Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed has confirmed that the federal government will sell some government-owned properties to fund the 2021 budget.
Mrs Ahmed also disclosed that the government will sell some non-oil assets to serve as an additional source of finance for the year’s budget.
She disclosed this in a presentation made in Abuja, to stakeholders about the signed 2021 budget.
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The presentation, titled, ‘Public Presentation of 2021 FGN Approved Budget – Breakdown and Highlights’ was dated January 12.
This is coming a few days after the federal government disclosed that it is looking at borrowing from unclaimed dividends and dormant bank deposits to finance the 2021 budget.