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Just In: Global Ranking is Sign That President Buhari's Economic Reforms Are Working - Osinbajo

The present administration remains focused on making necessary even if dramatic policy shifts in this sector to grow, deepen and open up the business and opportunities in Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Sector” – VP Osinbajo… 597 more words


President Buhari Commends Nigeria's Ranking by World Bank

President Muhammadu Buhari welcomes most heartily the phenomenal improvement of Nigeria on the World Bank’s Doing Business latest rankings released Tuesday.

Besides moving up 24 places in the rankings, Nigeria is also reported by the World Bank to be among the Top Ten Reformers globally. 117 more words


Federation Account Records N797bn VAT Revenue in 10 Months

Revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) grossed N797.51 billion into the Federation Account between January and October 2017, the Honourable Minister of Finance, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, revealed on Tuesday. 432 more words


Nigeria is Top 10 Global Reformers, Moves Up 24 Places in Global Ranking by World Bank

Nigeria has moved up 24 places to 145th in the World Bank’s ‘Doing Business’ report published today, and for the first time the country is recognized as one of the top 10 most improved economies in the world. 988 more words


CBN Deficit financing: A word of caution on interpretation

As is customary ahead of the start of its two day monetary policy retreat for September 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) released the personal statements of members of the monetary policy committee (MPC) from the July meeting. 931 more words

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Yakubu Dogara's Excited On Nigeria's Recession Exit

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has expressed happiness over the latest report released by the National Bureau of Statistics which indicates that Nigeria has finally exited recession. 224 more words


July Inflation: Downtrend in inflation now has ‘legs’

Inflation slows down for the sixth month 

Last week, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) released the much delayed July 2017 inflation report and for sixth consecutive month, the headline reading declined to 16.05% y/y. 659 more words

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