Nigerians should get free malaria treatment - Elumelu
House of Representatives yesterday urged the federal government to implement national malaria treatment policy with a view to ensuring free treatment of malaria in all public hospitals in the country.
Nigeria’s intervention in protecting Nigerian nationals in diaspora
Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Senior Special Adviser on Diaspora Affairs to the Nigerian President, says Nigeria has come up with a Diaspora Policy to protect Nigerians. She joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
Assessing Nigeria’s attempt to build an agribusiness ecosystem
Nigeria's policy direction has been hinged on building an agribusiness ecosystem to reduce food importation and generate more foreign exchange from the Agric exports. Kola Masha, Managing Director of Babban Gona joins CNBC Africa to assess the progress made so far.
US Federal Reserve holds rates steady, cuts economic growth forecast
After a series of rises, the US central bank's policy meeting decided to hold interest rates in their current range. It also predicted a gloomier outlook for growth than that coming from Trump's White House.
Hungary gives tax breaks to boost population, stop immigration
Prime Minister Viktor Orban has announced tax benefits and subsidies to encourage families to have more children. He said the policy was meant to create more Hungarians instead of promoting EU-backed immigration.
Shutdown 'Tip of the iceberg' for divided congress, Hoagland says
Bill Hoagland, senior vice president at Bipartisan Policy Center, discusses the battle over the partial government shutdown and uncertainty for U.S. businesses.
$500 Billion rolling off fed balance sheet not such a big deal: Deutsche Bank
Brett Ryan, senior economist at Deutsche Bank, discusses the outlook for Federal Reserve policy in 2019.
Atiku unveils TheAtikuPlan
The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) says the resounding public endorsements that heralded the policy document articulated by its Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, is a confirmation that the noble document embodies the collective mindset, yearnings and aspirations of Nigerians in their quest for a new leadership and a better life in our country.
U.S. policy on Russia driven by news cycle, says Teneo's Dhand
Otilia Dhand, senior vice president at Teneo Intelligence, discusses the new Russia sanctions and the biggest risks that the Russian's face.