I will offer free tuition right up until the end of secondary school
Under my watch, Nigeria will spend 15% of its gross domestic product (GDP) on education
I will provide free uniforms in all public schools
My government will offer one free school meal for all primary and secondary school pupils
Nigeria will have an annual budget ratio of $1bn to every 1m citizens. In 2023 for instance, with a population of 200m, our national budget shall not be less than $200bn
Every one of Nigeria’s 36 states shall generate at least twice the amount of its running costs. Any state that fails to do this over two successive...
Offer free tuition right up until the end of secondary school
Nigeria will spend 15% of its gross domestic product (GDP) on education
Provide free uniforms in all public schools
Offer one free school meal for all state primary and secondary school pupils
No primary school child should have to walk...
REMITTANCES by the Nigerian diaspora grew by a staggering 11.5% during the course of 2021 as the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic made a lot more Nigerians dependant on their relatives living abroad.
According to a recent report by global payments company WorldRemit, remittances by the diaspora in countries like...
NIGERIA recorded a 3.4% increase in gross domestic product (GDP) during the course of 2021 in the first major sign that the economy is coming out of the recession according to recent statistics published by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
Like many countries worldwide, Nigeria has suffered from the economic fallout...
NIGERIA'S Federal Inland Revenue Service (Firs) has introduced self-service stations where taxpayers can file tax returns and validate tax clearance certificates among other services using digital technology.
Designed to not only help clear the backlog of tax returns but to also help the government with its drive to increase...
US - $22.9trn
China - $16.8trn
Japan - $5trn
Germany - $4.2trn
UK - $3.1trn
India - $2.9trn
France - $2.9trn
Italy - $2.1trn
Canada - $2trn
South Korea - $1.8trn
How can we be the seventh most populous nation on earth, projected to become the third by 2050 but alas, we are not even among the world’s...
The largest black nation on earth with a population in excess of 200m
Africa’s largest economy with a gross domestic product (GDP) estimated to total $514bn in 2021 by the IMF
Estimated to become the third most populous country in the world by 2050 behind China and India
The one nation that can rally the 1.2m...
NIGERIA'S finance minister Zainab Ahmed has asked for significant financial sector reforms that will enable the growth of Islamic finance in the economy as part of the search for investment capital required to develop infrastructure and boost manufacturing.
Despite having a massive population of over 200m people, Nigeria's...
By Ayo Akinfe
If you ask me, what we are currently witnessing is a war. This time it is not against guns and bullets but the effects are the same and as with the case with any war, you need a reconstruction plan. Every war is always followed by a reconstruction plan and this is no different. Does Nigeria have a post-coronavirus...