Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala

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Apr 11th, 2014
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ByEmmanuel Arinze In an earlier article, I drew attention to my observations about Sahara Reporters’ reportage of the Minister of Finance and Coordinating Minister of the Economy, Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala. I had observed that as far as Sahara Reporters is concerned, Madam Iweala has not done much to de...
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Apr 5th, 2014
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For years South Africa has asserted itself as Africa`s most dominant economy, frequently being touted as the world`s gateway into Africa.  However, its anaemic growth in recent times has seen other African countries rise to the pinnacle of Africa`s economic landscape. At a time when six of the world`...
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Mar 18th, 2014
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Nigeria could soon outrank South Africa as Africa’s biggest economy, but about 61% of Nigerians still live on less than $1 per day. As Nigeria gets richer, more Nigerians live in poverty. That’s the paradox of growth in Africa’s biggest oil producer, its most populous nation and whi...
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Feb 24th, 2014
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by Adekoya Boladale In a palace coup reminiscent of the ouster of Generals Yakubu Gowon and Muhammadu Buhari, erstwhile Governor of Central Bank, Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, was unceremoniously suspended from the apex bank a few days ago. Mallam Sanusi, like the two former heads of State was out of ...
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Feb 22nd, 2014
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by Faith Obinna The recently suspended Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, according to the report of the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRC) had allegedly engaged in “unacceptable level of Financial Recklessness” typified by the execution ...
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Feb 18th, 2014
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By Olusola Daniel I have followed, with keen interest, the controversy surrounding the unaccounted federation account funds involving the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). It will be recalled that the CBN Governor, Mallam Lamido Sanusi caused a stir...
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Feb 17th, 2014
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by Dr. Audu Obanta Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, would go down in history as the most controversial Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). From his actions and words these past five years since his appointment as the boss of the apex bank, he comes as someone who revels in controversy. No doub...
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Feb 13th, 2014
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by William Wallis Nigeria’s central bank governor has exposed a multibillion-dollar subsidy racket inside the state-owned oil company that may partly explain huge shortfalls in what Africa’s leading oil producer is earning from its crude. The allegations by Lamido Sanusi about the mismanagement of Ni...
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Feb 13th, 2014
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(Reuters) – Nigerian lawmakers investigating a claim that the state oil company has failed to remit $20 billion in oil revenues ordered a forensic audit of fuel-subsidy payments on Thursday to find out where the money has gone. Central Bank Governor Lamido Sanusi wrote a letter last September t...
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Feb 13th, 2014
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by William Wallis Ft.com – Nigeria’s central bank governor has exposed a multibillion-dollar subsidy racket inside the state-owned oil company that may partly explain huge shortfalls in what Africa’s leading oil producer is earning from its crude. The allegations by Lamido Sanusi about the mism...