Nigeria's economic woes rooted in lack of researchVanguardNigeria is often ridiculed as a giant in the sun. It is said to have abundant resources that are yet to be tapped. For close to three decades, the country has been talking about diversification of its economy. Each time there is an external shock, the ...
Daily SunMother of all strikes: Labour to shut Nigeria over tariff raiseDaily SunExcerpt the Federal Government moves swiftly to broker an accord soon, the National Electricity Regulatory Agency (NERC) and Nigeria's organised labour unions, the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) and other aggrieved stakeholders may likely ...and more »
ENERGIE PLATFORM, Nigeria's first Energy talkshow on radio debutsVanguardNIGERIA's first energy Talkshow on national radio is set to debut on Nigeria Info 99.3 FM, Lagos Tuesday, 9th February 2016. The show which tends to dissect the technical issues in the Energy sector would be broadcasting live for 60 minutes from the ...and more »
Research shows Nigeria's internet affordability remains poorVanguardNigeria has one of the most expensive broadband in Africa, says a research conducted by online car marketplace, Carmudi.com.ng. The study, which showed Nigeria with deep internet penetration of up to 200 per cent, noted that the country still lags ...and more »
VanguardNigeria's GDP to hit $2trn by 2030, if… —Lai MohammedVanguardLAGOS — The Minister of Information, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said that Nigeria's Gross Domestic Product, GDP, will increase to $2 trillion by 2030 from its present N514 billion, if the country reduced corruption to the level of Ghana and Malaysia.and more »
Financial Times“Artificial” FX rate hurts Nigeria's Buhari: ex-central bank chiefFinancial TimesMuhammadu Buhari, Nigeria's president, risks undermining progress in fighting Boko Haram and tackling corruption by endorsing exchange rate policies that are doomed to fail, an influential former central bank governor has said.
Yahoo NewsNigeria army probes recent Boko Haram attacksYahoo NewsAbuja (AFP) - Nigeria's army on Sunday said it has launched a probe into recent attacks by Boko Haram militants which claimed dozens of lives of lives near Maiduguri, capital of northeast Borno state. At least 85 people died when insurgents stormed and ...Another brutal attack by Boko Haram highlights the weakness of Nigeria
VanguardWe'll continue to put Nigeria first —SarakiVanguardABAKALIKI—PRESIDENT of the Senate, Dr. Bukola Saraki, weekend expressed the determination of the Senate to put the interest of the nation first while discharging its statutory responsibility. According to him, the interest of Nigeria superseded every ...Nigeria: Dwindling Oil Revenue - Saraki Seeks Positive Tax CultureAllAfrica.com
Nigeria on standby to host rugby tourneyThe PunchNigeria has been asked to be on standby to host the 2016 African Rugby Cup 1C Tournament if Morocco loses the hosting rights. Nigeria had lost the bid to the North African country due concerns over the country's security situation. But Rugby Africa has ...
Global investors keen on Nigeria –EYThe PunchA Partner and Emerging Markets and Global Deputy Leader, Ernst & Young, Mr. Rohan Malik, has said international investors are interested in investing in Nigeria as the country presents huge opportunities. Malik identified the financial services sector ...