Experts Hopeful of Waiver Extension for Nigeria As OPEC Decides Oil Outlook

As the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and other non-members meet today, to decide on key policies, oil and gas analysts in Nigeria are optimistic that the country will [...]


Nigeria Raises $3bn at International Capital Market

The Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun, says Nigeria has raised $3bn at the international capital market. She made this known in a statement issued by Mr Oluyinka Akintunde, the Special [...]


Internet Records 900% Growth over a Decade

The last 17 years have been very eventful for the Internet economy, growing nearly 900 per cent from 400 million in 2000 to 3.5 billion users as at today. As such, the Internet has had an [...]


FG Reiterate Support for Creative Industry – Lai Mohammed

The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, says that the Federal Government is ready to support individuals and stakeholders to collectively develop the creative sector. The [...]


Economic Expert Doubt Emefiele’s Promise of under 10% Inflation Rate

“When we talked about exiting recession in the second quarter of this year, many people did not believe. We are, (however), optimistic that our forecast to hit single digit (inflation rate) by [...]


$9b Interventions Boosts Naira, Forex Market

Dollar injections into the economy estimated at $9 billion since February have helped the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to achieve long-term naira stability and curb volatility in the foreign [...]


NIS says Nigeria’s Borders are Open to Foreign Investors

The Nigeria Immigration Service (NIS) says it is promoting the policy of selective migration that opens the country’s borders to genuine investors across the world. The NIS Comptroller-General, [...]


Stakeholders Proffer Solutions to Economic Challenges

The stakeholders in Apapa have resolved to end the issue of traffic bottleneck which is currently crippling the economic activities in the community. Rising from a two-day summit at Rock View [...]



A total turnover of 2.182 billion shares worth N22.795 billion in 17,019 deals were traded this week by investors on the floor of the Exchange in contrast to a total of 2.804 billion shares [...]


Nigerian States’ Debts Increase To 4% Of GDP – World Bank

Although the second quarter report of the National Bureau of Statistics showed that Nigeria had exited recession, several challenges remain at different levels of Government, the World Bank has [...]