Nigerian economy: Light at the tunnel’s end?
Undoubtedly, discussions and commentaries on the Nigerian economy have in recent times become dissonant and cacophonous; indeed, some sort of ‘babel’, leaving the public in more bewilderment and obfuscation. As has been observed in several fora, the economy and economics are among those subject matters on which....
Filth and hazards of night market
In Ikotun market, where traders sell in the midst of filth, caution is thrown to the wind as they openly display commodities, including loaves of bread (wrapped and unwrapped), vegetables...
Economy: For the love of Nigeria
The FEC should note that the withholding of FA dollar accruals and experimentation with numerous exchange rate fixing methods with the exception of the MFS in the last 46 years have produced laggardly and disastrous economic results.
Can we turn this ship around?
In the past two weeks, I have written two articles about the importance of government and state capacity. The first was on the phenomenon commonly referred to as the “tragedy of commons”.
Collateral Registry Act, Credit Reporting Act 2017 and Nigeria’s economy
Further to this and in the realization of the security, the Collateral Registry Act in an attempt aimed at strengthening the creditor’s right of realization of the interests, provides a variety of options to a secured creditor.
The Complacent Economy
Two stories in the papers in the last week ought to serve as a wake-up call to policy makers in Nigeria. They illustrate the challenges facing the Nigerian economy that are capable...
Cost of governance: Is public sector downsizing escapable? - part 1
It is no longer news that the Nigerian economy has officially entered into recession. This announcement by the Minister of Finance is just a formal acceptance of a reality which most Nigerians, especially those working ...
Nigeria out of recession
At the moment, the rate of inflation in Nigeria stands at 16 per cent. However, the floating of the naira is a bold move to unshackle the Nigerian economy and position it on the path of recovery from recession.