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Reps To Meet Stakeholders On Devt Of National Digital Economy

Reps To Meet Stakeholders On Devt Of National Digital Economy

The House of Representatives Committee on Digital and Information Communication Technology is set to hold a stakeholders meeting on the process of developing a national digital economy. The meeting, which will involve the media is…

Minimum Wage: NLC, TUC To Suspend Strike

Minimum Wage: NLC, TUC To Suspend Strike

Bearly 24 hours after workers crippled Nigeria’s economy, leaders of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) have reached a deal with the Federal Government to suspend the ongoing indefinite strike. The…

Obi Reacts To Cybersecurity Levy, Says FG Only Interested In Milking Dying Economy

Obi Reacts To Cybersecurity Levy, Says FG Only Interested In Milking Dying Economy

The Presidential candidate of the Labour Party (LP) in the last 2023 elections, Peter Obi, has slammed the Federal Government for the imposition of the cybersecurity levy on Nigerians. The former governor of Anambra State accused…

Nigeria’s Economic Downturn, Not Excuse For Youths To Venture Into Crime – Minister

Nigeria’s Economic Downturn, Not Excuse For Youths To Venture Into Crime – Minister

The Federal government through the Minister of Youth Development, Dr Jamila Bio Ibrahim has issued a stern warning to Nigerian youths not to use the nation’s economic downturn as an excuse to commit crimes. Ibrahim…

MPC Decision: Nigeria Economy In Right Direction – Tony Elumelu

MPC Decision: Nigeria Economy In Right Direction – Tony Elumelu

Following the decisions made by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) at its most recent Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting on February 27, Tony Elumelu, Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA), has said…

Dangote Calls For Nigeria Transition To Knowledge-Based Economy

Dangote Calls For Nigeria Transition To Knowledge-Based Economy

Alhaji Aliko Dangote, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Dangote Group has called for Nigeria’s transition from a resource-based to a knowledge-based economy. Dangote made the call on Saturday while speaking at the 38th…

Peter Obi Speaks On Worsen Nigeria’s Economy

Peter Obi Speaks On Worsen Nigeria’s Economy

Peter Obi, the Presidential candidate for the Labour Party (LP) in the 2023 general elections has revealed that the Monetary Policy Committee’s recent decision to raise the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) to 22.5% and the…

Hardship: IMF Urges Tinubu Govt To Phase Out Electricity Subsidy

Hardship: IMF Urges Tinubu Govt To Phase Out Electricity Subsidy

In a bid to cushion the effect of the hardships Nigerians have experienced in recent times due to the elimination of fuel subsidy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has called on the Federal Government to…

U.S. Economy Adds 199,000 Jobs In November

U.S. Economy Adds 199,000 Jobs In November

The United States (US) economy has added more jobs than anticipated in November, a sign of robustness in the American labour market that could factor into how the Federal Reserve approaches its future interest rate…

U.S. Economy Added 150,000 Jobs In October

U.S. Economy Added 150,000 Jobs In October

U.S. job growth slowed sharply in October, possibly boosting expectations that the Federal Reserve may hold off on any further interest rate hikes this year. An inside source from the Labor Department’s Bureau of Labor…