Conflict resolution crucial for food security, poverty alleviation, say experts
Professionals have explained that food insecurity is aggravated by conflicts, crimes, terrorism and religious extremism, especially from the grain and arable crop-producing zones of the country.
Rotary marks 115th year with world peace summit, begins cervical cancer screening
To commemorate the 115th anniversary of Rotary International, District 9110, which covers Lagos and Ogun states, will tomorrow host the 2020 World Peace and Understanding Day ceremony
Nigeria and the new decade
Days ago, we completed a trip that lasted 365 days! The journey - 2019 to 2020, shaped by the workings of time and man’s sense of coordination, has its completion immersed in the waters of contention. One part says 2020 isn’t the start of a new decade. The other group hangs on to the mantra:…
Change in government policies can improve economy’
Convener, The Platform, Nigeria, Pastor Poju Oyemade has said that change in government policies and implementations can solve the issues and concerns of the country.
‘Nigeria lacks mental discipline to grow economy’
An economic and financial expert, Bismarck Rewane, has said Nigeria lacks the mental discipline to execute plans for the growth of the economy.
‘Nigeria to suffer economic hardship without private sector participation’
The Chief Executive Officer, Financial Derivatives Company Limited, Bismarck Rewane has said Nigerians will experience more economic hardship if the government refuses to give the private sector...
Operators reiterate need for downstream sector deregulation
Operators alongside managing Director of Financial Derivatives Company Ltd, Bismarck Rewane and other operators, has called on the government to urgently deregulate the downstream sector...
Expert harps on strengthening weak institutions for economic growth
Chief Executive Officer, Financial Derivatives Company Limited, Bismarck Rewane, has emphasised the imperative of building strong institutions if Nigeria, to achieve the desired economic growth.
Stakeholders want humane policy, fund flow for economic development
Although the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on Monday, kept all its monetary policy tools steady, including the benchmark interest rate at 13.5 per cent, the decision to hold the rates may be the beginning of another round of a long wait for policy changes by the apex bank. The Head of Research at…