FEC approves AfDB’s $1.5mn loan for Lagos-Abidjan road project

The Finance Minister, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, on Wednesday disclosed that the Federal Executive Council (FEC) approved that Nigeria should get $1.5 million loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB) for the Lagos-Abidjan highway project. The fund is part of the $13.5 million approved by the AfDB in 2016 to finance the project, according to the […]

FG seeks stakeholders’ support on human capital devt initiatives

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Zainab Ahmed has appealed to all stakeholders, including community service organizations, the private sector, traditional leaders and development partners, to join hands with the government to address the problems of human capital capacity building in the country. Noting that the need to improve the capacity of the nation’s human resource […]

New finance minister vows to ensure economic stability

The Supervising Minister of Finance, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, on Monday, promised to ensure that government’s efforts to improve the performance of the nation’s economy would be given priority during her tenure. The Minister gave this assurance as she formally resumed duties in the Ministry’s headquarters in Abuja. Ahmed was received at the Ministry by the […]