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To Sell Or Not To Sell? Nigeria’s Government Weighs Decision Over National Assets

 Nigeria Minister of Budgets and National Planning, Udo Udoma, has disclosed that Nigeria has no plans to sell national assets as a panacea for the current economic recession ravaging the country. Udoma made this disclosure ahead of the upcoming Nigeria Economic Summit. Some Nigeria including Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote and President of the Senate, […]

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Non-oil Revenue Drive: Nigeria Unearths 700,000 Firsm That Have Never Paid Taxes

  Nigeria’s taxation department has tracked down 700,000 firms that have never paid taxes. The move is an attempt by the African oil producer to tap alternative sources so as to survive the economic difficulty caused by a reduction in oil prices. According to Nigeria’s tax chief, the crackdown has allowed tax revenues to remain […]

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Rotimi Fawole: Creating A Dis-enabling Environment

 One of the very best places to learn about the nature of Nigeria’s business environment is at a professional services firm when providing business establishment advice to a wide variety of comers. Even better, when you have to provide said advice to foreign professional services firms helping their clients set up subsidiaries in Nigeria, because […]

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According To Experts These 6 Sectors Of Africa’s Economy Are Poised For Growth

  by Acha Leke, Paul Jacobson and Susan Lund In 2011, we published an article in HBR examining the surprisingly rapid growth of African economies and consumer markets. It helped spark new levels of interest in Africa by the international business community, and companies in a range of industries—from consumer goods to financial services to […]