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Democracy Day speech: Buhari’s GDP growth rate contradicts figures from CBN, IMF, others

DELIVERING the customary annual speech on the occasion of Nigeria’s Democracy Day celebration on Wednesday, President Muhammadu Buhari said the country’s Gross Domestic Product...

World Economic Forum misleads Nigerians on country’s ranking

By Chikezie OMEJE. NIGERIA’S progress in the latest Global Competitiveness Index (GCI) released by the World Economic Forum (WEF) is confusing.  The media, including The ICIR, reported on Thursday that Nigeria...

FACT CHECK: Has Buhari appointed a ‘Chief Economic Adviser’? Yes and no

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. WITH the 2019 presidential election gradually drawing closer, claims are more frequently made in attempts to discredit one political party, candidate or the...

FACT CHECK: Did Okowa raise Delta State’s IGR from 30 to N51 billion?

By 'Kunle ADEBAJO. IFEANYI Okowa, Governor of Delta State, said the Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) of his state was as low as N30 billion in 2016...

FACT CHECK: Aregbesola says Osun generates N1.5 billion every month, NBS data shows the governor exaggerated

By Ajibola AMZAT. GOVERNOR Rauf  Aregbesola has listed 10 major achievements of his 8-year tenure on the website of Osun State government. The third on the list of his achievements...

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