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Rising Prices of Foodstuffs and Ineffective Economic Policies in Nigeria

By Ajibola Olarinoye “There are people in the world so hungry that God can not appear to them except in the form of bread.” The quote stated above was made by the late Indian activist, nationalist, and brilliant lawyer, Mahatma Ghandi, who was unfortunately assassinated in 1948. Without any shadow of doubt, the statement vividly depicts the current abject poverty ...

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Socio-economic conditions may be worse as analysts predict higher inflation

Nigeria’s inflation climbed to its highest in 3 years, which is a cause for worry as analysts predicts higher inflationary pressure for the year 2021. Wale Okurinboye, CFA, Head Investment Research, Sigma Pensions In a chat with Nairametrics, Wale Okurinboye, addressed the factors that would determine the direction of Nigeria’s inflation in 2021. “I expect lingering impact of the main ...

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