Govt resumes fuel subsidy payment, IMF lauds reforms

THE Federal Government has resumed the payment of verified subsidy claims to ensure the continuous supply of petroleum products to avert the scarcity of fuel. Finance Minister, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, said following the report of the Presidential Committee headed by Mr. Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede, it was clear that some marketers also owe government significant sums of money and that it expects that these would be paid.   Consequent on this, she said there was no reason for marketers or other ...
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Added July 26, 2012
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