Thursday, 1st June 2023

Nigerian economy projected to expand by 2.5% in 2017

Moody's projects the Nigerian economy will grow by 2.5 percent this year and 4 percent in 2018. But the question is what effect will Nigeria's projected economic recovery have on the country's manufacturing sector?


13 Jun 2017
Throughout the financial crisis from 2008 to 2010, Portugal was on the brink of bankruptcy.
3 Aug 2017
The international monetary fund says 0.8 percent economic growth for Nigeria this year will not be sufficient to address unemployment and poverty.
4 Aug 2017
The International Monetary Fund forecast a growth of just 0.8 per cent with threats to growth remaining elevated.
23 Aug 2017
Recent data from Nigeria's National Bureau of Statistics has shown that 1,489 workers in the banking sector lost their jobs in the second quarter of 2017 despite signs of improving economic sentiments in the country.
17 Sep 2017
Economic recovery - LCCI asks FG to sustain momentum.
17 Nov 2017
The Federal Executive Council rose from its weekly meeting in the State House, Abuja Wednesday with a resolution to engage foreign consultants from Malaysia to conduct a forensic study that will boost the implementation of the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan.
11 Jan 2018
According to Vetiva Capital Management’s economic outlook for 2018, Nigeria is expected to pursue its growth agenda within the global economic landscape.
13 May 2018
According to a recent report by Deloitte Nigeria, strides have been made by the government to ensure the success of Nigeria's Economic Recovery and Growth Plan. However, there are still challenges that need to be dealt with. Joshua Ojo, Partner in the financial service audit unit at Deloitte and Touche joins CNBC Africa for a progress report of Nigeria's ERGP.
24 Jul 2018
The Association of Professional Body of Nigeria has expressed readiness to support government lift Nigeria out of the woods.
12 Aug 2018
Chairman of ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) Adams Oshiomhole, has insisted Senate President, Bukola Saraki, must relinquish his position, following his recent defection from the APC to the main opposition party, Peoples' Democratic Party (PDP)
9 Sep 2018
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.
21 May 2019
The Northern States Governors’ Forum (NSGF) has created a joint financial institution worth N6billion to serve as a vehicle for the region’s economic recovery and development.