24 Dec 2021
Following the Federal Government’s plans to introduce new taxes in 2022, an economist, Dr. Muda Yusuf and other members of the organised private sector have argued for the exemption of small businesses ...
22 Dec 2021
The Chief Executive Officer, Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprises, Muda Yusuf, has highlighted steps for economic managers to follow to mitigate the current crisis the impact of foreign exchange is having on real sector operators.
13 Dec 2021
The economics of taxes goes beyond public revenues. Taxes serve as important economic policy tools and growth drivers. Economic literature is fraught with case studies of countries that have leveraged taxation to stimulate consumption and grow local industries.
24 Nov 2021
Despite some level of growth recorded in the third quarter, the organised private sector has warned that the non-oil sector remains undermined by multi-faceted challenges despite various intervention by the government.
2 Nov 2021
Notwithstanding some economic recovery recorded by the government, some private sector operators have expressed concerns that the economy continues to face headwinds triggered by high inflationary pressure....
18 Oct 2021
Besides authorities’ resistance to activities commemorating one year anniversary of #EndSARS protests this week, the Federal Government appears to be haunted by worries of social resistance in implementing certain policies...
11 Oct 2021
Top experts have offered valuable tips to organisations and businesses on survival and scale under the current harsh economic environment that has seen some companies close shop.
24 Sep 2021
Members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) have urged the National Assembly and the Federal Ministry of Finance to suspend plans to impose excise duty on any segment of the Nigerian manufacturing sector.
15 Sep 2021
Members of the Organised Private Sector (OPS) have urged the National Assembly and the Federal Ministry of Finance to suspend plans to impose excise duty on any segment of the Nigerian manufacturing sector. Specifically, they raised concerns about the proposed the re-introduction of excise duty on the production of soft drinks in the country Economist…
31 Aug 2021
If managed efficiently, the proposed re-introduction of tolling on federal roads nationwide will fetch the government an average of N1 billion daily or N365 billion yearly, an amount sufficient to fix major roads across the country.
17 Aug 2021
After five decades of operating an obsolete Petroleum Act, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, signed into law, the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB), not minding the controversial sections .....
14 Aug 2021
Nigerians have expressed concerns over the Federal Government’s plan to reintroduce toll collections on designated dual carriageways across the country. While some Nigerians support the move....