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Ex-VP Atiku Blames Obasanjo for Current Power and Energy Problems in Nigeria

16 years after ex-vice President, Alhaji Atiku Abubakar and his boss, General Olusegun Aremu Obasanjo successfully handed over power to the next government in the year 2007, they seemed to have clashed over what do...

Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals to Nigerians

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence Day speech marking 56 years of Nigeria's independence from British...

Egyption Construction Firm Plans to Establish $280 Million Port in Nigeria

There has been recent growth, in terms of businesses owned by Arab nations in Nigeria and this apparently has sparked further commitment to enhance Nigerian-Arab business relations. Plans to set up a port worth 2.2 billion...

2016 Budget of Change: Buhari Says He Hears Your Cries and Shares Your Pains

“As I said in my New Year message, living in the State House does not in any way alienate me from your daily struggles. I read the newspapers and listen to the TV and...

The #Brexit Blow Back and what it means for East Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa will feel the economic reverberations of Britain’s exit from the European Union, analysts say, although the nature and extent of the impact is hard to predict. East Africa, a region with a strong...

Will the Finance Sector Get a Boost, 2015 – 2016 Budget Comparisons

The Ministry of Finance for Nigeria stands on wobbly legs as of late, many blame the defunct finance minister, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala for the travails of the current and confused finance system, that is, what is left...

Militants Blow Up Agip Pipeline with Dynamite

Militants in the Niger Delta region continued their assault on pipelines as they attacked an Agip pipeline with dynamite in the southern part of Bayelsa State on Sunday. This was just after a similar attack...

What Does Oil Vandalism Mean for the Nigerian Economy?

Oil is Nigeria's major source of revenue and the attacks on oil installations (majorly in the Niger Delta region of the country) has greatly affected the nation's economy and supply of crude oil product...

Why Africa Needs Buhari and Zuma to Forge a Strong Alliance

President Muhammadu Buhari’s victory in Nigeria emboldens him to play a leading role in African affairs and strengthen relations with South Africa.

Nigerian Business Outlook – Week in Review

The Nigerian business outlook for the week is an analysis of the performances of the various sectors of the economy. Herein are the gains and the pains: Budget Delay Hurting the Economy The delay in signing...

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Nigeria @ 56: Economic Recession Won’t Last For Long, Buhari Appeals...

President Muhammadu Buhari has assured Nigerians that his administration would find a lasting solution to the economic recession. Buhari made this known during his Independence...