Nigerian Ports record mixed performance as vessel traffic decline in Q1
The Nigerian Ports Authority scored a mixed performance in its first-quarter report as there was a 2.3 per cent decline in number of vessels which arrived at the port. Obiora Madu, Chief Executive Officer of Multimix group joins CNBC Africa to discuss the key drivers of this performance.
British air taxi firm takes flight, inspired by F1 racing advances
A British energy entrepreneur and one-time Formula 1 racing team owner is entering the race to build new inter-city "flying taxi" services that tap recent aerospace advances while steering clear of more fanciful blue-sky visions touted by tech-focused rivals.
Strategies to tackle tax evasion in Nigeria revealed
Nigeria's Federal Inland Revenue Service generated over 2 trillion naira in the first half of this year representing 75 percent of its annual target. So what strategies should the agency adopt to tackle the issue of tax evasion in Nigeria; Theophilus Emuwa, Managing Partner at Aelex joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.
Driving inclusive growth in Nigeria
We have a responsibility to ensure our resources are used in a way that does not mortgage the future of our people says Laoye Jaiyeola, Director General of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group. He discussed the need for inclusive growth in Nigeria with CNBC Africa’s Esther Awoniyi on the side-lines of the 58th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association.
FMDQ aims to help grow the Nigerian economy
The MD and Chief Executive Officer of the FMDQ OTC Securities Bola Onadele Koko says one of the objectives of the FMDQ is the majorly overall prosperity of Nigeria. He discussed the strategies to realising the security market’s objective with CNBC Africa’s Wole Famurewa.
Nigeria faces the challenge of financing and sustaining its institutions - Obadiah Mailafia
A lot of Nigeria’s challenges as a country are institutions and how they function or how they fail to function. This is according to Obadiah Mailafia, a Former deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Director of Centre for Policy and Economic Research.