Subdued pockets and inflationary pressure Although Nigeria’s economy has posted growth in the past five quarters, household wallets have not necessarily been re-built and so…View More Subdued pockets and inflationary pressure
The long road to industrialization Industrialization is the fastest route to job creation and lasting income generation. This was the experience in East Asia in…View More The long road to industrialization
Nigeria central bank injects US$210m into currency market: Nigeria’s central bank said on Tuesday it had injected US$210m into the interbank foreign exchange market, as…View More Nigeria central bank injects US$210m into currency market
FIRS sets N8trn revenue target in 2019: The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has given itself a target to generate N8trn (US$21.9bn) in 2019. The…View More FIRS sets N8trn revenue target in 2019
Hopeful signs on domestic debt service We extend our commentary on the DMO’s data release for Q3 2018 with a look at the weak point…View More A rise in obligations on FGN bonds was balanced by a fall in interest paid on NTBs
Oil prices rise to $58.04 amid US-China trade hopes, supply cuts Singapore—Oil prices rose by more than 1.5 per cent, yesterday, on hopes that talks…View More U.S. West Texas Intermediate, WTI, crude oil futures CLc1 were at $48.85 per barrel, up 89 cents, or 1.9 per cent.
How Technology is helping to Increase Access to Financial Services in Nigeria Source: Feranmi Ajuwon One of the most critical drivers of economic growth is…View More How Technology is helping to Increase Access to Financial Services in Nigeria
How to leapfrog Africa out of its slow and fragile economic growth to a blossoming super power is the strategic graph Dr. Benedict Okey Oramah…View More Why we’re planning $25bn African Trade Strategy – Dr. Oramah, Afreximbank president