Oil is a wasting asset, why are we so addicted to it?
The oil industry is the benchmark by which the Nigerian economy rises or falls. But the cliché of this predicament is that it has been a wasting asset.
What is the way forward for Nigeria, post-COVID-19? - Part III
The first two articles in this series emphasised the need for a shift in our mindsets by valuing the Nigerian life and the criticality of knowledge and human capital post-COVID-19.
Nigeria recorded $29.91 billion investment inflows in 2019
About $29.91billion worth of investments were recorded in the Nigerian economy as at the end of 2019, the Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) report has revealed.
An economy with a bad attitude
The Nigerian economy has a bad attitude. I am sure you know that by now. This attitude borders on pure hostility and an unholy determination to defeat every effort by our leaders to tame it and free the nation...
A jubilee of the Nigerian economy
Now aged 59 years, in a few months time, Nigeria will mark her diamond jubilee at 60 years. It is pertinent to examine our economic progress as a resource rich nation.
Tackling funding challenges for Nigeria’s small businesses
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector supports the Nigerian economy. SMEs constitute the major part of enterprises in the private sector and provide employment opportunity to most of the citizens.
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...
‘How corporate governance in organisations can boost economy’
Dr. Akintola Benson has said active corporate governance framework in organisations is necessary for corporate success and economic growth of a country,