Why I’m worried about 2020 budget – Suswan
16 October 2019 | 10:12 am
Why I'm worried about 2020 budget - Suswan
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Governments across the globe are pouring increasing stimulus packages into their economies to minimise the adverse impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Chamberlain Peterside, CEO of Xcellon Capital Advisors and Femi Oladehin, Investment Banking Partner at Argentil Capital Partners both join CNBC Africa to discuss Nigeria’s defence tactics against this pandemic.
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