Archive for: inflation

Reno Omokri: The APC should stick to issues, not insults

Reno Omokri: The APC should stick to issues, not insults

by Reno Omokri The other day, their propaganda machines and media outlets carried the lie that the President went to Kenya with seven Presidential Jets. Meanwhile, one of Kenya’s daily papers...

 

Opinion: Is the Nigerian economy deadlocked?

Opinion: Is the Nigerian economy deadlocked?

by Salim Salihu Muhammed No doubt, Nigeria is making progress in industrial growth, the absence of infrastructure to complement the concerted efforts of attracted investments is slowing down employment...

 

Feyi Fawehinmi: 9 per cent inflation and bikini statistics

Feyi Fawehinmi: 9 per cent inflation and bikini statistics

by Feyi Fawehinmi They say statistics are like a bikini, what they reveal is very suggestive but what they conceal is even more vital. Nigeria, I fear, is in grave danger of becoming a serious...

 

Simon Kolawole: Corruption and the Nigerian Project

Simon Kolawole: Corruption and the Nigerian Project

by Simon Kolawole Why are government officials corrupt? There are broadly two motivating factors: poverty and greed. There are those who are corrupt because they are poor. There is no way their...

 

TICKER: Nigeria inflation falls for third straight month

Nigeria’s consumer inflation fell for the third straight month in September, mainly due to a drop in the underlying “core” price growth that is closely watched by the central...

 

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: I do not believe Nigeria will get better (YNaija Frontpage)

Iyinoluwa Aboyeji: I do not believe Nigeria will get better (YNaija Frontpage)

Last weekend was my first independence day as an unbeliever. Admitted, its 52nd anniversary is probably the worst time to admit this. However my reasoning is so obvious, I shouldn’t even have...

 

Nigeria’s economy improves in Q2 to 6.28 per cent – National Bureau of Statistics

Nigeria’s economy improves in Q2 to 6.28 per cent – National Bureau of Statistics

by Isi Esene The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) on Sunday released Nigeria’s second quarter economic report which indicated a growth of 6.28 per cent reportedly buoyed by the non-oil...

 

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: The battered Nigerian naira and ‘project cure’

Ijeoma Nwogwugwu: The battered Nigerian naira and ‘project cure’

  If the aim of the central bank is to discourage big ticket or high value cash transactions, then there is no compelling need to introduce higher denominations in the economy. Sanusi Lamido...

 

Euro zone crisis could hit Nigeria hard, says CBN Deputy Governor

Euro zone crisis could hit Nigeria hard, says CBN Deputy Governor

by Tolu Orekoya Things are not looking good for the second largest economy in Africa. “Infrastructural bottlenecks” according to CBN Deputy Governor Kinglsey Moghalu have led...