FG speaks on N500bn funds approval to fight COVID-19


Federal Government has approved the N500 billion crisis intervention fund to tackle the coronavirus pandemic.

The Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Mrs. Zainab Ahmed said this at a world press briefing on Monday in Abuja. The Minister added that it is in discussion with the National Assembly to fast track a bill that will allow the federal government take fund from special accounts of government that have been earmarked for such emergency.

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