Tag: Buhari

Opinion: Open Letter to President Buhari of Nigeria

President Buhari, this is an urgent call from those who gave you this mandate: tell the armed forces to stand down and stop shooting at or killing unarmed Nigerians. Undeniably, the lives of young Nigerians are being shed in hopes of a better Nigeria, which you chose to serve.

Buhari stops Nigeria’s Central Bank from issuing foreign exchange for food imports

These are trying times for Nigeria's economy, as an expected recession means the government has to take pro-active steps to mitigate the impact of the recession and recover in the shortest period.

How Nigeria’s economy is bracing up to the COVID-19 shock

With a further revised 2020 budget and crude oil benchmark, how is Nigeria bracing up to the challenge of the Covid-19 pandemic? Tilewa Adebajo, CEO of CFG Advisory joins CNBC Africa for the discussion ahead of president Buhari's address to the nation today.

U.S. imposes visa restrictions on Nigerians involved in this…

The U.S. State Department said on Tuesday it had imposed visa restrictions on Nigerians it said were involved in...

What you need to know about Nigeria’s roadmap agreement with Siemens to increase power

Nigeria and German company Siemens have agreed a roadmap to increase Nigeria’s “reliable” power supply to...

Nigerian manufacturers react to Buhari’s AfCFTA decision

Nigeria is finally aboard the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) ship after President Buhari agreed to sign the agreement at the African Union's extraordinary summit in Niamey this weekend. Mansur Ahmed, President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria joins CNBC Africa for more.

Buhari calls for regional summit to tackle insecurity

Nigeria marked its maiden celebration of June 12 as the official Democracy Day. Concerns around the state of insecurity continue to mount, as Nigeria's President says he plans to host a regional security summit of heads of states in the Sahel to tackle insecurity. Dennis Amachree, CEO of Zoomlens Security Solutions joins CNBC Africa to discuss the state of security on the continent.

Boosting private equity inflows to Nigeria

How can Nigeria position to increase private equity inflows into the country, as President Buhari's second term takes off? Pabina Yinkere, Chief Investment Officer, Sigma Pensions joins CNBC Africa to discuss this.
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