Federal Government of Nigeria’s 2018 Budget

President Muhammadu Buhari presented the 2018 Budget of the Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) to a joint session of the National Assembly on Tuesday, 7 November 2017. The Budget, tagged Budget of Consolidation, is aimed at ensuring growth and stability as Nigeria recovers from a period of economic recession. The President had earlier submitted the Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Strategy Paper for 2018 to 2020 (MTEF/FSP) to the National Assembly for approval. Explore the full details of our take on the budget here. Download an infographic on the budget here .

The Journey to Digital Transformation: How ready is Nigeria?

In 2017, it is no news that with the increasing rise in technologies, going digital is the optimal route to attain success and longevity as a business or organization.

Guide to Fiscal Information - Key Economies in Africa 2017

Guide to Fiscal Information – Key Economies in Africa 2017

The latest publication of the Guide to Fiscal Information – Key Economies in Africa 2017 is now available to download. This publication contains an overview of the tax and investment environment of key economies in Africa. 

CBN introduces special foreign exchange window for investors and exporters

CBN introduces special foreign exchange window for investors and exporters

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on 21 April 2017 announced that it has set up a special foreign exchange window for investors, exporters and end users. The announcement was made via a Circular referenced FMD/DIR/CIR/GEN/08/007.

Federal Government approves new policy to boost local production of tomatoes

Federal Government approves new policy to boost local production of tomatoes

The Federal Government (“FG”) of Nigeria has developed and approved the implementation of a tomato sector policy (“the Policy”) whose primary aims include – increasing the local production of fresh tomatoes; increasing local production of tomato concentrates and reducing post-harvest losses. 

PEBEC releases scorecard on its 60 days action plan to improve ease of doing business in Nigeria

PEBEC releases scorecard on its 60 days action plan to improve ease of doing business in Nigeria

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), has released details of the outcome of the 60 days national action which was initiated to make Nigeria an easier place to do business (see earlier alert).