Federal Government inaugurates first gold refining company
The Federal Government, Tuesday, inaugurated Nigeria’s first Gold and precious Metals Refining Conglomerate, an operation of Dukia Gold a Precious Metals Raw Materials Buying Program in collaboration with Heritage Bank.
Beyond COVID-19 palliatives for small businesses
The Federal Government’s move to roll out new set of palliatives for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) is commendable, as millions of such businesses have no support in any form despite being the bedrock of the economy, the execution plan is the challenge at the moment.
‘Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund will help contain COVID-19, other epidemics’
As part of efforts to provide additional support for Nigeria’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and better respond to the virus in communities across the country, as well as to strengthen health systems in the aftermath of the acute pandemic response..
COVID-19 fallout: Osinbajo highlights FG’s palliative for MSMEs
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, says the Federal Government has set up palliatives to assist Micro Small and Medium Enterprises(MSMEs) survive the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Aide dismisses claims on Osinbajo’s whereabouts
Laolu Akande, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Office of the Vice President, has urged Nigerians to ignore fake claims regarding the whereabouts of President Muhammadu Buhari
Explain alleged N6b emergency fund scam, PDP charges Osinbajo
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has urged Vice President Yemi Osinbajo to “come out clean” on the alleged N5.8 billion National Emergency Management Agency...
COVID-19: Support for informal sector a priority, says Osinbajo
Though Nigeria’s massive population constitute a challenge in the fight against the Coronavirus pandemic, the advantage of being able to manage the issues in smaller measure through the states and to develop best practices has enabled authorities to reassess responses across sub-nationals and adjust where necessary. Equally, providing support to small businesses in the informal…
COVID-19: VP, ministers, discuss economic sustainability plan
To further the work of the Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC), Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, met with a group of ministers who were directed by President Muhammadu Buhari to jointly develop a comprehensive and functioning policy for the Nigerian economy following..
Economic stimulus: Osinbajo’s committee receives three reports
The Economic Sustainability Committee (ESC) headed by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says its three sub-committees have submitted their reports for review.
Import bills, supply chain disruptions to spike inflation further
Nigerians may have to brace for tougher times earlier declared by the nation’s economic managers, once the lockdown is relaxed, as the realities of global supply chain disruptions, pressure on Naira as a result of demand for foreign exchange for the importation of petrol...