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Experts task FG on access to funds for manufacturing sector to sustain GDP growth

Some financial experts on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to create access to finance for the manufacturing sector to sustain the present Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth. They stated this in separate interviews with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Lagos while reacting to the third quarter GDP figure released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). They said ...

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Economic experts slam FG’s proposed $5.5bn loan for infrastructure development

Economic experts on Monday expressed concern over the Federal Government’s intention to borrow 5.5 million dollars to fund some capital projects captured in the 2017 Budget. President Muhammadu Buhari presented a four-page letter to the Senate which showed that the proposed borrowing was for the implementation of the external borrowing approved in the 2017 Appropriation Act. However, this is not ...

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