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2017 Budget: Osinbajo proposes N135.6 billion virement

2017 Budget: Osinbajo proposes N135.6 billion virement

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has submitted a virement proposal of N135.6billion to the National Assembly. The money is meant to cover projects across many...


Side by side: Osinbajo remarks to Northern & South East Traditional Rulers on growing ethnic tensions

Side by side: Osinbajo remarks to Northern & South East Traditional Rulers on growing ethnic tensions

The Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo met with the traditional rulers of the North and the South East within a space of two days...


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

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 in the country have not...



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

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 process of raising $600m for...


5 key points Osinbanjo’s 2017 budget signing speech.

5 key points Osinbanjo’s 2017 budget signing speech.

Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbanjo yesterday signed the 20117 budget into law. This was after President Muhammadu Buhari had instructed him to do so...


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

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) yesterday intervened in the inter-bank...


2017 Budget Signed: Full Text of Osinbajo budget signing speech 

2017 Budget Signed: Full Text of Osinbajo budget signing speech 

Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo signed the 2017 Appropriation Bill on Monday June 12, 2017. The long awaited bill which contains details of the...


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

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 the 2017 spending plan into...


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

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, Mr. Tunde Fowler, has denied...


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

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 to return home from medical...


Why Osinbajo failed to sign 2017 Budget on Thursday

Why Osinbajo failed to sign 2017 Budget on Thursday

Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo failed to sign the 2017 Federal Budget on Thursday as expected. The budget which was passed by the National...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 1/6/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 1/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria. Health minister Isaac Adewole said that the government would begin enforcement of parts of the...


[The Nigerian Economy Today 31/5/2017] – FG partners May & Baker Plc to produce vaccines locally with 49 percent equity

[The Nigerian Economy Today 31/5/2017] – FG partners May & Baker Plc to produce vaccines locally with 49 percent equity

Summary of the top business, economic & political news in Nigeria today.   The 10 oil producing states in the country received N22.64 billion...


What entrepreneurs stand to gain from the Collateral Registry and Credit Reporting Act

What entrepreneurs stand to gain from the Collateral Registry and Credit Reporting Act

In principle, more funds for...


Highlights of the ‘N30,000-per-month’ housing scheme

Highlights of the ‘N30,000-per-month’ housing scheme

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, during his Democracy Day speech, intrigued Nigerians with his promise of a Family Home Fund housing scheme which Nigerians...


Osinbajo signs Movable Assets Act into law; The details

Osinbajo signs Movable Assets Act into law; The details

Press release: Acting President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, has signed into law two bills from  the National Assembly that will ultimately facilitate access to more...


Complete list of 41 people included in Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council

Complete list of 41 people included in Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council

The Acting President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo inaugurated the Nigerian Industrial Policy and Competitiveness Advisory Council on Tuesday. The council is expected to drive the industrial...


An independent assessment of Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business activities by @yomitheprof

An independent assessment of Nigeria’s Ease of Doing Business activities by @yomitheprof

On campus students have several strategies for academic success. For subjects that are easy to read, understand and pass, they may approach the examination...


[The Nigerian Economy Today 30/5/2017]- Finally, Shell Petroleum commences loading of crude oil from Trans-Forcados pipeline

[The Nigerian Economy Today 30/5/2017]- Finally, Shell Petroleum commences loading of crude oil from Trans-Forcados pipeline

Summary of the top business, economic & political news in Nigeria.   President Muhammadu Buhari’s approval of the withdrawal of Oil Prospecting Licences 2001,...


#PMBMidterm: How we scored Buhari administration on handling of the economy

#PMBMidterm: How we scored Buhari administration on handling of the economy

May 29, 2017 marks two years since President Buhari assumed power as the leader of the world’s most populous black nation and Africa’s largest...


The Nigerian Economy Today 29/5/2017 – MTN Nigeria gets N221 million waiver from Kano State

The Nigerian Economy Today 29/5/2017 – MTN Nigeria gets N221 million waiver from Kano State

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   The Federal Government has threatened to shut some land borders if the...


Full text of Acting President Osinbajo’s Democracy Day speech to Nigerians

Full text of Acting President Osinbajo’s Democracy Day speech to Nigerians

Full text of Acting President Osinbajo’s Democracy day speech Dear Nigerians, I bring you good wishes from President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, who as we...


2 reasons why Nigeria is getting the attention of investors again by @RenCapMan

2 reasons why Nigeria is getting the attention of investors again by @RenCapMan

At around NGN400/$, the naira currently offers a 5% discount to our estimated fair value (this discount will likely disappear due to inflation over...


#PMBMidterm: Bucket list of all the ‘economic achievements’ of the Buhari administration

#PMBMidterm: Bucket list of all the ‘economic achievements’ of the Buhari administration

The presidency yesterday, released its mid-term factscheet just in time for the May 29 Democracy day celebrations. The factsheet was organised into three categories, economy,...


Acting President Osinbanjo swaps Pencom and BOI appointments

Acting President Osinbanjo swaps Pencom and BOI appointments

Perhaps in response to the controversy that arose from the nomination of Abdulrahman Dikko as the Director General of the National Pension Commission (PENCOM),...


The Nigerian Economy Today 26/5/2017 – AMCON says it’s close to selling Peugeot car assembly plant to Dangote

The Nigerian Economy Today 26/5/2017 – AMCON says it’s close to selling Peugeot car assembly plant to Dangote

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said its Anchor Borrowers Programme...


[The Nigerian Economy Daily] FG has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies

[The Nigerian Economy Daily] FG has approved the closure of five foreign missions and embassies

A daily compilation of business and economic news from...


FG includes additional loans in 2016-2018 external borrowing plan

FG includes additional loans in 2016-2018 external borrowing plan

The federal government has sought the approval of the National assembly to take additional loans under the 2016-2018 external borrowing plan. Acting president, Professor...


Full Excerpt of the Executive Order on Ease of Doing Business

Full Excerpt of the Executive Order on Ease of Doing Business

The Acting President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo on Thursday signed three executive orders which is expected to significantly change some of the ways government...


The Nigerian Economy Today 17/5/2017 – EU Commission bans Nigeria’s Medview Airline from European Airspace

The Nigerian Economy Today 17/5/2017 – EU Commission bans Nigeria’s Medview Airline from European Airspace

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.    Over $163.7m was spent to hire pre-shipment agents to monitor Nigeria’s...