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Finance Minister clarifies Nigerian’s plan on diaspora taxes

Finance Minister clarifies on the Nigerian's plan on diaspora taxes

According to Premium Times, the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, on Thursday gave clarifications on the Nigerian government’s plan on diaspora taxes. Mrs. Adeosun made this clarification during a Facebook LIVE video chat tagged “Tax Thursday”. While responding to questions during the tax programme monitored by PREMIUM TIMES’ correspondent, Mrs. Adeosun explained that the new tax regime isn’t meant for all ...

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FG approves N7.9bn for reimbursement to Kwara govt

FG approves N7.9bn for reimbursement to Kwara govt

According to Pulse, the Federal Executive Council presided over by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday approved N7.94billion for the reimbursement of Kwara Government to undertake the construction of the Kaiama-kishi road. The Minister of Works, Power and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola disclosed this while briefing State House correspondents alongside the Minister of Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi and Minister of Finance, ...

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Nigeria seeks Islamic Development Bank’s support in infrastructure financing

Nigeria seeks Islamic Development Bank’s support in infrastructure financing

“Nigeria has sought the support of the Islamic Development Bank to fund the construction of the Second Niger Bridge on Private Public Partnership (PPP) and other projects.”- The Guardian Nigeria also urged the speedy completion of on-going projects being sponsored by the bank in the country. This was stated at the weekend at the just-concluded 42nd annual meeting of the ...

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Nigeria, IMF meetings, affordable housing

Expert predicts growth in Nigeria’s real estate investment

“The just concluded Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) provided the Nigerian delegation an immeasurable opportunity to interface with leaders of the Bretton Woods institutions – The World Bank Group and the IMF itself. It was also a venue for bilateral meetings with the Japanese International Cooperation Agency as well as delegations from Switzerland, Norway and a number ...

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Adeosun meets int’l financiers over affordable housing

Adeosun meets int’l financiers over affordable housing

“Hopes of affordable housing brightened at the weekend as the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun met with international finance Institutions at the World Bank Spring Meetings to fine-tune arrangements on how Nigerians can enjoy affordable housing.”- The Sun Speaking at a forum, Adeosun said: “Delivering affordable housing is critical to the delivery of our reform agenda and it is ...

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Kemi Adeosun explains 2017 budget figures

FG to issue promissory notes to contractors on domestic debts

The Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, yesterday, made it known that the Federal Government would put forward the sum of N6,866,335,052,740 as budget for 2017. According to The Guardian, the Minister told members of the Senate Committee on Finance, led by its chairman, John Owan Enoh (PDP, Cross River Central), that government would present the figure because it spends over ...

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FG to float $25bn infrastructure fund

FG to float $25bn infrastructure fund

The Federal Government, yesterday, revealed plans to set up a $25 billion infrastructure fund to bridge the funding gap in infrastructure development in the country. The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, made the disclosure at the inauguration of the 10-year Capital Market Master Plan, Nigeria Investor Protection Fund (NIPF), and the launch of the Corporate Governance Scorecard for quoted ...

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