Tag Archives: Business & Economy

Nigeria Is Printing Money & The Road To Zimbabwe – Nick Agule

  “The plausible reason the government was ashamed to admit the use of QE is that while they are printing digital money which is the 1st half of QE, they are totally mismanaging the 2nd half because the government is neither buying back bonds nor bailing out ailing industries with QE”  By Nick Agule Within the last week, a war ...

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The Sad Reality About Nigeria’s Economic Situation – Obinna Okoro

  “So, I am constrained to conclude that this Fulani herdsmen crisis is more political than economic. When I remember how much I lost in the cause of pursuing this project, I am tempted to give up on Nigeria” One day, I was on a business trip to Bauchi and a friend asked me to make out a time and ...

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Aerospace Exhibition: Preparation For Nigeria Airshow Gears Up As Stakeholders Brainstorm In Lagos

  Important economic benefits to the country include that the Airshow will attract more than 20,000 trade visitors and journalists for three days from ninety countries, which in turn will provide an ROI and boost the economy. Pegasus Report The proposed Aerospace exhibition, Nigeria’s Aerospace, Aviation and Defence Exhibition the first in sub-Saharan Africa seems to have pegged-in as VOLGA ...

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Economy: Nigeria Exits Recession, Records Positive GDP of 0.11% in Q4 2020

  “The performance appeared to have signaled an exit from the second recession” Source: Villa Updates Nigeria’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 0.11 percent (year-on-year) in real terms in the fourth quarter of 2020 (Q4 2020), representing the first positive quarterly growth in the last three quarters, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). The performance appeared to ...

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NIN-SIM linkage: FG Extends the Deadline to April 6th, 2021

  It was reported that a total of 56.18 million NINs have been collected by the mobile network operators. Each NIN is usually tied to an average of 3 to 4 SIMs and this infers that the current figure accounts for a significant portion of the existing SIMs. NAN Report The ongoing National Identification Number (NIN) and Subscriber Identity Module ...

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You lied, Intels Tells Atiku on Business Sabotage Claims

The company says “The ongoing contradictions are part of a natural commercial divergence [with the government], which will hopefully be resolved.” Intels Nigeria Ltd., an oil and gas logistics company, on Tuesday, denounced a statement by former Vice-president Abubakar Atiku that its business has been hindered by political influences from the present government as untrue according to a NAN report. ...

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Why Your Cooking Gas Price Is Rising – Marketers 

Marketers say 65 percent of the one million metric tonnes of cooking gas consumed in Nigeria annually is imported Marketers of cooking gas on Wednesday gave reason for the continuous  increase in the price of the commodity saying the blame is the fluctuating price in the international market. It will be recalled that consumers have been worrying why the price ...

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China sets new security rules on foreign investment

  The rules will take effect 30 days after the release. NEWS AGENCY OF NIGERIA  Chinese authorities on Saturday released rules on foreign investment security review to safeguard national security while spurring foreign investment, Chinese authorities said in a statement. The rules, jointly released by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and the Ministry of Commerce (MOC), specified provisions ...

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MONEY TRANSFER FRAUD: Collusion Among CBN, Commercial Banks, Western Union, Moneygram, etc To Kill The Naira Installmentally

Although this is an old story having been published earlier in October 8th, 2019, we have felt duty-bound to Nigeria and Nigerians, as a media, to republish the article, in case, those for whose attention it was meant didn’t read it. … Editor By Chief Anthony Ani, FCA, Former Minister Of Finance. “A MATTER OF NATIONAL EMERGENCY DEMANDING OUR DEAR ...

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In Defence of PMB’s Policies: Glass Half Empty or Half Full – Nigeria!

  Many Nigerians discuss country’s issues with a non-positive disposition (glass half-empty) as if country is veering towards, ‘doomsday’. It reminds me of a book titled “Fact Fullness“ by Prof Hans Roslin, that describes “Ten reasons we are wrong about the world – and why things are better than you think”. This is partly because what tends to sell or ...

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