China’s fresh $40bn investments in Nigeria

A drowning man, they say, will catch at a straw. This is what Nigeria is going through at the moment with the economy in recession. The President Muhammadu Buhari government is no doubt, looking everywhere for help. But, this should not be swallowed hook, line and sinker. DAVID AGBA reports The Chinese Foreign Affairs Minister, Wang Yi, recently disclosed More...

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By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Heritage Bank and FG’s diversification agenda

The economic recession may have offered an opportunity for the agricultural sector as the President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration has turned its focus on agriculture and solid minerals as a way out. The Central More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017
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‘Multiple exchange rates scare investors’

The Nigerian Association of Chambers of Commerce, Industry, Mines and Agriculture (NACCIMA), has called for a single exchange rate, saying the existence of multiple exchange rates was not good for investors confidence. More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, January 5th, 2017
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Calabar port sited in the wrong place – Suleiman

Engineer Omar Suleiman was Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) from December 2010 to July 2012. In this interview, he speaks on his role at the NPA and myriads of other issues bordering on port More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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ECOWAS common external tariff, beginning of regional integration

Nigeria’s fiscal authorities recently approved and gave directive for the application of new duties on luxury goods as well as goods which have local substitutes. Amaka Ifeakandu reports The decision of the fiscal More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017
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Nigeria’s agric sector in 2016

2016 was an eventful year, especially in the agricultural sector with the federal government’s economic diversification focused on the agricultural and solid mineral sectors. JOHN OBA reviews some major steps More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Friday, December 30th, 2016
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Nigerians shine at waste to wealth show in India

As experts continue to proffer various solutions to the current economic crisis affecting most countries, two Nigerians have thought out- of- the box on how best to turn waste to wealth, winning  awards in far More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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2016: It’s intrigues, struggles for Nigeria’s economy

Year 2016 has indeed been a difficult one for the Nigerian economy as most indicators ended in negative note. DAVID AGBA reports Year 2016 has indeed been turbulent for Nigeria’s economy as it suffered contraction More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Collapse of Police college building as another pointer to neglect

Going by the vast businesses and buzzing commercial activities in Lagos , its reputation and primacy the cardinal driver and the livewire of Nigeria’s economy is in no doubt. However, challenges abound. PATRICK More...

By Muhammed Adamu On Tuesday, December 27th, 2016
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Lake Chad institute championing self-sufficiency in wheat production

It is not news that Nigeria for a long time has been a major importer of the United States hard red and white winter wheat with total imports amounting to about $7 billion in 10 years (between 1999 to 2010). JOHN More...

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