AUGUST 15th 2017
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Nigeria squandered $201.2bn in 10 years – NEITI
In 10 years, Nigeria accumulated a total of $201.2bn in Excess Crude Account, which it squandered within the same period.
Details In Punch Newspaper Page 23
Economic Recovery and Growth Plan: A pragmatist’s view
The Economic Recovery and Growth Plan is an economic plan that builds on the 2016 Strategic Implementation Plan, a short term plan that was aimed at tackling corruption, improving security and rebuilding the Nigerian economy.
Details In Punch Newspaper Page 16
‘Nigeria will surpass Africa’s renewable energy target by 2020’
With surveys showing the adoption of solar and inverter technologies by Nigerians have increased, experts believe the development could enable Nigeria surpass Africa’s renewable energy target of 2020.
Details In Guardian Newspaper Page 23
N6bn released so far for FG’s School Feeding Programme in 14 states
The Presidency on Sunday disclosed that a total of N6,204,912,889 has been paid out to 14 states under its Social Investment Programmes (SIP) during the school year ending August 2017.
Details In Business Day Newspaper Page 32
Chinese banks invest $250m in Nigeria’s oil sector
NIGERIAN National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said a consortium of Chinese banks have invested $250 million in the Nigerian petroleum industry.
Details In Vanguard Newspaper Page 24
Ben Bem Goong
Ag. Director Information