Expert reacts as Nigeria MPC retains lending rate at 14%
26 Jul 2018
Although Nigeria's Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, announced that the country's baseline rate would be maintained at 14 per cent, he stated plans to implement initiatives that could reduce the cost of funds to key sectors of the country's economy.
Trump to provide $12 billion in aid to farmers to ease trade pain
25 Jul 2018
The Trump administration on Tuesday said it would provide up to $12 billion in aid for U.S. farmers to shield them from the repercussions felt by trade spats between the United States and China, the European Union and others.
Nigeria needs more cement plants to boost local production - BUA Group Chief
23 Jul 2018
Nigeria's yearly cement producing capacity is rather low especially when you compare the figure to the size of the country's economy and its population. That's according to Abdulsamad Rabiu, Chairman and CEO of the BUA Group.