Tag Archives: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

COVID-19: IMF Grants Nigeria $3.4bn Emergency Support To Fight Pandemic

The Federal government has been granted $3.4 billion by the International Monetary Fund IMF after requesting to help address the severe economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the sharp fall in oil prices. On Tuesday April 28, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the financial request, according to LIB. In a statement…

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IMF Backs Nigeria on Border Closure Over Illegal Trade

The International Monetary Fund has backed Nigeria’s closure of its borders with some neighbouring countries over issues bordering on illegal trade. Mr Abebe Selassie, the Director of the African Department at the IMF, gave the position at a media briefing on the sidelines of the World Bank/IMF Annual Meetings in Washington D.C. He was responding…

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Christine Lagarde Impressed With Buhari’s Government! Meets With Adeosun, Udoma, Amaechi & Fashola

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde has said that she is impressed with President Muhammadu Buhari government’s response to challenge of sustained, low oil prices. Lagarde, who is in the country on a four-day working visit, reportedly said this during a closed-door meeting with Buhari at the Presidential Villa, according to…

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Photos: IMF Executives Meets With Vice President Yemi Osinbajo

 “IMF Senior Resident Representative/ Mission, Chief, Gene Leon, IMF Deputy Director, David Robinson And Vice President Yemi Osinbajo”  Vice President Yemi Osinbajo met with representatives of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), yesterday, 17th December at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.   See another photo below!    “IMF Senior Economist, Mika Saito, Local Economist, Mr.Toyin Ogunleye, IMF…

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