BUHARI WANTS MORE COLLABORATION AS ECOWAS, ECCAS CONDEMN RISING INSECURITY

President Muhammadu Buhari Monday in Lome, Togo made a strong appeal for inter-regional collaboration on maritime security, the fight against terrorism and other crimes...

BUHARI SET TO SIGN BUDGET TUESDAY TO AVOID GOVT SHUTDOWN

President Muhammadu Buhari is set to sign the N9.1 trillion 2018 budget of the Federal Government Tuesday after succumbing to entreaties to avoid a...

AFREXIMBANK HAS INVESTED $17 BILLION IN NIGERIA TO DATE

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) approved financing amounting to $17 billion for Nigerian entities between its commencement of operations in 1994 and last December,...

OBASEKI REINSTATES COMMITMENT TO PRESERVE, REGENERATE EDO FOREST ASSETS

Godwin Obaseki, Edo State Governor, has said the state government had resolved to take proactive steps to regenerate and preserve the state’s forest assets...

WHY OPERATORS INVESTORS WANT SPEEDY IMPLEMENTATION OF 2018 BUDGET

Capital Market stakeholders have stressed the need for federal government to expedite action on the implementation of the N9.1 trillion 2018 budget to alleviate...

AGRICULTURE, FOOD SECURITY IN NIGERIA THREATENED BY CLIMATE CHANGE

Stakeholders and civil society groups in Nigeria have been urged to urgently address the challenges of food security engendered by climate change to ensure...

NON-OIL SECTOR ACCOUNTS FOR 90.3% OF NIGERIA’S GDP GROWTH IN Q1

The oil sector’s contribution to Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product, GDP remains below 10 per cent in Q1 figures of the nation’s GDP released by...

FOREIGN INVESTORS OVERTAKE NIGERIAN INVESTORS AS EQUITIES HIT N1.09TR

For the first time in five months, foreign investors have taken the lead from Nigerian investors and now account for the largest transactions at...

WHY ECONOMIC MOBILITY STALLS IN NIGERIA, OTHERS FOR THREE DECADES- WORLD BANK

Generations of poor people in developing countries are trapped in a cycle of poverty determined by their circumstance at birth and unable to ascend...

NIGERIAN ANNUAL INFLATION FALLS TO MORE THAN 2-YEAR LOW IN APRIL

Annual inflation in Nigeria stood at 12.48 percent in April, its lowest level in more than two years and its 15th straight monthly drop,...