Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Zainab Ahmed

September 26, 2022

Lawmakers to grill Emefiele, Zainab Ahmed over controversial scanner contract

“We do not want to see any representation. We want to take a decision about Nigeria. This is about the revenue of the country.”

Zainab-Ahmed and CBN
September 18, 2022

NASS to reduce budget deficit through Finance Act

Mr Musa said there was an urgent need to look into other areas beyond crude oil to generate revenue to fund the budget.

Nigerian Senate
September 14, 2022

Senate to reduce Buhari’s N6 trillion proposed import waiver by 50%

The Senate says it plans to reduce the import duties waivers proposed for the N19.76 trillion 2023 budget with an attendant deficit of N12.4 trillion.

September 4, 2022

Without subsidy, petrol will cost N462 per litre: NNPC

This revelation comes in the wake of attempts by the President Buhari regime to remove petroleum subsidy.

Mele Kyari and NNPC new logo
August 31, 2022

I’ll bake bigger national cake, not bigger debts, if elected president: Atiku

Mr Abubakar noted that going into more debt would be a recipe for macroeconomic instability in Nigeria.

President Muhammadu Buhari/Atiku Abubakar
August 29, 2022

Nigeria’s debt to reach N50 trillion as FG proposes N11.3 trillion budget shortfall in 2023

Finance minister Zainab Ahmed said the regime plans to spend N19.76 trillion next year, out of which the government could only raise N8.46 through oil sales and other revenues.

President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigerian Minister of Finance Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed
August 19, 2022

Buhari approves fuel subsidy removal, takes effect June 2023

Mr Buhari’s new deadline for fuel subsidy removal will be a month after he hands over power, leaving his successor to deal with any backlash that may follow the decision.

President Muhammadu Buhari/fuel pump
August 15, 2022

We sent donkeys, other equipment to help Nigeria crush Biafra: Nigerien Defence Minister

“Niger has always been at Nigeria’s side in difficult times, Biafra Niger has sent soldiers and donkeys to defuse the bombs for the benefit of the military.”

Alkassoum Indatou
August 9, 2022

Reps summon finance minister over fuel subsidy claims

Ms Ahmed recently said that the country will require N6.7 trillion to service the subsidy this year.

House of Representatives, [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter handle of Reps NGR]