CBN rules out terminating foreign exchange restriction policy
Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele, yesterday vowed to sustain the policy on foreign exchange prohibition to raise domestic capacity...
NECA seeks policy stability in new administration
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has called on the Federal Government to ensure sustained commitment on the stability of economic policies, social investment programmes and deepening of engagement with the private sector in President Muhammadu Buhari’s second term. While stating some of the business implications of Buhari’s re-election, NECA advised that issues of politics…
Inaugurate NSITF, PenCom boards, NECA tells FG
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has called on the Federal Government to urgently inaugurate the boards of the Nigeria Social Insurance Trust Fund (NSITF), National Pension Commission (PenCom) and other Federal Government’s agencies.
NECA seeks urgent reform of country’s educational system
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has called as matter of urgency, a total reform of the nation’s educational system. The association commended...
Graduates’ dilemma worsens as formal jobs shrink
The steady shrinking of formal jobs is becoming the most formidable obstacle graduates of higher institutions in Nigeria face in their struggle to survive.
NECA worried about budget delay
The Nigeria Employers' Consultative Association (NECA), has again decried the recurring delay in the passage of the 2019 national budget, which it said appears to have become a culture. The Association said the continuous delay in budget passage year-on-year is worrisome, and continues to be a major source of concern for the private sector. Expressing…
NECA supports NCS on N27,000 as new minimum wage
The Nigeria Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), has supported the National Council of State (NCS) on its approval...
OPS canvasses cheap funds for business growth
The need for deliberate policies aimed at channelling cheap credit to businesses, creating favourable environment for enterprises to thrive and reduction of regulatory predatory tendencies have been emphasised. This, according to the Organised Private Sector (OPS), particularly the Nigerian Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA), will enable the private sector to create jobs and wealth for the…
Remove fuel subsidy now, NECA tells government
The Nigerian Employers’ Consultative Association (NECA) has urged the Federal Government to remove fuel subsidy, which has become a conduit pipe for the misappropriation of funds.
NECA urges Buhari to act fast on new wage, avert strike
President Muhammadu Buhari has been advised to expedite action on the transmission of the new national minimum wage bill to the National Assembly to avert the planned January 2019 strike by the organised labour.