‘Absence of national property databank impeding investment’
The lack of market information with which to benchmark valuations or support investment decisions is affecting prospective investors from committing funds to the real estate sector. The severity of situation has continued to remain a black box within the industry. While some firms have established own proprietary data and others have started to publish useful…
‘Some government policies hindering wealth creation, investment'
The senator representing Ogun West Senatorial District, Joseph Gbolahan Dada, has said that some government polices had become barriers to wealth creation and investment in the nation, thus leading to poor economic growth. The lawmaker disclosed this at the 2018 Outsourcing Expo, organised by the Association of Outsourcing Professionals of Nigeria (AOPN) held recently in…
Investment in the Niger Delta
The Federal Government plans to spend about two trillion naira in the Niger Delta between now and 2021. This was disclosed by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu. Speaking through his Technical Adviser on Niger Delta Affairs, Mr. Charles Achodo, Kachikwu said that the ‘amount covers what the oil companies’ and…
Insurer’s N140m to boost shareholders investment return
Consolidated Hallmark (CHI) Plc has declared a two kobo dividend per share, amounting to N140 million for its teeming shareholders nationwide, a move aimed at assuring them of better returns for standing by the company during trying times. Confirming the dividend payout to its shareholders at the 2017 yearly general meeting of the company in Lagos,…
Experts decry impact of high interest rate on production, domestic investment
Stakeholders in the real sector of the economy have again flayed the effect of high interest rate on manufacturing and investment, urging government to consider a downward review of interest rate to boost domestic investment and the real sector. The stakeholders, who spoke in an interview with The Guardian, decried that the monetary authorities…
FG pledges environment conducive for investment
The Federal Government will continue to create business environment conducive for investment and industrialisation, the Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment, Dr Okechukwu Enelamah, said.
How to invest in turbulent times and protect your investments
Investing in a turbulent, up and down, crazy market can be a real challenge. In fact many investors go to the sidelines and simply wait out the crazy times rather than risk losing their money.
The more creative we are, the more people are interested in us, Chef Jeff
Investment banking was fun but at the same time I used to still have regular food events where I’ll just invite people over for a big foodies night once a month.
Dalung seeks private sector investment in sports development
The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, has called for an increased private sector investment in sports development.