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The Conduct of Fiscal Policy

Fiscal Policy 1993
The 1993 policy thrust focused on addressing the sluggish performance of the productive sectors, especially the manufacturing sector, enhancement of private sector involvement in productive activities, unemployment, the depreciating Naira and external debt problem.

In 1993, the retained revenue of the Federal Government rose by N9, 833.1 million or 15.5 per cent to N73, 397.9 million. Government expenditure increased in an aggregate by N66.801.1 million or 62.0 percent to N174, 524.4 million. Accordingly, the overall budget deficit of the government amounted to N101, 126.5 million, representing an increase of N45, 177.4 million or 80.8 per cent over the previous year.

Facts : 1/1/1900
Paris Club of Creditors:The club represents only government guaranteed creditors. Members include the United States of America, United Kingdom, Germany, France and Canada, who guarantee the export activities of their nationals. When the recipient nation s government is unable to pay the equivalent of the imports domestic currency cover, it becomes government debt owed to creditor nations. The first Paris Club meeting was held in 1956.
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