Low Revenue: FG Considers Job Cut In Civil Service –Minister

The Federal Government has projected a revenue target of N10.7trillion for the 2022 fiscal year.


The Minister of Finance, Zainab Ahmed disclosed this on Tuesday at the
public presentation and breakdown of the 2022 Appropriation Bill in
Abuja.


She said the figure is 32 percent higher than the N8.1trillion projected in
2021.


Debt servicing according to the bill is expected to gulp N3.6trillion.
She further explained that the 2022 budget has a deficit of N6.3trillion
and will be financed from domestic, foreign, multi-lateral loans and
proceed from privitisation.

A total of N2.5 trillion is expected from domestic sources and
N2.5trillion from foreign sources.


Also, N1.1 trillion will be from bilateral loans and N90 billion from
privatisation proceeds.