Tag: Gross Domestic Product

Nigeria greatest contributor to wealth in W/Africa — AfDB

admin- June 12, 2019

The African Development Bank (AfDB), says Nigeria is the greatest contributor to wealth creation in West Africa, contributing about 75 per cent of regional Gross ... Read More

Ex-ANAN President Urges FG To Create More Jobs In 2019

Abdul Jimoh- January 4, 2019

Dr Samuel Nzekwe, a former President, Association of National Accountants of Nigeria (ANAN) has advised the Federal Government to redouble its efforts by providing more job ... Read More

World worries over malnutrition in Africa

admin- September 26, 2018

Africa confab on malnutrition More than 200 delegates, including dealmakers, entrepreneurs and investors, will meet at the Nutrition Africa Investor Forum (NAIF) to discuss how ... Read More

Nigeria records first strong GDP growth after recession

admin- August 27, 2018

The Nigerian Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has reported that for the first time since Nigeria’s exit from recession, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has recorded ... Read More

States owe FIRS N41bn tax – NEC

admin- August 16, 2018

Jigawa State Governor, Abubakar Badaru The National Economic Council (NEC) says states are owing the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS)  N41 billion in Value Added ... Read More

Okonjo-Iweala advocates massive education of Nigeria’s insurance policymakers for deep penetration

inno.korie- May 25, 2018

Former Nigeria’s Minister of Finance, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, has called for a massive education of insurance policy makers in the country to achieve deep insurance ... Read More

Nigeria’s GDP Grows By 1.95 % In Q1, Non-Oil Sector Accounts For 90.3%

Abdul Jimoh- May 21, 2018

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

SON wants stakeholders to adhere to standards

admin- May 17, 2018

SON wants stakeholders to adhere to standards The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says there is the need for stakeholders in the e-Commerce space to ... Read More

Financial experts tie MPR review to 2018 budget approval

admin- April 5, 2018

Financial experts tie MPR review to 2018 budget approval Financial experts on Thursday expressed optimism that the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) would review the interest ... Read More

Stock Exchange Records 21.71bn Shares Worth N197.22bn in Renewed Confidence

Henry Solomon- February 6, 2018

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE)  recorded a turnover of N197. 22 billion on 21.71 billion shares transacted in 168,649 deals in January 2018, amid increased confidence. ... Read More

UN Launches Global Campaign To Assist 70m Unemployed Youths

Henry Solomon- June 28, 2017

UN agencies have launched a new global campaign to make it easier for  70 million unemployed youths to get financing and learn new skills to ... Read More

FAAN: Nigeria’s Airports Record 15.2m Passengers

Suleiman Idris- April 6, 2017

  Murtala Mohammed Intl. Airport Lagos: One of the airports that recorded passengers boomBy Cecilia Ologunagba (NAN) The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said ... Read More

Insurance Sector Denying The Country 1.5 % GDP Growth Annually – Adeosun

Henry Solomon- July 12, 2016

Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has lamented on the under-performance of the insurance sector which denies the country an annual 1.5 per cent increment ... Read More

Saraki to ACF: For National Stability, All Zones Must Contribute to GDP

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 9, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki on Wednesday appealed to all geopolitical zones in the country to contribute equitably to the nation's Gross Domestic Product ... Read More