‘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…
‘Foreign investors to get tax holiday in Katsina’
Foreigners interested in investing in Katsina state will enjoy tax holidays, adequate security, among other benefits. Governor Aminu Bello Masari stated this on Tuesday when he received an agro-allied Japanese company in his office.
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.
Areas you must invest in during an economic recession
The global economy is plummeting and people are starting to lose hope, faith in government practices and in their ability to be successful during these challenging times. With millions of job losses
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.
Who needs communication service tax bill?
Something controversial is brewing in the National Assembly. It is not the debate about the members’ allowances or the federal budget. It is not about any attempt to change the leadership of any of the two chambers.