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Public debt

1 Nov
Stakeholders in the financial sector of the economy have expressed concerns that Nigeria’s public debt in the last five years had increased at an average of 21.02 per cent
13 Jul 2021
The Association of Bureaux De Change Operators of Nigeria (ABCON) has advocated reforms that will reduce government spending and also curb the rising national public debt.
10 Jun 2021
The Debt Management Office (DMO) says Nigeria’s Public Debt Stock is N33.107 trillion (about 87.239 billion dollars), as at March 31, 2021.
26 Apr 2021
Economic analysts on Monday called on the Federal Government to reduce the high cost of governance, to enable it pay up its growing debts
8 Nov 2020
Projects Economy To Record Headwinds In Q4 2020, Q1 2021 Amid an already turbulent period, an expert has raised concern over the rising inflation and a sharp increase in the country’s public debt. Senior Research Analyst at FXTM, Lukman Otunuga, said the depressed oil prices enduring a prolonged lapse in demand had not helped matters,…
17 Jan 2020
The Debt Management Office (DMO) says the total public debt as of September 2019 stood at N26.215 trillion. The Director-General of DMO, Ms Patience Oniha...
25 Mar 2018
Notable Economists and leading investment experts, yesterday, in Abuja, expressed anger and bitterness over the county’s rising public debt, saying that the situation could lead the country back into a vicious cycle of debt overhang. The Debt Management Office (DMO) had, in a report, indicated that the country’s public indebtedness has jumped from N6.537tr in…
15 Mar 2018
The Nigerian government borrowed N4.365 trillion in 2017, bringing the country’s total debt stock to N21.725 trillion.


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Ubong King Foundation (UKF) has reiterated its commitment towards empowering young entrepreneurs, especially through education and equipping them with critical thinking tools for societal development.
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SINGAPORE, 27 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/-Bybit, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchanges, has completed the integration of the Arbitrum mainnet. With this integration, Bybit users can now deposit and withdraw Ether (ETH), Tether (USDT) and USD Coin (USDC) on the Arbitrum network from Jan. 27 onwards.  What is Arbitrum?Arbitrum is an Ethereum Layer…
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In inaugural foundation annual letter, CEO Mark Suzman reflects on evolution of foundation’s governance and work to fight poverty, disease, and inequity globally SEATTLE AND LONDON, 27 January 2022 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Today, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation appointed a board of trustees, with Strive Masiyiwa, Baroness Nemat (Minouche) Shafik, Thomas J. Tierney, and Gates Foundation…