Category Archives: recession

EXITING RECESSION: It’s not yet Uhuru – Udoma

By Adeola Badru IBADAN – THE  Minister for Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma, has declared that it is not yet uhuru for Nigerians as regards the much-talked-about the economy’s exit from recession as recently certified by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Economic recession Making the disclosure yesterday, at a retreat organised […]

Our expectations as Nigeria quits recession

By Fr. John Damian Adizie Few weeks ago we cried to God, asking him to deliver our Country, Nigeria from its sinking point. As God would have it the Federal Government has finally declared that Nigeria is out of recession. This a welcome development and it calls for celebration! The only interesting thing about this […]

No signs recession has ended – Gov. Dickson

• Says Bayelsa will not remain the same ‘when we are through’ Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State, in this interview, speaks on what he describes as the life transforming projects embarked upon by his administration. Seriake Which projects are now scheduled for commissioning? Well, our government is about mega life-changing projects. In the area […]

Is Nigeria out of recession?

By Henry Boyo The ‘National Bureau of Statistics’ latest overview of National Productivity between April-June 2017, has revealed that, the steady decline in output of goods and services, which began in March 2016, has now been thankfully reversed by June 2017. Indeed, total output of goods and services, in the preceding decade before 2016, recorded […]

Nigeria is out of recession, APC chieftain insists

Chief Olusegun Oni, the Deputy National Chairman, (South) of the All Progressives Congress( APC), on Sunday insisted that Nigeria is out of recession, urging Nigerians to be positive in their thinking. Oni Oni, in an interview at his Ifaki Ekiti country home, said the “nation’s economy is expected to bounce back gradually”. The CEO of […]