TAG: ECONOMIC NEWS

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 23/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Lagos State Government has promised...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 21/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN,...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 20/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The federal government has unveiled the...



All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 19/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Barring further economic upheavals or exogenous...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 16/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, says refineries...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 15/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Data released by the National Bureau...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 14/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Federal Government has started the...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 13/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 12/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today   Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo has signed...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 09/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. Despite the economic recession, which led to...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 08/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Nigeria’s manufacturers, airlines, fuel importers and...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 07/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Chairman, Federal Inland Revenue Service,...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 06/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is expected...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 05/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Privatised public enterprises are to be...


Nigeria remains in recession as nation records 5th consecutive negative quarterly GDP

The National Bureau of Statistics has revealed that Nigeria recorded a 2017 first quarter GDP growth rate of -0.52%....


Here Is What The FG Had To Say About Nigeria’s First Negative GDP in 25 Years.

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday announced that Nigeria’s GDP growth rate contracted by 1.5% in 2016,...


Boom: Nigeria Records First Negative Annual GDP Growth Rate Since 1991

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday, released its 2016 annual GDP numbers, showing and as expected a...


Video: There is an “Inexcusable Bifurcation” of the Exchange Rate- Kalu Idika kalu

Nairametrics| The Nigerian government has revealed its economic growth and recovery plan, which it hopes will help the country’s...


11 Key Takeaways From Adeosun’s Presentation At The Ecobank Economic Summit

On  Friday, 25th of November 2016, the Hon. Minister of Finance Mrs Kemi Adeosun made a presentation at Ecobank’s...


Forex Gains Helps Nigerian Banks Get Out Of Recession

The third quarter GDP report released by the National Bureau of Statistics showed Nigeria’s financial sector reported a real...


Nigeria’s Trade Sector Falls Into Recession for the First Time

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics reveals that the Trade sector fell into a recession for the first...


This Sector Recorded The Worst GDP Contraction In 2016

The National Bureau of Statistics released its third quarter GDP numbers on Monday showing Nigeria’s real growth contracted by...


Recessions Continues, As Nigeria Records Real GDP Growth of -2.24% In 3rd Quarter of 2016 (See report)

The National Bureau of Statistics has reported that Nigeria’s real GDP contracted by as much as 2.24% in the...