Tags : Zainab Ahmed

“Obaseki’s Claim On Printing Of ₦60BN Is Untrue” -Finance Minister

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed has said there was no truth in the claim made by the Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki that the Central Bank of Nigeria had to print between 50 Billion Naira and 60 Billion Naira for States to share in March at the meeting […]

“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 […]

“Nigeria’s Economy Risks Return To Recession” – Fed Govt

The federal government of Nigeria has warned that the nation risks a return to recession unless there is a strong third quarter economic performance. Minister of State for Finance, Budget and National Planning, Clement Agba  disclosed this yesterday while representing the Minister for Finance, Budget and National Planning Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, at an interactive session […]

Buhari Presides Sixth FEC Virtual Meeting, Honours Late Ex-Sports Minister,

The Federal Executive Council has held its sixth virtual meeting at the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The meeting held on Wednesday, July 8, 2020, was chaired by President Muhammadu Buhari. In attendance are the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo; Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Boss Mustapha; Chief of Staff to the President, […]

COVID-19: FG Approves $150 Million Stabilisation Fund

The Federal Government has announced the approval of $150million stabilisation fund to meet shortfalls in monthly allocations. The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs Zainab Ahmed, announced this on Monday, April 6, 2020, in Abuja during a media briefing on the measures to tackle the impact of the Coronavirus pandemic on the economy. […]

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 […]