Saturday, 24th September 2022
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14 Sep
There is a wave of discontent sweeping through political circles as the Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) hosts the 2022 edition of its private sector economic forum ahead of the 2023 presidential elections. In furtherance of its mandate to always provide a platform for public office seekers to present their plans for private…
14 Sep
By spending more than 100 per cent of its revenue on debt servicing, Nigeria is breaching one of the applicable debt-sustainability thresholds, just as the All Progressives Congress (APC)-led government is dressing Nigeria in borrowed robes.
14 Sep
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said that rising inflationary pressure, forex challenges, debt servicing and weak revenue generation have put a serious strain on the Nigerian economy, just as the country moves towards stagflation.
1 Sep
Almost two years after the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement (AfCFTA), which came into force on January 1, 2021, Nigeria continues to lag behind in making the trade agreement operational owing to structural challenges...
31 Aug
Nigeria’s digital economy has continued to play a very critical role in building resilience against disruptions from risks, pandemics, and natural disasters.
24 Aug
The Organised Private Sector (OPS) has called on the Federal Government to address crude oil theft and other macroeconomic fundamentals to navigate the Nigerian economy to the path of growth.
17 Aug
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has announced plans to boost intra-African trade with LCCI to boost intra-African trade fair in this year’s Lagos International
12 Aug
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has stated that discussions are ongoing to extend participation of its yearly ICTEL expo beyond the shores of the country for the first time after eight editions.
15 Jul
As the country struggles to ramp up revenue, private sector operators have expressed concerns about government’s resort to multiple taxation and over-regulation, noting that such actions will negatively impact...
6 Jul
The Lagos State Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has predicted that the interest rate hike by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and rising energy costs will constrain the growth...
30 Jun
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and major stakeholders of the solid minerals sector in Nigeria have proffered solutions aimed at driving potential investments and harnessing benefits
16 Jun
The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has announced plans to drive Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) development in the country.


36 mins ago
Ahead of the 2023 general elections, the Enugu chapter of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has assured of its readiness to bring disruptive change to governance in the state. This was disclosed on Saturday after the party's ward-level consultative meetings were held simultaneously across the 260 wards. Speaking to newsmen after a tour of…
1 hour ago
The White House on Saturday blasted a court ruling in Arizona that imposes a near-complete ban on abortions in the southwestern US state as "catastrophic, dangerous and unacceptable."
1 hour ago
Powerful storm Fiona knocked out electricity to more than 500,000 homes Saturday as it lashed east Canada with strong winds and heavy rains in conditions that police said were "like nothing we've ever seen."
2 hours ago
Police in Ogun have arrested an 84-year-old man, Stephen Jack for having unlawful carnal knowledge of an eight-year-old girl.
2 hours ago
The Lagos State High Court has declared that it is unconstitutional for Lagos State Traffic Management Authority (LASTMA) to impose fines on motorists suspected to have committed traffic offenses without a court order. The judge Justice Olalekan Oresanya made the declaration while delivering judgment in a suit filed by a motorist, Lawal Aliyu against LASTMA,…