Enugu pledges to improve its sub-national ease-of-doing business

…as Ugwuanyi inaugurates neurosurgical health facility Enugu, Nigeria’s south-eastern sub-national state, with an estimated gross domestic product (GDP) economy of $6.5 billion, says it is ramping up its ease-of-doing business, especially to attract private investment into the coal-rich state. Already, one of such private investments is a multi-million-naira neurosurgical reference health facility, the Memfys Hospital, […]

Rivers to spend N480bn in 2019

Nigeria’s oil-rich sub-national to spend N480.411 billion for the 2019 fiscal year, which is only 5.43 percent of Nigeria’s N8.83 trillion national budget for the incoming year. Governor Nyesom Wike, while presenting the 2019 state Appropriation Bill to the state House of Assembly for consideration and approval on, christened it, “budget of sustainable growth and […]

Taraba, Ekiti, Jigawa worst hit in month inflation went down to 11.26%

Nigerian sub-national states of Taraba, Ekiti and Jigawa were worst hit by the impact of rising consumer products prices in October 2018 and  recorded the highest all items inflation on year-on-year basis  with rates of 13.21 percent, 13.18 percent respectively during the period, according  to data released recently by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS). Food […]