Can Nigeria Spend Its Way Out of Recession ?

Introduction The latest figures from the Nigerian National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) show that Nigeria has continued its recessionary trend, with third quarter GDP contracting further by -2.24%, a worsening of the -2.06% and -0.36% negative growths in the second and first quarters respectively. The need to quickly devise a robust plan for economic resurgence… Continue reading Can Nigeria Spend Its Way Out of Recession ?

Making ‘Africa Rising’ a Reality in Nigeria, By Muhammadu Buhari

Until a few years ago, Africa Rising was a dominant theme in conversations about the global economy. That enthusiasm has since cooled, so that in newsrooms and think tanks and conference panels, “Africa Rising!” has given way to a more questioning “Africa Rising?” While some of that pessimism may be justified, we do not have… Continue reading Making ‘Africa Rising’ a Reality in Nigeria, By Muhammadu Buhari