Economic council engages Buhari on three disturbing national issues

Economic council engages Buhari on three disturbing national issues

Economic council engages Buhari on three disturbing national issues     Worried by the current state of affairs in Nigeria, the Presidential Economic Advisory Council has hit the nail on the head by nudging president Muhammadu Buhari to take strategic action on three major challenges in the country. Recall that in 2019, the president had set up the council chaired by Prof Doyin Salami to replace the regime’s defunct Economic Management Team led by Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo. The council, charged with the responsibility of advising the President on economic policy…

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2 decades on, National Assembly to finally get PIB in weeks

The presidency has promised to submit the long-awaited Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) to the National Assembly in two or three weeks, sources have said at the weekend. The presidency also assured that the oil reform bill would be out as soon as possible to boost output and attract foreign investment into the sector. Passage of the PIB, which has taken two decades in the making, has become imperative this year as low oil prices and a shift towards renewable energy have made competition tougher to attract investment from international oil…

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