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Adeosun advises Nigerians on non-oil revenues to drive development

Kemi Adeosun The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has advised Nigerians to focus on non-oil revenue growth, tax compliance and budget transparency to drive economic development‎ in the country. The minister gave the advice on Friday during a Finance Ministers’ meeting convened by the G24 Group at the ongoing IMF/World Bank Spring meetings in Washington DC. She discussed strategies …

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BDCs, compliance efforts and naira travails

For the first time in several months, officials of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Department of State Service (DSS), the Police and over 3,000 directors of Bureaux de Change (BDC) operators found themselves under one roof. The emergency meeting, organised at the instance of the Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON), in Lagos, last week, was …

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Reps summon Magu, Emefiele, NNPC boss over allegedly stolen $17b oil money

House of Representatives The House of Representatives Ad hoc Committee probing $17 billion undeclared oil proceeds has summoned several top government functionaries to appear before the panel today.The Chairman of the committee, Abdulrazak Namdas, listed those to be summoned, which included the acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) IbrahimMagu at the opening of the investigation in Abuja …

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USNC seeks partnership with Nigerian businessmen

Chairman of the FMN Group, John G. Coumantaros The US Nigeria Council (USNC) has unveiled plans to create partnerships between Nigerian and American businesses to forge a backbone of strong bilateral ties for the two nations. The Council is also set to advance diversification and job creation in Nigeria. In a statement made available to The Guardian, the council will also develop …

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Experts differ on reduction of CBN governor’s powers

Central Bank Governor Godwin Emefiele (left);  his Deputy, Sarah Alade and her counterpart in Operations, Suleiman Barau during a press conference in Abuja …<br /> PHOTO: PHILIP OJISUA The last appears not to have been heard on the outburst of the Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, demanding a cut in the powers of the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria …

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Monetary, fiscal authorities agree on harmonisation of policies

Deputy Governor, Financial System Stability, Central Bank of Nigeria, Dr. Okwu Joseph Nnana (left); Deputy Governor, Operations, Adebayo Adelabu; Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun; Prof. Sam Olofin; CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele; Minister for Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma; CBN Deputy Governor, Economic Policy, Dr. Sarah Alade; Minister, Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr. Okechukwu Enelama; and CBN Deputy Governor, Corporate …

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