Mailafia: Planned sale of Ajaokuta Steel complex, manifestation of Nation’s tragedy
Development Economist, and former Deputy Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in charge of Economic Policy, Dr. Obadiah Mailafia, is opposed to the Federal Government’s plan to privatise the Ajaokuta Steel Company Limited located in Kogi State. Mailafia, a career banker and international development specialist with over 25 years told Assistant Business Editor MATHIAS OKWE…
Leveraging NIPP for Nigeria’s power sector development
Over the years, the growth of Nigeria’s power sector has continued to fall short of stakeholders’ expectations, and this is evident in the epileptic supply that has characterised operations.
‘God has a reason for keeping me alive’
“It happened when NEPA took light. People had to run out for their dear lives and I was the last person to go out.
States go after small businesses to boost Internally Generated Revenue
With traditional sources of financing almost over stretched and increasing, pressure on basic infrastructure from a growing population, states are increasingly taxing existing businesses while struggling to attract foreign investments.
Cashless society: Clueless society
Presumably, this principle is being pushed on us because the West believes that it is an effective way to stop corruption but more importantly by pursuing the money ...
30 years after… Lagos Metroline still work in progress
If the Lagos Metroline proposed by Alhaji Lateef Jakande had seen the light of day, this month would have been the 30th anniversary of the completion of the first phase of the project and the 33rd anniversary ...