The Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris FCNA has called on the leadership of Nigerian Universities to entrench the ideals of transparency, accountability and openness in the management of financial resources of the Universities. Director, Information, Press and Public Relations, OAGF, Henshaw Ogubike in a statement said, Idris, who...
The Kaduna State export enlightenment and engagement forum recently organised by Nigerian Export Import (NEXIM) Bank strongly aligns with the federal government’s strategic objectives of economic diversification, job creation and poverty reduction, according to Mrs. Zainab Ahmed, Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning. She stated this at the workshop...
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has concluded plans to increase the amount of foreign exchange allocated to banks to meet the requests of customers, particularly travelers, seeking foreign exchange for travel allowances, payment of tuition and medical fees, among other invisibles. This followed the stern warning issued by the...
As part of its efforts at modernizing tax administration in the country, the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), has introduced a new Tax Administration Solution (TaxPro-Max) for ease of tax compliance. The Director, Communications and Liaison Department, Dr Abdullahi Ismaila Ahmad in a statement quoted the Executive Chairman, FIRS, Mr...
Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) has said that it remitted N5.36 billion to the Consolidated Revenue Fund (CRF) from its Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) between January 2016 and March 2021. This was contained in a statement from the Strategic Communications Department of the Commission. According to the statement, the amount represents...
The new helmsman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria, ICAN has assured that the Institute under her leadership will work closely with governments at all levels on the challenge of setting a new agenda for national rebirth. The newly elected 57th president of the Institute, Mrs Comfort Olu...
The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed, has commissioned an ultra modern eye care facility at the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation and reiterated her support for the Federal Treasury. The Director, Information, Press and Public Relations, OAGF, Henshaw Ogubike in a statement...
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has solicited the support of the Ministry of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in the realisation of landed properties of banks in-liquidation within the FCT to enable it pay depositors of affected closed banks. The Director, Communication & Public Affairs Department, NDIC, Bashir A....
The Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris has condoled with the Nigerian Army and the respective families on the recent tragic demise of the former Chief of Army Staff and other Senior Army Officers. He said the Federal Treasury will mourn the loss for a long time because the...
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and Nigeria Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) have announced a US$750,000 grant to support the charting of the main channel of the Niger-Benue river in Nigeria, as part of the Regional Sealink Project, which aims to bridge the gap in maritime transport infrastructure and improve trade connectivity...