How economy lost single digit inflation target
The 18-month consecutive fall in inflation rate, had in the last two months, lost momentum in making more significant decline, as food prices...
How Nigeria remains exposed to shocks
Besides the shallow trend of Nigeria’s economic diversification, the trade war between the United States (U.S.) and China is increasing its susceptibility...
‘Single digit inflation target now uncertain’
Nigeria may lose out on its targeted single digit inflation level this year, which would have checked the streak of weak purchasing power and put the country on a sustainable path of interest rate cut.
Reality dawns as debts wobble under sustainability test
Nigeria failed the test conducted to determine its ability to sustain ongoing borrowings and their repayments in the next five and 10 years, an affirmation of the growing fears over increasing level of borrowings and huge costs incurred in servicing them.
Risks in Nigeria, China $2.5b currency swap deal
For the country to achieve full benefits from the recent currency swap deal, it must develop competitive advantage in the production of certain exportable goods that China currently imports, the Head, Research, FSDH Merchant Bank, Ayodele Akinwunmi has said.