Saturday, 9th December 2023


13 hours ago
When the Act came into force in 2018, there was a delay with the set up, management, issues around how to kick off and funding. Setting up processes, procedures and policies at that time were major challenges.
3 days ago
Managing Partner at Ecovis OUC (Chartered Accountants), Andrew Uviase, has faulted the reporting template used for the just-released gross domestic product (GDP) reporting even as he stressed that the economy has not made serious progress in real terms.
3 days ago
A nation’s economic development story is incomplete without recognising the pivotal role of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) at all levels of the country.
1 Dec
Contribution of the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector have added 15.97 per cent growth to Nigeria’s real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Q3 2023, largely driven by the telecommunications industry.
29 Nov
Singapore has charged Nigeria to increase the ranking of its ports in West Africa to first as well as its cargo handling capacity to 276,848 tonnes and ports throughput to 100 million metric tonnes from a baseline of 80 million metric tonnes by 2027.
24 Nov
Nigeria’s gross domestic product (GDP) has witnessed a 2.54 percent growth in the third quarter (Q3) of the year 2023.
24 Nov
Minister of Solid Minerals Development. Dr. Dele Alake, on Thursday, described the Minister of Information and National Orientation, Mohammed Idris as a worthy partner in the Tinubu administration’s objective of projecting mining sector reforms towards
23 Nov
The Federal Government, on Wednesday, vowed to plug leakages and loopholes impeding the collection of accruable revenues in the solid Minerals sector as well as achieving its target of 50% contribution to the gross domestic product of the country. Minister of Solid Minerals Development, , disclosed this in Abuja, during his familiarization tour to the…
21 Nov
About $100 trillion of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP) could be lost to Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) by 2050, with low and middle-income countries most negatively impacted.
1 Nov
A foreign rating agency in a recent report joined Nigerians in bemoaning the fate that has befallen the nation’s legal tender, the naira, which had exceeded N1000 to the dollar threshold but seems to be recovering slowly at a little above N800 to the dollar.
21 Oct
Aimed towards adding value to the Nigeria economy by contributing to Nigeria’s GDP through tourism, International Online Travel Agency (OTA), has unveiled a brand-new base of operations in Lekki, Lagos recently.
27 Sep
African countries, including Nigeria, must re-anchor fiscal policy through a credible medium-term strategy, undertake fiscal adjustment to bring debt back to a safer level, mobilise more domestic revenue and strengthen budget institutions to improve the implementation of fiscal plans to escape the debt trap.


1 hour ago
Nigerian government has said that the surge of military coups in the West African is fast becoming a threat to the democratic culture in the region.
1 hour ago
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has called on African leaders to create quality jobs for its teeming unemployed youths to stem the trend of brain-drain bedeviling the continent.
1 hour ago
Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mr. Ola Olukoyede has stated the commission's plan to go after international countries warehousing monies illegally moved out of Nigeria.
1 hour ago
The House of Representatives has expressed concern over the demise of no fewer than 80 persons after a recent drone attack by the military in Tudun Birni, Kaduna state.
2 hours ago
The Governor of Lagos State, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has pledged to collaborate with the new President of the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), Mr Gabriel Idahosa, to enhance economic activities in the state.
2 hours ago
The Ogun Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps (TRACE) says one person died and another sustained injury when a truck lost control at the Alagbon-Olorunda bridge along Owode-Idiroko Road in Ogun.
3 hours ago
The Kano State Government says it has blocked leakages that might led to the misuse of public funds by those in authority in the state.
3 hours ago
Popular Nollywood actress Mercy Aigbe, now known as Hajia Meenah Mercy Adeoti, has revealed the inspiration behind her recent conversion to Islam. In a candid interview on the "Your View" talk show, the actress shared her deep love for her husband, Kazim Adeoti, and how it paved the way for her religious journey. "I love…
3 hours ago
Plateau youths, under the aegis of Plateau Support Network, on Saturday organised a road walk in support of Gov. Caleb Mutfwang’s administration in the state.
4 hours ago
Infinix officially unveils the HOT 40 series, featuring the HOT 40 Pro, HOT 40, and HOT 40i models providing gamers of all budgets an action-packed smartphone to level up their mobile entertainment experience.