Economy

Nigeria economy to grow slightly below 2% in 2018 – World Bank
by Onyinye Nwachukwu, Abuja

Nigeria’s economy is projected to grow slightly below 2 percent...

CDC plans to invest $1.2-Billion in Nigerian banking sector in four years
by MICHEAL ANI

CDC Group Plc, a U.K-based development and financial institution, plans...

AFC to invest in Cameroon’s €1.2bn power project, Corp says
by Editor

Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the continent’s leading infrastructure development finance...

Experts urge increased investment in deficit sectors of economy
by Gbemi Faminu

Experts at the 2018 Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers (IAPM)...

Growth enablers receive fresh impetus in Edo as Obaseki budgets N7bn for investment drive in 2019
by Our Reporter

Building on the gains of his administration’s industrialisation drive in...

Nigeria is frontier for development of International Community- Japanese Envoy
by Innocent Odoh, Abuja

The Ambassador of Japan to Nigeria, Yutaka Kikuta, has said...

Senate asks FG to suspend excise duty on alcoholic drinks, tobacco 
by OWEDE AGBAJILEKE, Abuja 

The Senate on Tuesday asked the Federal Government to immediately...

India plans to make Nigeria business hub of West Africa- Envoy
by  Innocent Odoh, Abuja

Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, BN Reddy, has affirmed that...

Does Nigeria need Buhari’s proposed Entrepreneur Bank?
by ODINAKA ANUDU

Muhammadu Buhari, presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC),...

Nigeria perfect measures to join ATI with $20mn commitment
by HARRISON EDEH,ABUJA

Nigerian government has perfected plans to join the African Trade...

Analysts question Atiku’s ambitious GDP target
by Endurance Okafor, David Ibidapo & Cynthia Ikwuetoghu

Motivated by the growth potential of the Nigerian economy, Atiku...

Afreximbank to grow loan book to $10bn by year end 
by Hope Moses-Ashike 

In line with its strategic and business plans, the African...