A Coalition of over 70 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs), the Nigeria Civil Society Situation Room, yesterday urged the Federal Government to desist from increasing and introducing new taxes on Nigerians
Nigerian scholar-diplomat, Ejeviome Eloho Otobo, recently died in New York at the age of 70. He had retired in 2013 as deputy director of the United Nations (UN) Peace building Support Office after a distinguished career in public service.
The Eastern Consultative Assembly (ECA) has stated that shifting power to the southern part of the country during the 2023 general election will not resolve the structural imbalance...
20 Sep 2021
The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), African Business Coalition for Health (ABCHealth) and National Institutes of Health (NIH), will host a virtual Africa Investment Summit on Health...
14 Sep 2021
Remittances to Nigeria and other African countries are expected to decrease by 5.4 percent from $44 billion in 2020 to a projected total of $41 billion in 2021, due to the effects of COVID-19 pandemic,....
7 May 2021
Chairman of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and a host of African business leaders/philanthropists have begun building a coalition that would deliver affordable healthcare to people across the continent in an equitable manner.
20 Feb 2021
Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike, has declared that Rivers State would contest Nigeria Governors’ Forum’s (NGF) endorsement of fresh withdrawal by the Federal Government
21 Jan 2021
The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has urged the Economic Advisory Council (ECA) to come up with an economic recovery and growth roadmap
29 Sep 2020
ECA, has called on governments in Africa to adopt and harmonise policies that would help the continent strike an appropriate balance
23 Sep 2020
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) in its new COVID-19 cross-border trade report has urged governments on the continent to adopt and harmonise policies that will help the continent strike a appropriate balance between curbing the spread of the virus....
27 Jul 2020
Nigeria’s economy is bigger than what we see and feel in statistics. This is because the country’s huge underground economy is hardly adequately taken account of informal data collection, data mining and data analysis.
30 Jun 2020
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), is working to ensure that between 600 million and 800 million mobile subscribers in Nigeria, South Africa, Kenya, and other parts of the region benefit from a new digital health initiative.