Apr 29, 2017 Policy Briefs

Public Procurement Process: Global Practices and the Nigerian Experience

Public procurement has evolved as a powerful tool to deliver public goods and facilitate economic development. Sustained interest in public...
Mar 31, 2017 Policy Briefs

Enhancing Intra-African Trade: How Will Nigeria’s Service Sector Fare?

In this Policy Brief, we analysed the potential of Africa’s trade in services and examined Nigeria’s preparedness for gaining market...
Feb 1, 2017 Global Monitor

Corruption Perception Index

In January 2017, Transparency International released its 2016 Corruption Perception Index (CPI)1 report, which examined the perceived level...
Jan 30, 2017 News

China emerges Nigeria’s leading source of imports with US$1.6 billion

It emerged at the weekend that China is now Nigeria’s leading source of imported goods with an import value of US$1.6 billion (N478...
Jan 30, 2017 News

China Exim bank approves N408 billion for Lagos-Ibadan rail project

About a week after the Federal Government announced the release of N72 billion as its counterpart fund for the construction of the...
Jan 30, 2017 News

FG approves right of way for Lagos Red Line project

The Lagos State Government at the weekend disclosed that the federal government had finally approved right of way for the construction of...
Jan 30, 2017 News

CBN queries banks over inaccurate FX utilisation publication

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday disclosed that it recently queried some commercial banks that forwarded inaccurate data on...
Jan 30, 2017 News

FG approves modern internal audit process for MDAs

The Federal Government has given approval to the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation to commence the modernisation of the...