NIGERIA EXITS FROM RECESSION – FG WELCOMES NEWS WITH CAUTIOUS OPTIMISM

In a statement by the special adviser to the President on economic affairs Adeyemi Dipeolu, FG said it will continue to drive Nigeria's economic growth by vigorously implementing the economic recovery and growth plan launched earlier this year by President Muhammadu Buhari. BELOW IS A STATEMENT BY SPECIAL ADVISER ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS TO THE PRESIDENT, DR. ADEYEMI DIPEOLU ON THE 2ND QUARTER 2017 FIGURES JUST RELEASED BY THE NATIONAL BUREAU ...
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CHANGING ECONOMIC REALITES: A STEP IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION.

The recent fall of crude oil prices and the concomitant decline in revenue has once again bought the vulnerability of the Nigerian economy to the fore. This is so because the Nigerian economy is intricately intertwined with crude oil. Nigeria’s fiscal revenue is dominated by oil which accounts for over 70%of government revenue and up to 95% of foreign exchange earnings. The near absolute reliance on oil export as a ...
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TREASURES

The ABC dictionary defines a treasure (noun) as ‘’something very valuable’’. It also defined it in the verb form to mean ‘’to keep something carefully because one values it’’ or ‘’to hold something in high esteem’’. Most precious stones are regarded as treasures, such as diamonds, pearls, etc. Another form of treasure includes gold in the form of jewelleries, watches, necklaces, etc.  Hello! Hope we are not here to define ...
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