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Buhari Appoints Doyin Salami As Chief Economic Adviser

Mariam Sanni, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed Dr. Doyin Salami as his Chief Economic Adviser. Dr Salami is the Chairman of the Presidential Economic Advisory Council, PEAC, before his appointment. A 1989 doctorate degree graduate in Economics of Queen

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Chinese Economy Maintains Stable Growth In April

China’s national economy maintained momentum for stable recovery in the past April, with the demand for production continuing to rise, employment and commodity price being stabilized, and new growth drivers being fostered. According to statistics released by the National Bureau

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2019 Economic Prospect, Expectations, Projections

As 2019 begins with its hopes and aspirations, Nigerians expected the federal government to better the economy with a view to making it have more meaningful impact on Nigerians. CHARLES EBI looks at the key indicators that will characterize the

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Nigerian Economy On Life Support, Says Ex-Gov Peter Obi

A former governor of Anambra, Mr. Peter Obi, has said that the Nigerian economy is on life support due to the rising debt profile of about N22.7 trillion. Obi disclosed this at the ‘2018 This Generation Conference’ organised by the

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Nigeria’s Economic Diversification Will Fail If Oil Sector Collapses

By Cyril Ogar Stakeholders in the oil and gas industry have cautioned that the much sought after diversification of Nigeria’s economy will fail if oil and gas sector is allowed to collapse for lack of investment, policy somersaults, and an

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Powering Nigeria For Economic Growth

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja The power sector is a major factor in driving any country’s economy, attracts investors, brings foreign direct investment and in turn contributes immensely to the Gross Domestic Product, GDP, of such nation. To make electricity more

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Buhari’s Declaration Good For The Economy – Expert

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja Mixed feelings have continued to trail the official declaration by President MuhammaduBuhari to run for second term as the county prepares for the 2019 general elections. It would be recalled that the president made known his

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Agricultural Value Chain: Strategy To Enhance Export Driven Economy

By Mariam Sanni, Abuja Agriculture was the mainstay of Nigeria’s economy before the discovery of crude oil. From 1960 to 1969, the sector accounted for an average of 57.0% of GDP, and generated 64.5% of export earnings. From 1970 to

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FG Shutting Down Economy – Experts Lament

The provisions of the Nigeria Constitution requires he legislative arm of government to pass all bills including the Appropriation Bill. Failure or delay to pass the appropriate bill as at when due is bound to have grave consequences and implications

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Economy: Bill Gates Calls On Nigerian Leaders To Get Real

By Chidozie Ogbonnaya Philanthropist and Founder of Microsoft Corporation Bill Gates on Monday re-echoed his stance on what the Federal Government and politicians must do to better the lives of Nigerians. The American billionaire who faulted part of the Federal

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