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2 Dec 2019
Conference President, Lagos East Baptist Conference, Reverend Emmanuel Awotunde has asked Nigerians to be patient with the Federal Government on the closure of land borders.
1 Dec 2019
Regardless of whatever benefits the Federal Government claims the land borders closure is accruing to farmers, observations have shown that the policy has also exposed the country’s inadequacies in the area of food production.
1 Dec 2019
It has affected the manufacturers and the government in some ways. The government of Nigeria has closed down her border since August 2019. So many businessmen have been criticizing the government over the border closure.
26 Nov 2019
The Association of International Trade and Investment Promoters of Nigeria (AITIP OF NIGERIA) has said total closure of Nigerian Land borders shows that the Federal Government lacks political will to address smuggling through the borders.
24 Nov 2019
Despite the Federal Government’s claim of massive gains from the three-month-old border closure, latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) and key members of the organised private sector reveal that the country might be at the losing end.
24 Nov 2019
The swiftness with which the government closed the borders is not a surprise to anybody at all, because you can see they have almost every security apparatus stationed at the borders.
22 Nov 2019
Whilst this was ongoing the government closed the land borders with her neighbours, all of which are mostly members of the Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS), except Cameroun who is not a member.
22 Nov 2019
The prolonged closure of Nigerian land borders has been generating more reactions from our neighbours and the citizenry. But beyond the age-old clampdown measures, it is high time the Federal Government shifted from undue rhetoric to action
19 Nov 2019
Economic expert has attributed the rise in headline inflation in the month of October, to Nigeria’s recent border closure and post-election fall-outs
18 Nov 2019
The closure of some of the Nigerian borders has led to the increase in food prices and subsequently pushed up annual inflation in the country. The National Bureau of Statistics monthly report released on Monday showed that annual inflation was 11.61% in October, up from 11.24% in September, indicating the highest rate since May 2018.…
17 Nov 2019
In the wake of soaring price of local rice induced by closure of the borders, there is anxiety across the country regarding what the market would look like in the last two months of the year, especially...
16 Nov 2019
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has thrown his weight behind the Federal Government’s closure of Nigeria’s land borders, saying it is unfair for smaller countries to be sabotaging a big country like Nigeria.

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