Nigeria’s Minister for Mines and Steel Development, Olamilekan Adegbite, says the country’s mining potential can surpass oil and gas. Meanwhile, data from the National Bureau of Statistics shows that Nigeria’s Mining and Quarrying sector contributed 8.85 to the 2019 GDP lower than the 10.68 per cent recorded in 2018. Joining CNBC Africa to make the investment case for Nigeria’s Mining sector is Cyril Azobu, Partner and Head of Consulting and Mining Leader at PwC.
Nigeria’s agriculture sector grew 2.36 per cent in 2019, hailing the decline in the sector since 2016. The growth was mainly driven by the crop production sub-sector which grew by 2.5 in 2019 compared to the 2.26 per cent growth recorded in 2018. Joining CNBC Africa to assess the performance of Nigeria’s agriculture sector in 2019 is Chike Nwagwu, CEO of Novus Agro.
Latest data from the National Bureau of Statistics shows that Nigeria's economy grew by 2.27 per cent in 2019, beating the IMF's projections with the 4th quarter of the year recording the highest quarterly growth since 2016 recession. So how has this growth trickled down to the man on the street?
Nigeria’s economy grew 2.27 in 2019 compared to the 1.91 per cent growth rate recorded in 2018. That’s according to data from the National Bureau of Statistics. Steve Osho, Co-Managing Partner at Comercio Partners joins CNBC Africa to unpack Nigeria’s 2019 GDP report.
As the year winds down, we find out what trends have shaped Nigeria's real estate sector this year, as figures from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) show the sector has contracted for the second consecutive quarter, after coming out of recession in the first quarter of this year. Jemil Dawodu, Managing Director of CBRE Excellerate joins CNBC Africa for more.
Nigeria’s equities market closed positive for the fourth straight session this week, this comes as the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) says Nigeria's Gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 2.28 per cent in the third quarter. Portfolio Manager at Cordros Asset Management, Christian Ezeagu joins CNBC Africa to unpack the GDP report and activities at the equities market.
Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows Nigeria's gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 2.28 per cent in the third quarter of the year. Taiwo Olajubu, Treasury Coverage Team member at Access Bank joins CNBC Africa to discuss activities shaping Nigeria's fixed income and FX markets.
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