Tag: economic growth

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 23, 2017

The Thread: How overpopulation in Northern Nigeria is affecting economic growth

by Dolapo Adelana Nigeria last conducted a National Population Census in 2006. The National Population Commission has proposed that a ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 21, 2017

A map from the past for Africa’s Education systems

by Calvin Ebun-Amu Throughout history, the provision of education has come in many forms. From one-room schools to the open-air ...

AzeezNovember 11, 2016

High oil prices during Jonathan’s govt led to economic growth, not his policies – Fashola

Minister of Power, Works and Housing, Babatunde Fashola has said former President Goodluck Jonathan’s policies were not responsible for the ...

Mazi EmekaJuly 22, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five news to monitor today FG confirms that Nigeria is in recession Minister of Finance, Kemi ...

Op-Ed EditorApril 25, 2016

Opinion: Private security as a driver for economic growth

The global private security industry is estimated to have a total value of about US$68 billion. It is also one ...

July 7, 2013

Nigeria ranks 120th out of 142 on innovation index, Switzerland leads the pack

by Rachel Ogbu Nigeria has ranked 19th in Africa and 120 out of 142 countries on the 2013 Global Innovation ...

March 13, 2013

Opinion: Bringing back growth to the Nigerian economy (1)

by Tunji Andrews With the main Nigerian production forte being without doubt, agriculture, I believe we should use the agricultural ...

March 5, 2013

Opinion: Nigeria’s GDP – Punching below its weight

by Tunji Andrews  Nigeria no longer stands on the that top ten list of “fastest growing countries”. Our 6.5% GDP ...

August 20, 2012

Charles Soludo: Nigeria – Where is the new economy?

In 40 years, Nigeria’s population will be approaching 400 million – if you believe the population figures. Before then (29 ...

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