Tags : Mrs. Zainab Ahmed

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, […]

Federal Government Approves ₦20.1B For Purchase Of Customs Equipment

The Federal Executive Council, FEC, has approved 20.1 billion naira for the acquisition of various operational equipment for the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed disclosed this to State House Correspondents on Wednesday, April 14, 2021, after the week’s virtual Federal Executive Council meeting presided over by […]

“Digital Technology will Boost Economic Transformation” -Buhari

The Federal Government has urged Nigerians to take advantage of Technology and Digitisation to equip themselves with relevant skills. President Muhammadu Buhari gave the advice in Abuja at the 50th Annual Accountants’ Conference of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). Represented by the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, […]

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 […]

FEC Approves $3.1bn For Automation Of Nigeria Customs

The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved $3.1 billion for the end to end automation of the Nigeria Customs Service (NCS).  The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, disclosed this at the end of the FEC virtual meeting in Abuja on Wednesday, September 2, 2020. According to her, the concessionary period is 20 years and […]

IPPIS: No Pay For Defiant ASUU Members – Finance Minister

Finance, Budget and National Planning Minister, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed  has  warned that members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) who have not registered in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) will not be paid their salaries for the month of February. The minister sounded the warning on Thursday while speaking  at […]