Uche Orji, NSIA’s Managing Director, said this at the weekly State House media briefing in Abuja on Thursday.
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It is envisaged that, over time, the entity will grow to N15 trillion in assets and capital
The Governors last week reportedly proposed to borrow around N17 trillion from the pension funds after receiving a briefing from the Kaduna State Governor, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai, who is the Chairman of the National Economic Council Ad Hoc Committee on Leveraging Portion of Accumulated Pension Funds for Investment in the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority.
This was disclosed by the Managing Director of the NSIA, Uche Orji, during a virtual meeting with newsmen to discuss the Authority’s 2019 financial statement
The Managing Director of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, Uche Orji, has explained the rationale behind the support of the NSIA for the Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund launched by the Global Citizens to cushion the effects of the Coronavirus Disease on the country and Nigerians.
Despite the government working quickly to institute health measures to limit the potentially devastating impact of the pandemic, more support is needed. More than half of Nigeria’s population of 204 million live in extreme poverty, while 70 per cent of the country lacks safe drinking water and sanitation, such as hand-washing facilities
Prof. Osinbajo stated this on Thursday at the virtual launch of the Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund, an initiative of the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority, the Global Citizen, and other partners
Facts have emerged on how Aisha Abba Kyari, daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari’s Chief of Staff, Alhaji Abba Kyari, secured her recent appointment as an Assistant Vice President at the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority.
President Muhammadu Buhari has inaugurated the advanced Cancer treatment centre in Lagos, with a pledge that the model will be replicated across the country to bring quality, first-class healthcare services to cancer patients in Nigeria.
The Managing Director, NSIA, Uche Orji, while presenting highlights of the financial performance of the fund to the media on Sunday in Abuja, said 2017 was a challenging year for the agency.
The Managing Director of NSIA, Uche Orji in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Abuja, said NSIA’s investment was to make fertiliser affordable all year round to farmers.
This was contained in a statement issued by the President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina, in Abuja on Thursday
A statement by Dr Orji Ogbonnaya Orji, NEITI’s Director of Communications, said on Wednesday in Abuja that the agencies reached the agreement at separate meetings with NEITI Executive Secretary, Waziri Adio.
The Finance Minister, Kemi Adeosun, said this in a joint news briefing with the Deputy Governors of Rivers and Nasarawa States, Dr. Ipalibo Banigo and Silas Agara