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21 May
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG) has stressed the need for dialogue as tool to tackle economic and political challenges facing the country
26 Jan
Chairman, Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG), Asue Ighodalo, has warned that the philosophical and political battles that will ensue as political parties choose their presidential candidates....
25 Oct 2021
Mr Asue Ighodalo, Chairman of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG), has said that three out of four digital start-ups, valued in excess of one billion dollars, were founded by young Nigerian entrepreneurs.
7 Oct 2021
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.
27 Sep 2021
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.
15 Apr 2021
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;…
9 Feb 2021
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.


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An attacker stabbed 10 people to death in Kerman province in southern Iran due to "personal differences", before being arrested by police, state media reported Monday.
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Six migrants were found dead at sea and others were missing after their boat sank Monday off the coast of Algeria, local television reported, adding six survivors were rescued.
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Nigerian artiste, Kizz Daniel (real name:Oluwatobilola Daniel Anidugbe) has been arrested by the Tanzania police for a breach of contract. The Buga singer who was billed to perform at his own concert tagged “Afro Classic World Tour” simply did not show up. Early today, videos of the concert goers destroying properties in the concert surfaced…
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Nobel Laureate Professor Wole Soyinka on Monday condemned a viral video on social media showing members of the Pyrates Confraternity mocking the presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Bola Tinubu during a procession. Soyinka in a statement said he was appalled at the lyrics of the song. In the video, the Pyrates’ members…
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A Sri Lankan court on Monday released on bail top leftist trade union leader Joseph Stalin, whose arrest had sparked international condemnation and widespread protests.