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Oby Ezekwesili Asks Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala Some Pertinent Questions on Twitter.

Posted ago by Kowope

Former Vice President of World Bank’s Africa division & former Nigerian minister Oby Ezekwesili is seeking to know what happened to the $10billion missing from the NNPC account. She tweeted at the Coordinating Minister for the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala …

The Truth About Govt’s Position on ASUU Strike – Finance Ministry

Posted ago by Elsie

This is a press statement from the Federal Ministry of Finance about the ongoing ASUU strike. It’s been four long months (quite shameful I must add) with no apparent resolution to the conflict in sight…and some people are blaming the …

Sahara Reporters Lies Again – Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Posted ago by admin

This article was sent to NE by the Special Adviser to the Coordinating Minister for the Economy and Minister of Finance Read Below Earlier today (September 10, 2013), Saharareporters published a scurrilous and totally false story titled “Nigeria’s Finance Minister Okonjo-Iweala …

ASUU STRIKE: Blame Finance Minister

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This is a government that signed an agreement with us on January 24, 2012, to the effect that they would inject N100 bn as funding into the universities in the first month; and that before the end of 2012, they …

N92bn Allowance: Nigerians Rubbish Okonjo Iweala, Back ASUU Strike To Continue

Posted ago by admin

Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is currently under fire over a recent statement attributed to her, when he said that the federal government cannot afford the N92bn demanded by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. Angry Nigerians, while describing …

Let the Strike Continue! FG Can’t Meet With ASUU Demands – Okonjo-Iweala

Posted ago by admin

Hopes of quick resolution of the present face-off between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities were dashed on Tuesday as the Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said the government has no resources to meet the …

N606bn Withdrawn From ECA In Three Months —Report

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                  The Federal Government withdrew the sum of N606.12bn from the Excess Crude Account within the first three months of this year, the Budget Monitoring and Evaluation report prepared by the Ministry …

Mortgages Will Be Cheaper In 2014 – Okonjo-Iweala

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   The Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minster of the Economy, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, made a statement assuring Nigerians of cheaper mortgages that will assist them to own houses from early 2014, saying the problem of housing has been compounded due …

Clarifying Nigeria’s Debt Status, By Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

Posted ago by admin

There has recently been a lot of misinformation and misconception in our public debate on debt. My goal in this article is to shed some light on the public debt, to clarify the real state of Nigeria’s debt position, and …

Okonjo-Iweala hails Nollywood, says it has created 200,000 jobs

Posted ago by admin

In the spirit of celebrating the 14th anniversary of Democracy in Nigeria, the Minister of finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has revealed that Nollywood, under the administration of president Goodluck Jonathan has created over 200,000 direct jobs. The former Managing …

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala’s Kidnapped Mum Has Been Freed.

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The 82-year old mother of the Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Prof. Kamene Okonjo, has been released five days after she was kidnapped by unknown gunmen from her home in Ogbe-Ofu quarters, Ogwashi -Uku, Aniocha south local government area of …

Thisday to honour Diezani Alison Madueke, Dora Akunyili, Atiku Abubakar, Sefi Ata, Others at the 17th ThisDay Annual Awards

Posted ago by webmaster

ThisDay has unveiled an extensive list of men and women that will be honoured at the 17th edition of their Annual Awards. The awards seeks to celebrate Nigerian women of distinction and lifetime achievers.