Nigeria’s senate to consider revised N10.8tn budget

PUBLISHED: Thu, 11 Jun 2020 13:11:32 GMT


The Nigerian Senate will consider the country’s 10.8 trillion Naira amended budget today. This comes as the National Bureau of Statistics stated that the declines in imports and exports dragged Nigeria’s merchandise trade in the first quarter of the year, even as imports surpassed exports. The country’s total trade declined by 17.94 per cent compared to the value recorded in the fourth quarter of 2019. Kayode Akindele, Partner at TIA Capital joins CNBC Africa for more….

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