Category: Interview

Plans for workers to access mortgage with pension savings is Underway– Dahir-Umar

Acting Director-General, National Pension Commission, Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar In the report, the acting Director-General, National Pension Commission, Mrs Aisha Dahir-Umar, disclosed the impact of the Contributory Pension Scheme on individuals and the economy When can workers start to access part of their pension savings as residential mortgage? The main objective of Section 89 (2) of…

Dangote Petrochemical Refinery In Full Operations Will Transform Nigeria To Next Exporter Country – Engr. Mansur Ahmed

The Director, Stakeholder Relations and Corporate Communications, Dangote Group and the President, Manufacturers Association of Nigeria, Engr. Mansur Ahmed, in this interview, speaks on the level of progress of the Dangote refinery and how the Group plans to overcome forex challenges, source crude for the refinery, escape pipeline vandalism and transform Nigeria to a net…

MAN urges legislators to pass 2019 budget to sustain economic growths

The Manufacturers Association of Nigeria on Friday urged the National Assembly to speedily pass the 2019 budget to stimulate economic growth in the face of mounting unsold inventories recorded in 2018. Director General of the association, Mr. Segun Ajayi-Kadir, made the appeal in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lagos. Ajayi-Kadir said the call…

The Council for the Regulation of Freight Forwarding in Nigeria (CRFFN) has condemned delays, bureaucracies and the multiplication of tables created by officers of the Nigeria Customs Service before cargoes are released, especially bonded cargoes.   According to exclusive report by Shipping Position Daily, quoting Chairman of CRFFN Monitoring, Compliance and Enforcement Committee of CRFFN,…

Agric allocation reduction; a threat to economy diversification agenda -Stakeholders

Some members of the Organised Private Sector have said that the reduction in the budgetary allocation to the agricultural sector compared to 2018 would further contract the growth of the nation’s fragile economy. Speaking in an interview with The Nation, the President of the Manufacturers Association of Nigeria (MAN) Ahmed Mansur decried the reduction in…

Technology will Aid Transaction Cost Reduction in the Capital Market – Uduk

The Director General of Securities and Exchange Commission SEC, Mary Uduk, in an interview granted Channels TV during question and answer session as well as during the world press conference by Ministry of Finance, Abuja What are some the initiatives the SEC is implementing to boost investors’ confidence? We are doing a lot to boost…