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FG To Pay Resident Doctors Salary Arrears By May 7

The Federal Government has assured that members of the National Association of Resident Doctors (NARD) would be paid their salary arrears on or before May 7, 2021. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, gave the assurance following an exhaustive meeting with the Doctors, the Speaker of the House of Representatives, […]

Local Economy: FG To Borrow $750 Million On Behalf Of

The Federal Government is planning to borrow $750 million on behalf of the States to stimulate Local economy in Nigeria. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, made this disclosure in Abuja on Friday, November 13, 2020, at the inauguration ceremony of the Federal Steering Committee of the Nigeria COVID-19 Action […]

“Why Mambila Power Project Was Not Captured In 2021 Budget”

The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed has explained why Mambila Power Project was not captured in the 2021 budget. The Minister disclosed this on Tuesday, November 3, 2020, during a budget defense session with the House of Representatives Committee on Finance. According Channel TV, she said the Mambila Power Project was not removed from the […]

President Buhari Orders Distribution Of 150 Trucks Of Seized Rice

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered distribution of 150 trucks of rice seized by Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) to the 36 States of the Federation. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed disclosed this while fielding questions from Journalists at a News Conference in Abuja on Monday, April 6, 2020. The News […]