We Must Patronise Our Locally Made Product – Osibanjo

We Must Patronise Our Locally Made Product – Osibanjo

On Thursday during an interactive session with top government officials on the ease of doing business, The Acting President, Prof Yemi Osinbajo, said the present administration was committed to ensuring that the Federal Government and Nigerians patronised locally made products. To this end, he said Nigerians must eat and drink Nigerian products at state banquets. […]

High Food Prices & Latest Declining Inflation Rate

High Food Prices & Latest Declining Inflation Rate

While latest indicators have shown that the nation’s inflation rate is easing, there are divided sentiments on the reality of the claims as food and other household items remain steadily high, despite various interventions by the government. According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), the latest inflation rate, for the third consecutive month marginally […]

Reps Query CBN, Ministry Over Illegal Payment Of $163.7 million

Reps Query CBN, Ministry Over Illegal Payment Of $163.7 million

The House of Representatives Committee on Public Procurement yesterday queried the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) over the payment of $163.7 million to pre-shipment inspection agents (PIAs) involved in the monitoring of crude oil and gas exports from Nigeria from 2009 to 2014 without the approval of the National Assembly. The committee, led by Mr. […]

Osinbajo Reviewing 2017 Budget‎ – Presidency

Osinbajo Reviewing 2017 Budget‎ – Presidency

The Senior special assistant on Media and Publicity, Laolu Akande via his Twitter account on Monday confirmed that the Acting President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo is currently reviewing the 2017 Budget. Akande also revealed that Osinbajo presided over a meeting with the economic management team, with the aim of reviewing the 2017 appropriation bill, amongst other […]

Lagos To Become Third Largest African Economy By 2020

Lagos To Become Third Largest African Economy By 2020

The Government of Lagos State has said that she targets becoming  a preferred destination for investors and third largest economy in Africa by 2020. Speaking on the government’s plan for 2020, Commissioner for information and Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde, in an interview, said that as the Government aims to become third largest economy, it has also […]

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