Nigeria must grow its foreign reserves. – Ogho Okiti

Hello and welcome to my commentary this week.  For some time now, the government and many Nigerians have been trying to forget the eight disastrous years of President Muhammadu Buhari. But that did not last very long. Last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reminded us again after it projected that the Nigerian economy will […]

Food Crisis: Why its happening and what can be done about it. – Ogho Okiti

Last week, the National Bureau of Statistics released inflation figures for April 2024. Headline inflation was 33.6%, up from 33.2% in March 2024. Food inflation was 40.53%, compared to 24.61% in April 2023.  The inflation report coincided with the release of an excellent brief by Nextier, an Abuja based think tank on the 15th of […]