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Nigeria Plans $1.7 Billion Stimulus Spend for Q2
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Nigeria Plans $1.7 Billion Stimulus Spend for Q2

*Federal contractors are major beneficiaries *Spending will create employment and re-employment of sacked construction workers In its plan to forestall further deterioration of the struggling economy, Nigeria’s federal government plans to spend about 350 billion in the next quarter. At the just concluded talk shop titled: National Economic Council, an […]

Nigerians Need Power, Not Megawatts
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Nigerians Need Power, Not Megawatts

Not just backtracking from his campaign promises, President Buhari of Nigeria seems to be adjusting to reality. His statement yesterday, at the National Economic Summit that he will no longer target 20,000 but 10,000 megawatts of electricity by 2019; is disappointing but a better of way of managing public expectations. […]

MultiChoice Will Not Increase Rates This Year
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MultiChoice Will Not Increase Rates This Year

MultiChoice Africa Limited said that there will be no price increase for subscribers to its DStv service (direct-to-home satellite television service) in the majority of its African markets. According to its culture, MultiChoice usually increase its rates around the 1st of April. MultiChoice said most African markets have suffered as […]