FG urges social security schemes harmonisation to boost development
It is only when all agencies of government that are charged with the responsibility of implementing social security initiatives collaborate that the war against poverty can be won.
Fayemi re-launches social security for elderly citizens
Ekiti State Governor Kayode Fayemi yesterday re-launched the social security scheme for elderly citizens in the state with a pledge to commit more resources to social investments and human capital development.
Agric infrastructure needs N50bn annually, says NAQS
An annual investment of N50 billion over the next five years is needed to scale up plant health infrastructure to meet the demand for food and export in the country, the Nigerian Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has said. The agency said Nigeria’s population is projected to reach 236 million people by 2030 and 410 million…
Experts link nation’s growth to investment of subsidy funds
Economists, top industry players and the National Economics Students Association (NESA) have said that the country’s development and economic prosperity is tied to strategic investment of subsidy funds in critical infrastructure and social security. They acknowledged that development of any economy involves a painstaking process, stressing that the subsidy fund would find better use if…