Nigeria is likely to launch a planned $1 billion sale of Eurobonds this week, its finance minister said on Wednesday.
“We’re on course with everything we’re doing,” Kemi Adeosun told Reuters, without giving details.
Daily Trust reported that the presidency and the National Assembly have reached a deal that permit the deal.
President Muhammadu Buhari sent the request to the National Assembly on Thursday, the day federal legislators adjourned sitting till February 21.
The letter, according to the source, was signed by Acting President Yemi Osinbajo.
The deal on the bond was reached following a meeting between Osinbajo, Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara.
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