Names of Nigeria Ministers of Finance from 1957 till Date

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The Federal Ministry of Finance manages the finances of the Federal Government of Nigeria as well as managing, controlling and monitoring revenues and spendings. The Ministry of Finance oversees several parastatals and agencies.  Apart from these, the Federal Ministry of Finance also make policies on taxation, tariffs, fiscal management, preparing of the nation’s annual budget, managing federal debt, regulating of capital market, preparing of annual accounts for ministries, departments, agencies, and so on.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

These Are Pasts and Present Nigeria Ministers of Finance from 1957 till date:

 

1.

Festus Okotie-Eboh

Aug. 1957 – Jan. 1966.

 

2.

Abdul’aziz Attah

Permanent Secretary

Jan. 1966 – July 1966.

 

3.

Ibrahim Damchida

Permanent Secretary

Aug. 1966 – July 1967.

 

4.

Chief Obafemi Awolowo

Federal Commissioner of Finance

1967 – 1971.

 

5.

Alhaji Shehu Usman Aliyu Shagari

Federal Commissioner of Finance.

 

6.

Asumoh Ete Ekukinam

1976 – 1977.

 

7.

Maj. Gen. James Oluleye Johnson

1977 – 1979.

 

8.

Sunday Essang

Finance & Works.

Dec. 1979 – Oct. 1983.

 

9.

Dr. Olusegun Onaolapo Soleye

1984 – Aug. 1985.

 

10.

Dr. Kalu Idika Kalu

1985 – 1986.

 

11.

Dr. Sonny Chu Okongwu

1986 – 1990.

 

12.

Chief Olu Falae

Jan. 1990 – Aug. 1990.

 

13.

Alhaji Abubakar Alhaji

Aug. 1990 – 1993.

 

14.

Aminu Saleh

1993 – Nov. 1993.

 

15.

Etubom Anthony Ani

1994 – 1998.

 

16.

Alhaji Ismaila Usman

Akpan Wilson Etukudo – State

1998 – May 1999.

 

17.

Mallam Adamu Ciroma

Jubril Martins Kuye – State

1999 – 2003.

 

18.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

2003 – 2006.

Nenadi E. Usman State

She later became substantive Minister of Finance from 20062007.

 

19.

Shamsudeen Usman

June 2007 – Jan. 2009.

 

Aderemi Babalola – State

July 2007 – Sept. 2010.

 

20.

Olusegun O. Aganga

Feb. 2010 – May 2011.

 

21.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala

Yerima Lawal Ngama – State

2011 – 2015.

 

22.

Kemi Adeosun

2015 – Sept. 2018.

 

23.

Zainab Ahmed

Sept. 2018 till date.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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