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Nigeria likely to get out of recession in Q4, CBN Governor Reveals

Godwin Emefiele

Mr. Godwin Emefiele, Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria,(CBN), has predicted that the nation’s economy will likely come out of recession by the fourth quarter of this year when the result of the various measures put in place by the Federal Government and the monetary authorities becomes manifest. One …

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NSE Reviews 2015, Predicts Trends for 2016 Capital Market

By Simon Ugwu The year 2016 is predicted to be a challenging year for the capital market and the Nigerian economy. This is evident as the year began with the continued depreciation of the naira against the dollar and uncertainties around the direction of economic policies, which affected negatively an …

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Critical Defining Issues Nigerians Must Embrace in 2016

By Timothy Adaka 2016 is not an election year, so there is no avenue for a major political distraction. However, the sins of the past have a tell-tale effect on the present. With all the challenges of 2015 and preceding years, 2016 must pay the prices of governmental ineptitude. Nigerians …

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SMEs: The engine room for Nigeria’s economy

By Frances Enakhitare Small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) is always a hot topic globally. And that is because of the essential role they play in the building of national economies. SME’s has formed the subject of discussion in seminars and workshops both locally and internationally. In the same vein, …

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2016 Business Eye Roundtable Panel Discussion

2016 Roundtable Special Edition The 2016 Business Eye Roundtable Discusstion held on Thursday 14 January at The Wheatbaker, Ikoyi, Lagos. At the event, stakeholders from the public and private sectors gathered to lend their voices to, and to chart the way forward for the Nigerian economy in 2016. Public leaders, …

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The Nigerian Economic Outlook for 2016 and the Way Forward

2016 Roundtable Special Edition Lead Discussion This piece has been adapted from the lead presentation by Bismarck Rewane, economic expert and Managing Director at Financial Derivatives Company, at the Business Eye Roundtable, which held at The Wheatbaker, Ikoyi, Lagos on 14th January 2016, where stakeholders such as public leaders, economic …

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Unveiling Solid Minerals Sector Agenda

Nigeria in 2016 Special Edition Dr. Kayode Fayemi, the Honourable Minister of Solid Minerals, outlines the ministry’s agenda in tune with the current administration’s promise to build a more diversified economy for Nigeria. The Preambles It is no news that Nigeria has tremendous mining endowments. The country has at least …

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The roadmap for Nigeria’s oil and gas sector

Nigeria in 2016 Special Edition Presentation by the Hon. Minister of State for Petroleum and GMD, NNPC, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.  What the current administration met on ground NNPC recorded huge cash deficits in the last 5 years despite high crude oil process. All three refineries; Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company, KRPC, …

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Nigeria: Down, but not out

Nigeria in 2016 Special Edition The crash in oil prices has taken the sheen off Nigeria’s growth. But it can remain a market of choice for global investors if it ensures political stability and transparent governance. Sri Ramakrishnan is the Co-founder & Editor-in-Chief of Bengaluru (india) based Nyusu Digital Media. …

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