Temiloluwa O’Peters The value of transactions via digital payment platforms – Nigeria Interbank Settlement System Instant Payment System and Point of Sales terminals – rose to N162.95tn from January to December in 2020. The two platforms recorded a 50.3 per cent growth in value of payments when compared to an aggregate of N108.42tn in the […] Read Full Story
The consumer price index which measures inflation increased by 17.33 per cent (year-on-year) in February 2021. The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday revealed this in its report on Consumer Price Index for the month of February. This marked the highest figure recorded in the country since 2017. According to the NBS, the February rate...
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Temiloluwa O’Peters The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation Representative in Nigeria, Fred Kafeero, has said an estimated 9.2 million Nigerians from 16 states and the Federal Capital Territory face food insecurity. He also said the current food system in the country needed re-evaluation. Kafeero spoke during a webinar organised by the Federal Government and United […] Read Full Story