APRIL 28th 2017
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Strong FX potential seen in Nigeria’s $1.3bn shea industry
Nigeria can earn as much as $700 million from shea export and can save as much as $600 million when the local cosmetics industry utilises the commodity as raw material, say experts.
APRIL 26th, 2017
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DIGITAL ECONOMY: NIGERIA TARGETS 3M JOBS, $88BN INVESTMENTS
The federal government hinted yesterday that financial services within Nigeria’s digital economy will create over 3 million new jobs and add $88 billion asset to the nation’s economy over the next 10 years.
APRIL 24th, 2017
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‘CBN’s Sectoral Forex Strategy Stabilises Naira’
Steps taken by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to commence sectoral foreign exchange interventions may have started yielding positive results by way of stabilising the exchange of the Naira against major currencies and greenback in particular.
APRIL 21st, 2017
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How to make economic recovery plan work, by experts
For Nigeria to achieve the strategic objectives outlined in the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), there is need for consistency in its implementation, experts have said.
APRIL 20th, 2017
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IMF Endorses Nigeria’s Economic Recovery Plan
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) wednesday endorsed the Economic Recovery Growth Plan (ERGP) 2017- 2020, launched recently by the federal government applauding it as “how fiscal policy should be thought in developing countries.”
APRIL 19th, 2017
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WORLD ECONOMICS DECLARES NIGERIA OUT OF RECESSION
World Economics, a London-based organisation, declared yesterday that after a few quarters of negative growth that saw the death of businesses, the Nigerian economy has wriggled out of recession.
APRIL 12th, 2017
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Udoma: FG to Release Implementation Roadmap for Economic Recovery Plan
The Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has disclosed that the implementation roadmap for the National Economic Revovery and Growth Plan (NERG) is in the works and would soon be released.