill

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FG Plans To Reduce The Minimum Tax Rate From 0.5% To 0.25% Next Fiscal Year

POLITICS

FG To Reduce Fuel Price To N100 Per Litre

The federal government of Nigeria, under the administrative leadership of President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed their plans to reduce fuel price to N100 per litre.

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FG To Reduce Fuel Price To N100 Per Litre

POLITICS

Today's Headlines: Buhari unveils plans to reduce fuel price below N100 per litre

Buhari unveils plans to reduce fuel price below N100 per litre The federal government has disclosed plans to crash the price of refined petroleum products below N100 per litre.

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Today's Headlines: Buhari unveils plans to reduce fuel price below N100 per litre

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: 13 confirmed dead in Benue tanker explosion, Hunters foil herdsmen’s kidnap attempt in Osun

The Benue State Emergency Management Agency has confirmed thirteen deaths from the petroleum tanker fire disaster at Ochigbudu, Agatu local government area of the State.Daily Post Nigeria had reported the incident occurred on Sunday afternoon when a tanker conveying petroleum product fell on the road side in a residential area of the community.

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Today's Headlines: 13 confirmed dead in Benue tanker explosion, Hunters foil herdsmen’s kidnap attempt in Osun

POLITICS

Fuel price to reduce to less than N100

The government led by president Mohammadu Buhari has vowed to enhance the capacity and reduce the cost of petroleum products.The government stated that it has completed plans to organize a national conference on integrating modular petroleum refinery operations.

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Fuel price to reduce to less than N100

ECONOMY-FINANCE

FG Nominates C'River Finance Commissioner Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr for National Assignment

Federal Ministry of Finance has nominated Cross River State Commissioner for Finance, Mr Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr as a member of Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for 2020 National Council On Finance and Economic Development (NACOFED) Conference in Abuja. The Conference which is organized by the Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) will be held this November under the watch of Honorable Minister of Finance, Budget and Planning, Mrs Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed. The Council which is an advisory body responsible

  2 years ago ago
FG Nominates C'River Finance Commissioner Asuquo Ekpenyong Jr for National Assignment

BUSINESS

Breaking: Workers will get October Salary this Week -FG

The national government has given explanations behind the postponement in the installment of October, 2020 pay to some government employees guaranteeing that important advances have been taken to determine the issue this week.  FG. Head of Civil Service of the Federation, Dr. Folasade Yemi-Esan in an assertion gave on Monday, clarified that the deferral is because of the way that the 2020 spending plan was passed before the finish of arrangement on the new Minimum Wage and its weighty change.  She went further

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Breaking: Workers will get October Salary this Week -FG