22 Feb 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari last month signed an Executive Order aimed at improving roads infrastructure across the country. The Executive Order 7 of 2019, on the Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax Credit Scheme, is designed to develop and deliver Public Private Partnerships (PPP), with notable investors to bridge the road infrastructure gap in the…
10 Feb 2019
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, at the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Mega Rally, in Lagos, promised that Lagos, as commercial capital of Nigeria, would continue to receive greater attention in terms of infrastructural renewal and all round economic growth. Buhari pledged to recover stolen money from looters, promising to send them to prison, as all…
21 Sep 2018
The Chairman/Chief Executive Officer, Nestoil Limited, Dr Ernest Azudialu-Obiejesi, has called on the Federal Government to increase the construction of secure pipeline network to enhance access to natural gas supply by power generating stations and other areas where gas is needed. This, he said, will boost the realisation of power generation output of 20,000 megawatts…
4 Sep 2018
Nigeria's slow economic development is often attributed to its infrastructural deficit.
21 May 2018
The Federal Government has called on the private sector to see existing infrastructure deficit in Nigeria as an opportunity to partner on a win-win basis with the private sector in the social infrastructure space.
25 Apr 2018
The Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) and stakeholders in the shipping industry have advocated improved public-private partnership (PPP) as a way of improving trade growth and putting the country back on the path of recovery. According to the chamber, boosting the PPP initiative in the shipping sector would boost freight revenue for local shippers, earn…
28 Jan 2018
As federal and private estate developers search for affordable housing for all Nigerians, an expert has put the country’s current housing deficit at about 17 million.
10 Jan 2018
The potential for Public Private Partnership (PPP) in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector is enormous. However...
11 Dec 2017
To take the economy out of secular stagnation in 2018, experts have called on the Federal Government to deepen its structural and institutional reforms and attract more participation of Multi-National Enterprises (MNE).
27 Feb 2017
Sir: If there is a consensus right now in Nigeria, it is on the need for investment in infrastructure in order to reduce the cost of doing business in the country and making Nigerian businesses competitive.
7 Feb 2017
Sir: Capitalism as popularly defined is an economic system in which the means of production and distribution is controlled by individual entrepreneurs or the bosses.
13 Jul 2016
Former Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mohammed Sanusi has advised the Federal Government to create incentives to attract local and foreign investors.