Category: Economy

Osinbajo Reminds State Governments of Their Critical Role in Business Environment Reforms

Henry Solomon- August 16, 2022

PEBEC proposes $750m World Bank-backed program for sub-nationals starting next year State Governments and their agencies have a significant role to play in ensuring an ... Read More

Full Speech of President Buhari on June 12 Democracy Day

Abdul Jimoh- June 12, 2022

ADDRESS BY HIS EXCELLENCY, MUHAMMADU BUHARI, PRESIDENT AND COMMANDER IN CHIEF OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA ON THE OCCASION OF ... Read More

PFAs Register 93,114 Retirement Savings Accounts in Q1 — PenCom

Henry Solomon- June 11, 2022

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) says  Pension Fund Administrators (PFAs) registered 93,114 Retirement Savings Accounts (RSAs), in the first quarter (Q1) of 2022. This was ... Read More

Buhari Assures On More Efficient Tax Administration To Boost Revenue

Suleiman Idris- March 29, 2022

The Federal Government is reassuring Nigerians of its irrevocable commitment to the rule of law, transparency, accountability and prudent management of the nation’s collective resources ... Read More

IDPs Repatriation, Return and Resettlement Committee Holds Inaugural Meeting

Henry Solomon- March 7, 2022

  The Presidential Committee on the Repatriation, Return and Resettlement of displaced Persons in the North East held its inaugural meeting at the Presidential Villa, ... Read More

Providers of Substandard Fuel Must Be Held Accountable… President Buhari Directs

Henry Solomon- February 10, 2022

President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered that producers and providers of consumable products be held accountable for substandard services and or products sold by them.   ... Read More

President Buhari Unveils Rice Pyramid

Henry Solomon- January 18, 2022

Muhammadu BuhariNigeria's President Official Portrait President Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled a mega rice pyramid in Abuja. The President expressed optimism in Nigeria’s ability to grow ... Read More

President Buhari Appoints Dr Doyin Salami as Chief Economic Adviser

Henry Solomon- January 4, 2022

A statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity ,Femi Adesina says until the appointment, Dr. Doyin was Chairman of the ... Read More

A Look at The Impact of GSM on Digital Transformation in Nigeria 20 Years After Its Roll Out

Henry Solomon- November 15, 2021

Making a call using a mobile phone has over the years become some sort of a norm but it wasn't always the practice; at least ... Read More

Governor Masari Flags-off Date Palm Plantation, Promises Assistance to Katsina Farmers

Henry Solomon- September 11, 2021

Katsina state Government says with the launching of 600 hectares of date palm planting on Thursday in the state, the state Agricultural Restoration project is ... Read More

Kano Establishes Ultra Modern Skills Centre to Address Unemployment

Henry Solomon- September 4, 2021

Kano State Government  has established an ultra modern skills acquisition centre as part of measures to address youth unemployment. The state Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje made ... Read More

OPEC Secretary General, Barkindo Meets Ambassador of Iran Ahead of Visit

Henry Solomon- August 3, 2021

Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Secretary General, Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo has met with Mohammad Ali Bak, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Iran in ... Read More

Prospects of Ginger Production in Nigeria

AMT Tanimu- July 26, 2021

Ginger The Nigerian Ginger as at 2019 & 2020 was rated as the 4th and 3rd commodity by the Nigerian export promotion council as it ... Read More

FG begins construction of Kaduna-Kano rail

Suleiman Idris- July 14, 2021

  In a bid to link the country through rail, President Muhammadu Buhari will do the ground breaking of the Kaduna-Kano standard gauge by Thursday. ... Read More

Vice President Osinbajo Chairs Meeting of Steering Committee on Poverty Reduction

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2021

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says the Federal Government's plans to lift 100 million Nigerians out of poverty in ten years will not be based on ... Read More

G7 Commits $382m to Avert Looming Famine in Nigeria’s North East – Envoy

Henry Solomon- July 9, 2021

G7 Countries have made commitments of $382 million US dollars to immediately avert the looming famine in Nigeria’s North East and to tackle its root ... Read More

FIRS Directs Banks to Recover N1.8tr Under-Tax Remittance from Multi-Choice

AMT Tanimu- July 8, 2021

The FIRS has appointed some commercial banks as agents to recover the sum of N1.8 trillion from accounts of Messrs MultiChoice Nigeria Limited (MCN) And ... Read More

SIP: FG Distributes Engagement Letters, Devices to Independent Monitors

Henry Solomon- July 3, 2021

The Federal Government on Saturday distributed engagement letters to 67 independent monitors of the National Social Investment Programme (NSIP) in Niger. At the event, Hajiya ... Read More

FG’s 20% Equity in Dangote, Other Refineries Will Guarantee Security – Sylva

Henry Solomon- July 1, 2021

The Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Chief Timipre Sylva, says  the Federal Government decision to acquire 20 per cent equity stake in all private ... Read More

EFCC Boss, Bawa in US for UN Special Session Against Corruption

Henry Solomon- May 31, 2021

The Executive Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Abdulrasheed Bawa has arrived in New York, United States, where he is billed to ... Read More