Will the Nigerian Economy Survive the Boarder Closure? Details

Stakeholders yesterday warned the Federal Government that the complete closure of the nation’s land borders portends danger to the economy. The caution came after yesterday’s announcement by Comptroller-General, Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) Hameed Ali that all categories of goods would no longer be allowed to pass through the borders. At a joint news conference with[...]

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What happened in 13years of a growing Port System in Nigeria?

APM Terminals won the concession for the former Apapa Container Terminal in 2006. Part of its expression of interest was to develop, upgrade and grow the Nigerian economy in line with international standards and its cherished global image. The company had inherited a substandard operational infrastructure which was running on analogue documentation, poor work environment[...]

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Buhari justifies forex and Food Importation Restrictions

President Muhammadu Buhari says the directive to the Central Bank of Nigeria to stop providing foreign exchange for food importation was to improve agricultural production and attain full food security. Malam Garba Shehu, the President’s spokesman in a statement, said Buhari stated this when he hosted All Progressives Congress (APC) governors to Eid-el-Kabir lunch at[...]

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