Tag: Mono-cultural economy

Victor Ejechi: Agricultural Production and the Development of the Nigerian Economy

The agricultural sector is seen as an engine that contributes to the growth of the overall economy of Nigeria. Despite these efforts, the sector is still characterized by low yields, low level of inputs and limited areas under cultivation due to government dependence on a mono-cultural economy based on oil.[Read More…]

Indang Alibi: Okonjo-Iweala And Health Of The Nigerian Economy

For the better part of this year, the price of crude oil, the commodity that provides Nigeria the bulk of her foreign exchange earnings, has been falling in alarming manner. Today, over 20 per cent of the revenue Nigeria used to earn in the good old days of steady oil[Read More…]