The minister of finance and coordinator of the economy, wale edun told bloomberg that nigeria is seeking $1.5bn aid from the world bank for budgetary support and to tackle the extreme dollar shortage contributing to the decline of the naira. the minister also said that nigeria may also issue a eurobond in late 2024. edun further said that the 2024 budget signalled a new direction in the economic landscape of the country.  adding that the federal government is relying on private investors to help grow the economy, create job opportunities and reduce poverty.