Tag archive for ‘Adeosun’
By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

The economy is working under Buhari – Osinbajo

President won’t burden with unserviceable debts, Adeosun assures Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Monday said that President Muhammadu Buhari-led administration is investing in infrastructure and making specific More...

By Bar and Bench On Thursday, September 28th, 2017

2017 Budget: Senate summons Adeosun, Udoma

The Senate on Thursday summoned the Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun and  Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma to appear before its Joint Committee on Finance and Appropriation More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Nigeria to pull out from 90 international organisations

The Federal Government says it will trim down Nigeria’s membership of over 310 international organisations and associated financial obligations to safeguard the nation from possible financial embarrassment. The More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, July 14th, 2017

FG probes assets of 150 moneybags, says Adeosun

Hires assets tracers to probe their tax payment status Indications emerged on Thursday that there is no hiding place for moneybags who had temporarily succeeded in evading tax payment. This is because the Federal More...

By Bar and Bench On Friday, June 23rd, 2017

NNPC completes refund of N450 billion to Nigerian govt, states, LGs – Adeosun

The Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has completed the refund of N450 billion to the federation account, to be shared among the federal, states and local governments. The Permanent Secretary, Ministry More...

By Bar and Bench On Saturday, June 17th, 2017

FG hires foreign investigators to trace illicit funds—Adeosun

The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, on Friday, disclosed that the Federal Government had engaged a global investigation agency to track illicit funds originating from Nigeria to different parts of the world. Adeosun More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017

Honourable Minister, this is bad PR, by Muyiwa Kayode

After receiving a delegation of PRCAN members, The honourable Minister of Information assured them that government will work with Nigerian PR Consultants. The characteristic “I am doing you guys a favour” attitude More...

By Bar and Bench On Monday, March 27th, 2017

41 Banned Items: Buhari’s ministers, others plotting Emefiele’s sack

  Strong indications emerged at the weekend that some ministers in President Muhammadu Buhari’s cabinet are plotting the sack of Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, over his refusal More...

By Bar and Bench On Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017

Adeosun wants National Assembly to cut CBN governor’s powers

  The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, yesterday asked for the reduction of the powers of the governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). She blamed the extensive powers of the governors for the disconnect More...

By Bar and Bench On Tuesday, March 21st, 2017

FG, states, LGs share N429.127bn for February

A total of N429.127 billion was distributed among the three tiers of government at the end of the Federal Account Allocation Committee (FAAC) meeting held on Tuesday in Abuja. The allocations were for February this More...