No Evidence Nigeria Has Exited Recession – Issa Aremu

No Evidence Nigeria Has Exited Recession – Issa Aremu
 

From: Noah Ebije, Kaduna General Secretary of Textile union and NEC member of Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Issa Aremu has said that there is no evidence to show that Nigeria has overcome the economic recession. Aremu said the country can only recover from economic recession with enhanced purchasin...

Posted on Sep 9, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 9, 2017

Recession Exit: Economist Wants Fiscal Budget Implemented

Recession Exit: Economist Wants Fiscal Budget Implemented
 

An economist, Prof. Akpan Ekpo, on Wednesday said the fiscal elements of the budget should be implemented to sustain the country’s exit from recession Ekpo, Director-General, West African Institute for Financial and Economic Management (WAIFEM), made the suggestion in an interview with the News Ag...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

‘Economy Out of Recession Since June’

‘Economy Out of Recession Since June’
 

The Bankers Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria and other financial institutions yesterday said the economy may have come out of recession as far back as the second quarter of 2017. Addressing reporters at the end of the Bankers Committee meeting in Abuja yesterday, CBN’s Director, Banking Su...

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 11, 2017

How Nigeria Can Get Out Of Recession – Ex-Governor Peter Obi

How Nigeria Can Get Out Of Recession – Ex-Governor Peter Obi
 

Former Governor of Anambra State, Peter Obi, has identified three steps the Federal Government can take if Nigeria must get out of economic recession. Mr Obi was a guest speaker at the 1st Annual Conference of the Guild of Corporate Online Publishers (GOCOP) held on Thursday at Renaissance Hotel, Ik...

Posted on Aug 11, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 11, 2017

Recession: ITF Plans To Train 9000 Youths

Recession: ITF Plans To Train 9000 Youths
 

BY ANDY ASEMOTA, In line with the Federal Government’s poverty alleviation and job creation programmes, the Industrial Training Fund (ITF) plans to train no fewer than 9000 youths in various skills nationwide under its National Industrial Skills Development Programme (NISDP). The Director General ...

Posted on Jul 15, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 15, 2017

Recession Forced Us Into Money Ritual, Say Suspects Caught With Human Skulls

Recession Forced Us Into Money Ritual, Say Suspects Caught With Human Skulls
 

By Lawrence Enyoghasu Three men caught with two human skulls for use as money ritual in Ogun State yesterday have said that they were forced into the evil act by the economic recession in the country. The men- Saibu Popoola, Aliu Ajiroba and Jimoh Ijiola made the confession while being interrogated ...

Posted on Jul 15, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 15, 2017

‘The Challenge of Security, Peace in Times of Economic Recession’

‘The Challenge of Security, Peace in Times of Economic Recession’
 

To Prof John A. Ayoade of the BOWEN University in Iwo, Osun State, political power can be reconfigured, though not without resistance, but it is not as easy to reconfigure the economy. The professor Emeritus, in this article, entitled:  “The challenge of peace and security in times of economic re...

Posted on Jul 14, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 14, 2017

‘N88b Debt, Recession Threaten Metering’

‘N88b Debt, Recession Threaten Metering’
 

Over N88 billion debt owed by customers and the economic downturn are responsible for the slow metering of consumers in Ikeja Electric Plc, The Nation has learnt. The firm’s Head of Corporate Communications, Mr. Felix Ofulue, said Ikeja Electric has a robust metering programme but owing to the  r...

Posted on Jul 10, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 10, 2017

Recession Has Only Helped to Reshape Tax Payment System – Fowler

Recession Has Only Helped to Reshape Tax Payment System – Fowler
 

By Princewill Ekwujuru The Executive Chair-man, Federal Inland Revenue Service, (FIRS) Mr. Babatunde Fowler, yesterday in Lagos, said despite recession as envisaged in Nigeria, global reliance on advertising to grow business and economies is not shrinking, but has helped to reshape tax payment syste...

Posted on Jul 8, 2017 - Last updated on Jul 8, 2017

Recession: Shipping To Take over From Oil As Highest Revenue Earner – NIMASA

Recession: Shipping To Take over From Oil As Highest Revenue Earner – NIMASA
 

The Nigerian shipping sector is poised to takeover from oil and gas as the largest revenue earner for the Federal Government. This was disclosed by the director general of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside at the 5th Nigeria Transport Awards and Lec...

Posted on May 8, 2017 - Last updated on May 8, 2017

Recession Will End in Weeks- Lai Mohammed

Recession Will End in Weeks- Lai Mohammed
 

Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, yesterday assured the biting recession will end in weeks. He said Nigeria was gradually moving out of recession. Mohammed, represented by the Managing Director of the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), Bayo Onanuga, made the assertion at the bienn...

Posted on Apr 30, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 30, 2017

Lai Mohammed Says Nigeria Will Soon Come Out Of Recession

Lai Mohammed Says Nigeria Will Soon Come Out Of Recession
 

SAN FRANCISCO, April 29, (THEWILL) – The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, on Saturday stated that Nigeria was gradually moving out of economic recession. Mohammed made this assertion at the biennial convention of the Nigerian Guild of Editors, NGE, in Lagos. He said going ...

Posted on Apr 30, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 30, 2017

Nigerian Economy Out of Recession, Growing Strongly—World Economics

Nigerian Economy Out of Recession, Growing Strongly—World Economics
 

By Babajide Komolafe LAGOS— The Nigerian economy is out of recession and growing strong, says United Kingdom-based World Economics. The organisation, which is  dedicated to producing analysis, insight and data relating to questions of importance in understanding the world economy, said this devel...

Posted on Apr 19, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 19, 2017

Recession: Man Pays N42m Tithe in Benue Church

Recession: Man Pays N42m Tithe in Benue Church
 

A man, whose identity has been shielded by a local church in Makurdi, has shocked church members with a tithe offering of N42 million. Investigations by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi revealed that the money was paid into the UBA account of the NKST Church High level Makurdi. Although t...

Posted on Apr 16, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 16, 2017

Buhari’s Govt., not Low Oil Prices, Caused Recession — Pat Utomi

Buhari’s Govt., not Low Oil Prices, Caused Recession — Pat Utomi
 

Nigerian economist and politician, Pat Utomi, has chided the Buhari administration for the state of the economy, saying it lacks the capacity for effective budget planning. He spoke in Awka, the Anambra State capital, on Wednesday, as guest lecturer at Emmanuel Egbogah Budget Roundtable organised by...

Posted on Apr 6, 2017 - Last updated on Apr 6, 2017

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