Tag: 2019 budget

Expectations from Nigeria’s 2019 budget

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari is expected to present the country’s 2019 appropriation bill to the joint session of the of the National Assembly. Meanwhile, fresh data from the National Bureau of Statistics show that unemployment rose to 23.1 per cent in the third quarter of 2018 from 18.1 per cent in Q3 2017. Sam Chidoka, Managing Director of Kairos Capital joins CNBC Africa to discuss this development.