Assessing FDI flows into Nigeria
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Foreign Direct inflows to Africa is down 21 per cent in 2017 to 42 billion dollars according to 2018 World Investment Report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Tosin Osunkoya, Chief Executive Officer of Commercio Partners Asset Management joins CNBC Africa to assess the rate of FDI flows into Nigeria.
CBN to Mop up N270mn
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The Central Bank of Nigeria mopped up about 270 billion via an OMO auction on Thursday, Bukky Aregbesola, Team Lead, Fixed Income at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa from the banking floor to review trading activities in Nigeria’s fixed income and forex market this week.
Assessing the investment risk in Nigeria’s energy sector
Nigeria’s Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo says the country will require one trillion dollars to modernise its energy infrastructure in 29 years. Oyeyemi Oke, Partner at A02 Law joins CNBC Africa to assess the investment risk in Nigeria’s energy sector.
How a leather briefcase is made
Based in Providence, Rhode Island, Lotuff Leather creates handcrafted leather goods with their team of twenty two employees. One of their most complicated bags, the Triumph Briefcase, requires a multitude of skill sets to create; from leather working, to painting, to hand-stitching.
Analysts predict further increase in Nigeria’s inflation
FSDH Merchant Bank says they expect September inflation rate to rise further to 11.37 per cent from 11.23 per cent recorded in August. Ayodele Akinwunmi, Head of Research at FSDH Merchant Bank joins CNBC Africa to discuss the outlook for inflation in the fourth quarter.