Buhari's aide demands N500m from journalist over report on Marijuana
An aide to Nigeria President Muhammadu Buhari on finance and economy Sarah Alade has sued two journalists- Alfred Olufemi and Gidado Yushau - over an investigative report on hemp smoking published in NewsDigest, an Abuja-based online newspaper. Alade demanded the sum of N500 million from the journalists for the report. The report claimed that the…
Buhari names Sarah Alade aide on finance, economy
President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the appointment of Dr. Sarah Alade as his Special Adviser on Finance and the Economy.
NESG seeks sustainable economic agenda through tax
Seeking to close the knowledge gaps in fiscal policy, and create a sustainable framework to actualise Federal Government’s inclusive economic agenda, the Nigeria Economic Summit Group (NESG), has launched its Citizen Perception Report, “Better Tax”. NESG said Better Tax, the first of several research pieces to be published in support of tax reforms, is…
Economists hint ways to boost non-oil revenue in Nigeria
Economists have revealed ways to boost the non-oil revenue in the country.
Accountants tasked on professionalism, technology
Former acting governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Dr. Sarah Alade, has challenged accountants nationwide...
EFInA appoints ex-CBN boss Alade, Lawson as directors
Enhancing Financial Innovation and Access (EFInA), a financial sector development organisation, which focuses on promoting financial inclusion in Nigeria, has announced its new board members and chief operations officer.
Still a long way to self-sufficiency in tomato production
Nigeria is the 14th largest producer of tomatoes in the world. On the continent, the country is ranked second (after Egypt) with about 1.8 million metric tonnes (mt), which she produces annually.With over 48 million tomato farmers across the country...