The importance of investing even within a recession
Nigeria is officially in a recession. The recent official pronunciation by the government exposes the folly of Nigeria’s lack of investment in itself, from the average man on the streets right up to those who lead the country.
Nigeria’s situation now requires hard choices, says Central Bank
With the economy now in recession, Nigerians have been urged to come to realities of the times, especially regarding the issues that brought the nation to the unsavory development.
Issues, perspectives on forex and money transfer operations
The Nigerian foreign exchange (forex) market has been in the eye of the storm recently. For a fact, Naira has lost so much on the streets and keeps losing, as currently, the gap between the official exchange and the parallel market remain wide.
Innovation is Africa’s growth opportunity, says Nkholise
I am Nneile Nkholise and I am originally from Bloemfontein in South Africa. I am a mechanical and Masters Student at Central University of Technology. I am also the founder of IMed Tech that does medical prosthesis......
Lagos State partners bank, Microsoft on skills acquisition
The Lagos State Ministry of Employment and Wealth Creation in partnership with Sterling Bank, Audax Solutions Limited, Microsoft, Etisalat and Andela, has announced the 2016 Lagos Study Programme as part of its strategic focus on youth empowerment and skill acquisition.
Internship scheme director urges self reliance
Interns of the Federal Government’s Graduate Internship Scheme (GIS) have been urged to use the opportunity offered by the programme to generate skills that could enable them create employment than wait to be employed.
LASAA recovers N1 billion debts from defaulters
The revenue profile of the Lagos State Government has been increased by the recent recovery of N1 billion by the state’s Advertising and Signage Agency (LASAA).The Commissioner for the Environment, Dr Babatunde Adejare....
‘Our target is to be the largest Potato farm in Sub-Saharan Africa’
Don’t forget that before we discovered oil in Nigeria, agriculture was a very serious venture; the west was known for Cocoa; the North for groundnut and the East for palm oil.
A-Z of personal finance: M is for mutual funds
Have you been thinking about investing in stocks but aren’t quite sure how to start? Perhaps you don’t have the time or know how to select your own stocks or do not have a very large amount of money to invest. Mutual Funds may be the ideal investment option for you.