Stakeholders have said that for Nigeria to be extremely influential in determining economic policies and attract Foreign Direct Investments (FDIs), it needs a strong and viable private sector to catalyse growth and development.
Chairman of Sterling Bank Plc, Asue Ighodalo, has described the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) as a rare opportunity to transform the region's agriculture value chain and trade.
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has announced the appointment of new members to its board of directors. According to a statement by the group, the newly appointed board members are Managing Partner, Sahel Consulting Agriculture and Nutrition Limited and Founder, Leap Africa, Ndidi Nwuneli; Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO), MRS Holdings Limited, Amina Maina;…
Until deliberate policies and reforms are implemented, the plan by the Federal Government to take over 100 million Nigerians out of poverty by 2030 would be another mirage.
24 Nov 2020
Chairman, Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), Asue Ighodalo, has offered an insight into what discourages investors from Nigeria. He observed that the “world does not trust our commitment to the rule of law, impartiality and efficiency of our dispute resolution processes.”
10 Nov 2020
Experts at the just-concluded conference of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS), have called for effective market regulation and appropriate regulatory...
6 Nov 2020
Participants at the ongoing 2020 conference of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers (CIS), have called for an amendment of some sections of the new Company and Allied Matters Act (CAMA), as a prerequisite for the revival of the Nigerian capital market.
13 Oct 2020
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), yesterday, urged the Federal Government to invest at least 1.7 per cent of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) yearly to prevent water shortage by 2030.
5 Oct 2020
Chairman, Board of Directors of Sterling Bank Plc, Mr Asue Ighodalo, has identified five core areas that should be articulated in the quest to transform the agricultural sector in Nigeria and on the African continent.
30 Sep 2020
Chairman, Board of Directors, Sterling Bank Plc, Asue Ighodalo, has identified five core areas that should be articulated in the quest to transform the agricultural sector in Nigeria and African.
9 Sep 2020
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has urged the Federal Government to re-open the nation’s borders, saying the closure is having negative impact on trade and employment.
2 Sep 2020
To recover from the effects of coronavirus pandemic, the Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) has reiterated the need for economic diversification and development of stimulus packages to drive private sector growth.