Tag: Nigerian Export Promotion Council

How Nigeria plans to end informal exports

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council has asked informal exporters to formalize their operations in other to get full benefits from. Meanwhile, the directive by the Central Bank of Nigeria asking banks to submit details of exporters who have failed to repatriate their export proceeds have been met with debates. Akintunde Sawyerr, Executive Secretary of the Agricultural Fresh Produce Growers and Exporters Association of Nigeria joins CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor for more.

Promoting Nigerian exports through Nigerian diaspora

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council (NEPC) is working together with the Nigerian Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) to target Nigerian Diaspora as an economy for Nigerian goods. Executive Director of the NEPC, Segun Awolowo joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the sidelines of the 2019 Nigerian Diaspora Investment Summit.

NEPC’s Segun Awolowo on securing investments for Africa

Segun Awolowo, Chief Executive Officer of the Nigerian Export Promotion Council says it is hard to do business and industrialise in Africa with interest rates around 24 per cent. He discussed this and more with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole on the side-lines of the recently concluded African Investment Forum.