Insurgency expected to slow GDP growth by 0.5 percent

Insurgency expected to slow GDP growth by 0.5 percent

Terrorist acts in Northern Nigeria will slow the country’s economy this year,  knocking half a percentage point off growth like last year, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the Minister of Finance, said on Tuesday. Okonjo-Iweala that her 6.75 percent 2014 growth forecast took this into account. “We are expecting about 6.75 (percent growth in 2014) and we have accounted…

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