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Budget Scandal

June 8, 2017 admin 0

Can there be anything as embarrassing as symptomatic of our dysfunctionality as a country than the ability of our country to pass the budget? The sectarian fighting, stuffing and now capital starvation creates a clear […]

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Oil Price Up on low US Inventory

May 11, 2017 admin 0

Crude Oil prices had its best day of the year yesterday – rising above $50 per barrel after a terrible week which saw prices fall as concerns about excess supple rose. The price jump was […]

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OPEC: Damned if they do, damned if they don’t

May 11, 2017 admin 0

As oil prices continue to reflect uncertainty, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, (OPEC) finds itself in a no-win situation with prices almost certainly to soften over the next year. This would obviously be dire for […]

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2017 Budget to be passed next week

May 5, 2017 admin 0

Nothing is more symptomatic of the malaise in Nigeria than the fact that we are discussing the passing of the 2017 Federal Government budget half almost way through the year. Its a national embarrassment. One […]

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Impact of US Steel Import Tariffs on Nigeria

April 21, 2017 admin 0

As United States President, Donald Trump shows, the first signs of imposing import tariffs on steel imports to the US there maybe a knock-on impact for Nigeria. This action was sign posted as part of […]

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Kemi “the village bean counter” Adeosun

April 21, 2017 admin 0

And so it begins. As predicted. The Federal Government has begun to say that any lift out of recession is due to its policies. Kemi “the village bean counter” Adeosun, Minister of Finance, claimed yesterday […]

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Are we on the brink of an economic recovery?

April 19, 2017 admin 0

There is a growing list of optimistic global economic bodies predicting that Nigeria is now entering a period of economic growth and recovery from the recent recession. This could conceivably be true and, to use […]