NIGERIA: Finance Bill Signed into Law

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari has announced via his Twitter handle that the Finance Bill has been signed into law. It was signed and submitted alongside the 2020 budget to the national assembly. The bill would reform the country’s tax laws, aligning them with global best practices, support MSMEs, encourage investments in infrastructure and capital markets,… Continue reading NIGERIA: Finance Bill Signed into Law

ZIMBABWE: Finance Minister Optimistic As Inflationary Pressure Gets Tamed

Photo credit: Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube via Twitter

According to statistics agency, Zimtat; Zimbabwe’s economic atmosphere has taken a slight turn for the positive as the month-on-month inflation reduces as opposed to the painful increase in the year-on-year inflation which rose from 56.9 per cent in January to 59.4 per cent in February. The price of goods and services in the country have… Continue reading ZIMBABWE: Finance Minister Optimistic As Inflationary Pressure Gets Tamed