Nigeria

Category Archives — Nigeria

Expert Interview on Achieving Sustainable Economic Development in Nigeria

As a followup to the article on Measuring Progress using the Sustainable Economic Development Assessment (SEDA) model, here is an expert interview that gives additional content to measuring progress in Nigeria. In the short video below, Boston Consulting Group’s* Luis Gravito explores Nigeria’s history of growth and how it exemplifies why the quality of economic growth is fundamental—and more critical than the rate of that growth. Continue reading

The 16 Most Problematic factors for Doing Business in Nigeria

Doing business in Nigeria is not easy! This is because there are lots of problematic factors business owners will need to overcome in order to successfully do business in Nigeria. This is confirmed by the recently published Global Competitiveness Report 2016–2017 by the World Economic Forum. The Global competitiveness report was published on 28 September 2016. It assesses the competitiveness landscape of 138 economies. It provides insight into the drivers of their productivity and prosperity. Continue reading

One Year After: Global Goals Report Card on the SDGs

A year ago (exactly September 25th, 2015), 193 leaders of the world made a promise of the Global Goals. A promise to the seven and a half billion people on this planet that our lives will get a lot better over the next 15 years. They came together to agree on 17 Global Goals to achieve 3 extraordinary things in the next 15 years: end extreme poverty, reduce inequality, and protect the planet. Continue reading

Nigeria Ranks 133rd on the 2016 Environmental Performance Index

Nigeria ranks 133rd out of the 180 countries surveyed for the 2016 environmental performance index. The Environmental Performance Index (EPI) provides a global view of environmental performance and country by country metrics to inform decision-making. The EPI was launched at the World Economic Forum, is in its 15th year and more relevant than ever to achieving the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and carrying out the recent international climate change agreement. Continue reading

The Adesoji Adegbulu's Digest!

Start receiving my weekly digest of the top contents published on this blog and other interesting things that would be valuable to you! Don't miss any of my useful updates. Get started today!