Tag Mohammadu Buhari

Nigerian Senate passes 2021 Budget adds N505b expenditure

The Nigerian Senate passed the 2021 Budget containing an additional expenditure of NGN505billion (+3.84%) on 21 December 2020. President Buhari presented the 2021 Budget to the National Assembly in October 2020, and the amount for expenditure was NGN13.08 trillion. Revised…

President Buhari presents 2021 Budget to National Assembly

On 8 October 2020, President Mohammadu Buhari presented the 2021 Budget to the National Assembly. The estimate for expenditure is NGN13.082 trillion, while revenue is NGN7.886 trillion. The fiscal deficit is NGN5.196 trillion: an increase of 4% compared to the…

President Buhari appoints Nami as new chairman of FIRS

President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Muhammad M. Nami, as the new Executive Chairman of the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS). FIRS is responsible for assessing, collecting and accounting for tax and other revenue accruing to the Federal Government of Nigeria.…