All Progressives Grand Alliance, Dr. Victor Oye, the National Chairman, said on Tuesday that the revival of the Ajaokuta Steel Company and strategic investment in agriculture will help revamp the ailing economy.
Oye said that it would be difficult for the country to attain economic prosperity soon if it were to continue to rely heavily on imported food and raw materials for the industrial sector.
He said, “How can the economy recover when a multi-billion naira project such as the Ajaokuta Steel […]
It was gathered that thee World bank has donated the sum of 50 million dollars to assist the six insurgent affected North-Eastern states of Borno, Yobe, Adamawa, Bauchi, Taraba and Gombe under the FADAMA programme.
The Team Leader, Dr. Adetunji Oredipe who stated this while speaking to newsmen, said the reason for carrying out such project was to deal with the negative impact of insurgency that had affected the people in those states.
According to him, “the project is a combined effort […]
Labour movement has decried massive job loss in the country as the nation marks its 56th independence anniversary.
The President of Trade Union Congress (TUC), Bobboi Kaigama, who stated this while speaking in Lagos, said it is worrisome to see Nigerians lose their jobs in droves while action aimed at stimulating the economy is on the slow lane.
“Nigeria is the sixth oil-producing country in the world yet the poorest. Are we heading in the right direction? No. The backbone of every […]
The All Progressives Congress on Monday urged Nigerians to be patient with President Muhammadu Buhari, saying his strong political will would revive the nation’s economy.
This is contained in a statement released to newsmen in Abuja by the National Secretary of the party, Alhaji Mai Mala Buni.
According to the statement, the Peoples Democratic Party should stop making insensitive comments about the economy as the government is conscious of the hardship its citizens were faced with.
Buni said, ”In reacting to the orchestrated […]
The Minister of Finance on Thursday, have enumerated 12 policies the President Buhari-led federal government is putting in place to reverse the dwindling nation’s economy.
During her appearance before the Nigerian Senate as she was fielded questions from lawmakers today in Abuja, the Minister of Finance, Kemi Adeosun, enumerated not less than a dozen policies the President Muhamamdu Buhari-led administration is putting in place to reverse the worrisome trend of the naton’s economy.
According to reports, the key areas Adeosun highlighted as […]
Leicester City have revived their interest in CSKA Moscow striker, Ahmed Musa, as they plan for the Champions League next season. The 23-year-old was a target for Claudio Ranieri in January but Leicester believed CSKA’s asking price was too high as they pushed for £20 million.
Musa, a Nigerian international, is fast, can play across the frontline and has scored 12 goals in 32 games this season. He would also add Champions League experience, something lacking in Ranieri’s exciting squad ahead of next […]