Adeosun Says Nigeria’s Economic Growth Positive

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun

Nigeria’s economy is resilient and has a positive outlook for this year and beyond, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, has assured Nigerians.

Adeosun made this known on Tuesday at the fourth Ogun State Investors Forum.

The Forum was attended by the Vice-President, Yemi Osinbajo; Ogun State Governor, Ibikunle Amosun; as well as former President of Mexico, Felipe Calderone.

The minister said the President Muhammadu Buhari administration had revised the funding mix, rebuilt fiscal buffers, and enhanced foreign exchange reserves.

“President Muhammadu Buhari has laid the foundation for the repositioning of the economy with a series of reforms which are being sequenced to ensure maximum impact and benefits to Nigeria and the citizens,” she said.

“These include massive investments in infrastructure and social welfare across the country, improved revenue mobilisation, rebuilding of foreign reserves and stabilisation of exchange rate.”

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