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Buhari's refusal to appear before lawmakers, an insult on democracy — NNPP National Chairman

Only 6 states viable, as Katsina made N8bn but got N136bn federal allocation 

By Johnbosco Agbakwuru The 2019 Annual States Viability Index, ASVI, released on Sunday by Economic Confidential, showed that only six states in the federation are economically viable. The states include Lagos, Ogun, Rivers, Kwara, Kaduna and Enugu, while also listing the poor and insolvent states to include Katsina, Kebbi, Borno, Bayelsa and Taraba states, based
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Zimbabwe on course to meet 2020 budget deficit target — finance minister

Zimbabwe says economy to shrink 4.5% this year

Zimbabwe’s Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube on Thursday said the southern African nation’s ailing economy would contract by 4.5 percent this year due to climatic shocks and the coronavirus pandemic. The projection is much more optimistic than that of the World Bank which last month predicted a contraction of 10 percent. But Ncube said “a combination
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Nigeria’s $2.8bn AKK Pipeline

Nigeria’s $2.8bn AKK Pipeline to stimulate economy, enhance Local content, others

By Udeme Akpan & Sebastine Obasi President Muhammadu Buhari will on Tuesday flag off the construction of $2.8 billion Ajaokuta-Kaduna-Kano (AKK) pipeline, thus laying the foundation for the stimulation of Nigeria’s economy. A consortium of indigenous and international engineering firms will deliver the 614-kilometer gas pipeline conceived to provide the highly desired stimulus to domestic
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It’s time to execute Orosanye report — NECA

It’s time to execute Orosanye report — NECA

By Agbonkhese Oboh Nigeria Employer’s Consultative Association, NECA, has said current economic realities have made it important for the Oronsaye report to be implemented and deliberate efforts made to plug leakages in governance. NECA’s Acting President, Mr. Taiwo Adeniyi, made the points at a post-Governing Council briefing, on Thursday, at NECA House, Lagos. Although Adeniyi
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