OPINION/EDITORIAL

In the hands of OPEC+

September 21, 2020/Coronation Report As we often write, Nigeria’s public finances – all the way from trade balances through to the Federal Government’s budget – work well when oil trades over US$50.00/bbl. We have seen some forecasts predict oil prices above US$50.00/bbl as early as Q4 this year, and indeed […]

Several Pointers to Same Again From the MPC

Culled—-Proshare September 21, 2020 by FBNQuest Research   The monetary policy committee (MPC) meets today and tomorrow in Abuja. Our hunch is that it will again opt for an unchanged stance, which was its decision in July on a vote of eight to two. Headline inflation has continued to creep […]

The keys to a peaceful Sahel

It is the responsibility of the people of the Sahel to free themselves from the current cycle of violence, by prioritising peace, both as a human right and also a development goal September 21, 2020/IC Publications By Mabingué Ngom If today Mali, Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Niger and Chad are painted […]