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Mining in Nigeria

Mining – The New Nigerian Frontier

For many decades, crude oil has been the primary source of Nigeria’s wealth and indeed the mainstay of the Nigerian economy. The inherent dependency risk in this trend has been heightened by the steady...
NESG

The Nigerian Economic Summit, 2017 – Key Takeaways

As Nigeria seeks to sustain its recovery from its first economic recession in over two decades, the nation’s economic policy and business environment are again at the forefront of national discourse. Of the various fora...
NDPHC

NDPHC Resumes NIPP GENCO Privatisation Process

The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) recently announced that it will be recommencing the process for the privatization of three electricity generation assets, viz: (i) a 634MW gas plant located in Calabar, Cross River State; (ii)...
Edo-Azura power plant

Azura-Edo IPP – The Benchmark for IPP Development in Nigeria

KEY HIGHLIGHTS •  Experienced project development consortium •  Bankable offtake contract •  Supranational, federal and state government support •  Reputable EPC contractor •  Solid gas supply arrangements •  Strong bench of advisers for the government, lenders and the Project The Azura-Edo...
KPMG

How Nigeria can attract huge foreign direct inflow

For Nigeria to attract meaningful Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and enhance competitiveness, government must articulate an integrated policy that would unlock rapid development of transport infrastructure in Nigeria. This formed highlights of a new report...
Oando Image

Shareholders seek fair investigation on Oando crisis

Following the directive given to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) by the House Committee on Capital Market and Institutions to investigate allegations of financial impropriety and mismanagement of Oando Plc, shareholders of the...

CAC now registers foreign investors from UK, USA, China — Muhmud

THE Corporate Affairs Commission, CAC, says it has made provisions for foreign investors planning to invest in Nigeria to register their companies from UK, USA and China without coming into the country. Registrar-General of CAC,...
Sukuk fund

The 25 projects Nigerian government would be funding with its 100bn Sukuk fund

These are strategic economic road project across the country. play This is the first sovereign Sukuk bonds issuance by the Nigeria. The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has released the proceeds of its first...
Nigerian economy

Three reforms expected to enhance business activities in the country.

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) has kicked off the National Action Plan 2.0, which is aimed at increasing the global competitiveness of the Nigerian economy. The plan, tagged NAP 2.0, is the...
Grants and Loans

Is China taking advantage of Nigeria with loans and grants?

The Chinese have provided grants for major infrastructure projects, but that has only opened the doors to more sub-standard products and a trade imbalance. One of the most common Nigerian stereotypes is that you will...