Tag: Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

Peter Obi Claims Anambra Has N75bn In Its Coffers As His Tenure Comes To An End

The outgoing Governor of Anambra state, South East, Nigeria, Mr. Peter Obi has announced that Anambra state can boast of N75 billion in the  treasury even as his tenure comes to an end . This is as a result of prudent fiscal management and governance, the Governor said while speaking[Read More…]

Farouk Martins: How Ebele Lost Election Goodwill With El-rufai & Ribadu

How Ebele could have lost all the election goodwill including Nigeria’s cohorts of El-Rufai and Ribabu beats the heck out of many. He had most people in his grace. All you have to do is look back at his voters’ spread. By all means, Ebele was not a charlatan, always[Read More…]

Nigeria’s Economy Is Threatened As Excess Crude Account Gets Depleted – Okonjo-Iweala

Nigeria’s economy is threatened, the Minister of Finance and Supervising Minister of the Economy, Mrs. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, yesterday. This is because of continuous decline in the nation’s Excess Crude Account. In an interview at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Mrs Iweala said the reduction of the Excess Crude Account[Read More…]

No Cause For Alarm! NNPC Must Account For Missing $10.8 bn, NOI Assures Nigerians

The Co-ordinating minister of the economy and finance minister, Dr Mrs Ngozi Okonjo Iweala at a session with the South South professionals on Sunday revealed that her job is to make sure every money owned by the Federal Government of Nigeria goes into the Federation account. She also revealed that[Read More…]

Okey Ndibe: Nigerians Yawn Over Missing Billions

By Okey Ndibe   On December 9 and 10, several websites and newspapers published a startling letter that Governor Sanusi Lamido Sanusi of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) had written to President Goodluck Jonathan. In the letter, Mr. Sanusi alerted the president that the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC)[Read More…]

Projection Shows FG Will Service Debts With N2.08tn In Three Years

The Nigerian Federal Government plans to spend N2.08tn for debt-servicing in the next three years. Nigeria’s debt profile has risen steadily under the administration of Finance Minister and co-ordinating minister of the economy, Dr Mrs Ngozi Okonjo Iweala. Figures from the Debt Management Office have shown that Nigeria’s debt profile has[Read More…]

Governor Amaechi Points Accusing Fingers At Ngozi Okonjo Iweala Over Rivers’ Loans

The Governor of Rivers state, Rotimi Amaechi has called on the National of House Representatives to probe the role of the Finance Minister, Mrs Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and the Minister of Water Resources, Mrs Stella Ochekpe over their alleged roles in the seizure of the World Bank and African Development bank[Read More…]