Aso Villa Reads for 28/11/17


Every day, we bring you the best stories the media is reporting about the Government of Nigeria.

Daily Trust reports that the Minister of Information and Culture Lai Mohammed has said that Whistleblowing Policy “has led to the recovery of about 43 million dollars and 56 houses from just one former government official and 2.9 billion dollars from other looters so far” and “151 million dollars and N8 billion in looted funds from just three sources.”

According to Business Day, “investment inflows into the Nigerian economy more than doubled to $4.2 billion just in the third quarter of 2017 from the previous quarter level, and also grew 147.5 percent on a year on year basis, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said on Monday”.

“Governor of Central Bank, Godwin Emefiele has said that Nigeria has attracted investment worth $10 billion following the import prohibition policy imposed on 41 items.” He also “noted that the key fiscal policies introduced by the current administration which are aimed at stabilizing the economy, have resulted into the reduction in the inflation rate from 18.9% to a little above 15%.” So reports Leadership.