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  1. Samguine

    Politics Ministers Flock Around Zainab Ahmed At FEC Meeting - The Sun News

    Ministers shortly before the commencement of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) meeting, presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, on Wednesday, were seen milling around Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, the minister overseeing the Ministry of Finance. President Muhammadu Buhari, last Friday, accepted the...
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    Politics 5 Things You Should Know About Acting Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed - The Pulse.ng

    1. Aspiration to become Nigeria's accountant general In 1982, the acting Finance Minister joined Kaduna State Ministry of Finance as an accountant with an aspiration of becoming the state's Accountant General. 2. Highest educational degrees Zainab Ahmed holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting...
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    Buhari administration takes steps to reduce tax burden on Nigerians – Premium Times Nigeria

    The Federal Executive Council (FEC) has approved two Executive Orders and five Amendment Bills to the country’s tax policies aimed at reducing tax burden on Nigerians and boosting ease of doing business. The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, stated this while briefing State House...
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    FEC approves procurement of 68 vehicles for Customs – BusinessDay : News you can trust

    Federal Executive Council has approved contracts for purchase of 68 operations vehicles for the Nigeria Customs Service Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun disclosed this while briefing State House Correspondents after the weekly FEC meeting presided over by President Muhammadu Buhari, at the...
  5. Samguine

    Nigerians to pay more for cigarettes, alcohol from today – Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog

    The new excise duty rates approved by President Muhammadu Buhari in March, will come into effect today as consumers of alcoholic.......... Read more via Nigeria News | Laila’s Blog – https://ift.tt/2xOqiQb Get More Nigeria Metro News
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    FG To Close 2017 Budget With N1.5trn Excess Capital Spending – Channels Television

    The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, says the Federal Government will be closing the 2017 budget with a capital spending in excess of N1.5 trillion. Mrs Adeosun. who revealed this development on Sunday in a series of tweets on her Twitter … Read more via Channels Television –...
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    Whistleblowing policy: FG recovers N14bn from tax evaders – The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper...

    Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, has revealed that the federal government has so far recovered about N13.9billion from tax evaders through the assistance of volunteers who provided tips on … Read more via The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News – https://ift.tt/2KRhifj...
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    Growth: Nigeria to mobilise more revenues, as tax payers’ base hits 19m – Adeosun – Business Day

    The Honourable Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun,disclosed on Thursday that the Federal Government would mobilise more revenues to drive its growth plan for the economy. The Minister made this known in Abuja at a … Read more via BusinessDay : News you can trust – https://ift.tt/2IBbKYb...
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    World Bank Officials Meet With Osinbajo, Adeosun, Others – Channels Television News

    World Bank Mission officials will on Wednesday be meeting with the Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun and some governors in Abuja, the nation’s capital. The delegates which comprise of 10 Executive Directors will hold discussions with the Nigerian Government on the...
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    Oby Ezekwesili reacts to video of ‘her fighting with Kemi Adeosun’ – Daily Post Newspaper

    A former minister of Education, Dr. Oby Ezekwesili, has reacted to the viral video purportedly showing her as embroiled in a fight with someone who looked like the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun aboard a flight. The footage, showing someone with a striking resemblance with the former …...
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    FG To Use Retruned $322.5m Abacha Loot For Social Investment – Channels Television

    The Federal Government has announced plans to use the recovered 322.5 million dollars Abacha loot to fund the Social Investment Scheme. According to the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, the investment will help address the health and education challenges affecting the poor and vulnerable...
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    Abacha loot: Adeosun blocks $16.9m payment to Malami’s lawyers – Vanguard News

    Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has refused to approve the payment of $16.9 million fees to two lawyers for the recovery of Abacha loot worth $321 million. Adeosun also wrote a strongly-worded letter to President Muhammadu Buhari, raising objections to the payment. Meanwhile, the...
  13. RemmyAlex

    Business FAAC: How FG, States, LGs Share N558bn for Sept [See BREAKDOWN]

    The Federation Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) yesterday shared N558 billion to the three tiers of government being revenue for the month of September 2017. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, said the gross statutory revenue of N423.961bn received for the month was lower than the...
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    Business Adeosun's Whistleblowers Recover N11.6 billion From Nigerians

    Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, said Tuesday that the federal government has received over 5,000 whistleblowing tips but only 365 were considered actionable. Since December 2016, when the policy was instituted in the country, the government said it had made first batch payment of N375.8...
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    Business Nigeria Is Coming Out Of Recession – Adeosun Confirms

    The Nigerian economy is gradually coming out of its worst recession in years, the finance minister, Kemi Adeosun, has said. “Nigeria is coming out of recession; we are beginning to see the signs and we will come out to become stronger,” the News Agency of Nigeria quotes Mrs. Adeosun as saying...
  16. RemmyAlex

    Business Nigeria: Prices Of Drugs Skyrocket

    The upward review of duties on imported products and goods by the Federal Government has raised prices of imported goods and products is causing patients and healthcare providers sleepless nights. Following the directive on Tax for medicaments by the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun to...
  17. RemmyAlex

    Politics FG Uncovers N450Bn Unremitted Revenue From 33 Agencies

    The Federal Government is set to recover about N450 billion operating surpluses that were not returned by 33 agencies from 2010 to 2015. The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeousun, made the announcement on Thursday in Abuja at a news conference. She said that an audit had been carried out on the...
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    Business Finance Minister, Adeosun Reveals Account Balance of Excess Crude Account

    The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday said that the balance of the excess crude account stood at 2.45 billion dollars. The crude balance for August stood at 2.91 billion dollars Adeosun, represented by the Permanent Secretary of the ministry, Mr Mahmoud Isa-Dutse said this in...
  19. RemmyAlex

    Business Nigeria: Finance Minister, Adeosun Reveals Account Balance of Excess Crude Account

    The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Tuesday in Abuja, said that the balance of the excess crude account stood at 2.91 billion dollars Mrs. Adeosun said N510.2 billion was shared among the federal, states and local governments as revenue realised in August. She made the disclosure...
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    Business FAAC: How FG, States, LGs Shared Allocation For July 2016

    Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday in Abuja said that N443.6 billion was shared among the Federal, States and Local Governments in July. The amount is 11 per cent less than the N559 billion that was distributed in June. Adeosun, who was represented by the Permanent Secretary...
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