Nigerian Economic Summit
As Nigeria gets set to host a mega gender summit, stakeholders have insisted that unless men, women and the vulnerable are involved, attaining gender parity could be a mirage.
13 Jan 2022
Pan-Yoruba sociopolitical organisation, Afenifere, yesterday, mourned the former Head of Interim National Government (ING), Chief Ernest Shonekan, who died on Tuesday, aged 85.
21 Sep 2021
Ahead of the 27th Nigerian Economic Summit (NES), a policy analyst, Ekong Idongesit, has called for the summit to focus on galvanising a renewed commitment by stakeholders
24 Oct 2019
The bell is again tolling for Nigeria with sundry calls for reform of the ailing state system by well-meaning citizens and foreign development partners. The urgency of the moment cannot be ignored with a wave of the hands.
22 Oct 2018
The minister of budget and national planning, Udo Udoma, Monday, said the Nigerian government has issued the first gold refining licence to improve the country's economy. Udoma disclosed this while Speaking at the 24th Nigerian Economic Summit (NES24) in Abuja. “Today, I am happy to inform us that the first gold refining licence has been…
21 Mar 2018
Following the Nigerian Economic Summit (NESG) #23 Startups pitching event held recently, Accenture Nigeria has expressed its readiness to mentor eight selected tech entrepreneurs chosen by a team of investor experts for startups. The eight tech entrepreneurs are L&L Foods, Accounteer, My Padi, Academix, Piggy Bank, Insight Africa, Ojoro Kitchen and Edusko. Speaking at a…
6 Oct 2017
Sport is big business, we always hear. But in Nigeria, sport has been relegated to the back pages of newspapers for such a long time that the only time it makes the front page is when a major title or victory is achieved.
The 23rd Nigerian Economic Summit: “Opportunities, productivity and employment to actualise the economic recovery and growth plan”
26 Sep 2017
The Nigerian Economic Summit Group is an independent, non-profit, non-partisan organization that serves as a platform for private and public sector dialogue, focused on Nigeria’s sustainable economic development. Noted for its impact on public policy, objective research and yearly economic summits among other things, the NESG has helped create an enabling environment conducive to good…
13 Oct 2016
To improve the ease of doing business in the country, the Senate is to streamline the nation’s multiple taxation system.
11 Oct 2016
President Muhammadu Buhari has said that the promotion of Made-in-Nigeria products lies at the heart of his government’s efforts to lead the country out of troubled times and lay a firm foundation for the future.