Tag: growth

DBI to MDAs: Invest in ICT Skills to Stimulate Growth

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2018

The Digital Bridge Institute (DBI) on Thursday in Abuja urged Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) to invest in Information Communication Technology (ICT) skills to stimulate ... Read More

FG set to organize focused labs to boost economic growth

Tanimu- November 17, 2017

Following the Federal Executive Council’s approval, the Ministry of Budget and National Planning is set to organize focused labs. These labs consist simply in the ... Read More

FG Rolls Out Incentives for Economic Growth

Henry Solomon- November 9, 2017

The Federal Government has developed incentives for the various sector of the economy to accelerate growth, the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Prof. ... Read More

Biotechnology Key To Driving Agriculture To Economic Growth – Agency

Henry Solomon- September 27, 2017

Dr Rufus Egbegba, the Director-General, National Bio-safety Management Agency (NBMA) on Wednesday said biotechnology was key to driving the agricultural sector to bring about economic ... Read More

Ekweremadu Calls For Total Removal Of Age Restriction For Political Offices

Henry Solomon- May 25, 2017

The Deputy President of the Senate, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, has called for the total removal of age as a criterion for holding political offices in ... Read More

G24 Group: Minister Of Finance, Adeosun Emphasizes On Non-Oil Revenue Growth

Henry Solomon- April 21, 2017

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, has advised Nigerians to focus on non-oil revenue growth, tax compliance and budget transparency to drive economic development‎ ... Read More

Slight Growth Witness In Non Oil Sector of The Economy

Henry Solomon- November 21, 2016

National Bureau of Statistics, NBS, has released the third Quarter GDP figures of the Nigerian economy. The report reveals a consistent growth in Agric and ... Read More

NNPC GMD Restates Commitment To Growth, Profitability

Abdul Jimoh- August 10, 2016

Garba Deen Muhammad; Abuja The Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) Dr. Maikanti Kacalla Baru says NNPC under his watch will ... Read More

I Disagree With IMF, Nigeria’s Economy Will Recover – Aigbokhan

Henry Solomon- July 25, 2016

An economist, Prof. Ben Aigbokhan, has predicted that Nigeria’s economy would recover from depression as soon as possible with the measures being put in place ... Read More

“Nigeria Is Not Sick” We Don’t Need IMF Loans – Finance Minister Kemi Adeosun

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

The Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Legarde says the state of Nigeria’s economy is critical and requires proactive monetary, fiscal and structural ... Read More

Infrastructural Deficit, The Bottleneck Of Our Economy – Senate President Saraki

Henry Solomon- April 16, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has identified the huge infrastructural deficit in the country as a major impediment to the nation's economic growth. This ... Read More

“Pledge For Parity” A Perspective Of Economic & Human Capital Growth For Women – Experts

Henry Solomon- March 9, 2016

Senator Khairat Abdulrazaq Gwadabe and Sen. Aisha Alhassan speaking on NTA Good Morning Nigeria on the International Women's Day Issues bordering on girl child education, ... Read More

Governors Set To Explore Competitive Advantage For Economic Growth

Henry Solomon- October 15, 2015

Some governors from the South-West, South- East and South -South, have pledged to explore areas of their competitive advantages in the zones to achieve economic ... Read More