FG holds retreat over dwindling revenue
The Federal Ministry of Finance has organised a two-day national retreat on revenue generation in Kano to evolve new ideas and strategies for sourcing revenues to finance the 2016 budget and upgrade the country’s infrastructure.
The Governor of Kano State, Dr. Umar Abdullahi Ganduje, is expected to deliver the keynote address, while the Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, would declare the retreat open.
The Director Information, Salisu Na’inna Dambatta, said in a statement that experts on revenue generation and administration were invited to make presentations and contribute in articulating the way forward in revenue generation for Nigeria at the conference which is scheduled for July 13-15.
Eight state governors, ministers, chief executives of various government revenuegenerating agencies, directors of accounts and audit as well as revenue officers in Ministries.