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Economic Advisory Council

6 Jul 2021
Kogi State Governor, Yahaya Bello, has inaugurated the state’s Economic Advisory Council. The inauguration was done virtually yesterday.
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
4 Nov 2019
The official announcement of the proposal to “shore up” the economy via the instrumentality of a 7.2% hike in Value Added Tax (VAT) on a variety of consumer items and of the thankfully rested re-introduction of payment of toll on a number of the nation’s major highways in the wake of the setting up of a “crack” Economic Advisory Council...
1 Nov 2019
The creation of the Economic Advisory Council (EAC) in September generated all sorts of public reactions. One notable reaction was the view that its creation has diminished the remit of the Vice President, in as much as the Economic Management Team (EMT), previously chaired the Vice President, was abolished. This belief reflects an inchoate understanding…
22 Oct 2019
Following the implementation of the N30,000 new minimum wage and the planned increase on Nigeria's Value Added Tax (VAT), a research analyst has said the moves are capable of heightening inflationary pressure by the first quarter (Q1) of 2020.
8 Oct 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2019 Independence Day address to the nation may have created an enabling platform to encourage new discussions on how to transform Nigeria’s economy. The President’s setting up of an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) is an important tool in this regard.
3 Oct 2019
The news of the recent appointment of an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) by President Muhammadu Buhari has elicited interesting comments from various stakeholders...
26 Jul 2019
Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa State has approved the constitution of a 14-member Investment and Economic Advisory Council.


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Operatives of Ogun State Police Command have invaded the hideout of kidnappers who have been terrorising Kara Bridge end of Lagos-Ibadan expressway and arrested a member of the gang, while a victim, Sheu Anafi was rescued unhurt.
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Civil society organisations (CSOs), including Home of Mother Earth Foundation (HOMEF), have decried the permit by Federal Government to Trigall Genetics S.A. for importation of genetically modified (GM) wheat (HB4 Wheat) into the country.
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The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has renewed its call for the protection of journalists and media practitioners, who have continued to hold government and public officers accountable.
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Commandant General, Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC), Dr. Ahmed Audi, has said Nigerians are not ripe to be allowed to bear arms.
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The Nigerian Army (NA) has been adjudged the over all winner of the 2022 Armed Forces Inter-Service Sports Competition (AFISSC), which ended at the Defence Headquarters Sports Complex, Mogadishu Military Cantonment, Abuja, on Thursday.