Ports inefficiency undermining diversification drive, says LCCI
Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), says the adverse operating environment of the nation’s ports will continue to hinder Federal Government’s effort, to reduce its dependence on oil revenues for economic development.
Stakeholders seek robust oil sector for citizens’ betterment
Stakeholders in Nigerian oil and gas sector have called on government to come up with laws that allow for seamless access to information...
Non-oil exporters advocate value-addition, revamped processes to check losses
To reduce losses suffered from long haulage and shipping cycles as a result of prolonged rehabilitation of access routes leading to the ports, non-oil exporters are urging members to embrace value-addition, and re-jig their export processes as well as value-chain operations.
LCCI canvasses partnerships to deepen ICT sector
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has called on government and private sector players to explore the Public Private Partnership (PPP) model for the needed infrastructure investment in the information and communications technology (ICT) sector.
Economy remains fragile despite productivity, growth indices, says LCCI
Despite rise in growth and productivity indices, the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has stated that the economy remains fragile going by recurring challenges that continue to create concerns about prospects for sustainable poverty reduction.
LCCI tasks NSE on cheap funds for real sector
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has sought partnership with stakeholders at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in promoting accessibility to cheap funds with long tenors for operators in the real sector.
‘Nation building a mirage without accountability, transparency’
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has stated that not much would be achieved in terms of nation building except Nigeria fixes its political system, especially in the area of transparency and accountability.
Lagos Land Use Charge against democratic ideals, says LCCI
Sanctions to defaulters under the Reviewed Land Use Charge (LUC) Law of Lagos are too severe and not in tandem with democratic ideals.Mr Babatunde Ruwase, the President of Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), made the observation in Lagos on Friday during a stakeholders’ forum on Lagos Land Use Charge Law, 2018.
‘Legislative, executive disharmony draws back economic policy implementation’
Thank you very much for your kind words. I am not unmindful of the fact that the task before is quite a great one, but I intend to build on the good things we have been doing by way of protecting the interest of our members, promoting good business environment and do more on public advocacy to improve the business community.....