Financing the economy: Experts crave renewed strategies
Expert the nation’s authority and its agencies evolve a framework that would ensure forbearance, credit information and social investment by financiers, the journey to fund critical infrastructure would remain a mirage.
Rebuilding public service in the wings of a productivity movement
At a recently organized Prof. Pat Utomi’s Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL) annual seminar and international symposium on “Leadership and Performance in Africa’s Economic Competitiveness,” held on the 6th of February in Lagos, I had the great fortune not only of being one of the participants.....
Utomi: Nigeria worse off for lack of philosopher kings
Prof. Pat Utomi is one of those eager to see political and economic transformation in the country. In this chat with News Editor MARCEL MBAMALU, he discussed sundry challenges facing the country and the way forward. Why does a leadership deficit persist in the country despite all the talent? In a strange way, there is…
Edozien, Utomi say private sector growth key to Nigeria’s economic transformation
Former Chief Economic Adviser to President Shehu Shagari, Prof. Emmanuel Edozien and founder, Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), Prof. Pat Utomi...
Fayose slams FG over hiring of Malaysian experts for N458m
Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose has questioned the rationale for the Federal Government’s hiring of consultants from Malaysia with N458 million to help Nigeria build her economic capacities.
Former Delta PDP chairman, Utomi in war of words
There seems not to be let up in the war of words between top members of the Delta State branch of the People ‘s Democratic Party (PDP) and the director of Lagos Business School, Prof. Pat Utomi.
A shortlist for fix-Nigeria 2019 - Part 2
As it was once predicted on this platform, the honeymoon is now effectively over. And the truth that was kept in a grave is coming out. It was once noted here too that you can keep truth in a grave, but it won’t stay there.
Utomi, Elumelu task government on growth of SMEs
To the founder of Heirs Holdings Tony Elumelu, there was need for coordinated efforts to stimulate small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for inclusive development of the country