ERGP focus labs’ projects to unlock $22.5b investments, create 500,000 new jobs – Osinbajo

WorldStage Newsonline– Nigeria’s Vice President Prof. Yemi Osinbajo has declared that the Buhari administration is working hard to ensure Nigeria’s economic prosperity, saying the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP) Focus Labs had ‘largely achieved what it set out to do’ with the identification of $22.5 billion in private investments from 164 projects.

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LSETF beneficiaries take centre stage at Simply Nigerian Fair 2018

In its bid to position Lagos State as a conducive environment that enables businesses thrive, 25 beneficiaries of the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) loan programme were amongst the over 100 leading vendors who attended the 2018 edition of the annual Simply Nigerian Fair (SNF) to showcase their various products and services. The fair, which is in its fourth edition took place on Sunday, May 6, 2018, at the Garden Fusion Centre in Ikoyi, Lagos.

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Nigeria: Group laments threat to N420b investment, 250, 000 jobs by new duty on alcohol, tobacco, threaten legal action

WorldStage Newsonline– A Coalition of Non-Governmental Organisations; Business Renaissance Group (BRG) and Sustained Development Collective (SDC) has raised an alarm over the recent upward review of excise duty on locally produced alcoholic beverages and tobacco,saying it could endanger  250, 000 jobs and an investment  portfolio of about N420 billion.

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