Barton Heyman

September 11, 2017

Article Update: Nigeria’s exit from recession is ‘pedestrian’

Nigeria grew 0.5% YoY in 2Q17 vs -1.5% YoY a year earlier. The oil & gas and financial services sectors pulled the economy out of recession. […]
September 11, 2017

Article Update: Recovery at mercy of telecoms “Wild“ Card

Nigeria’s economic recovery stalled in the second quarter in spite of an improvement in oil production. A sharp decline in telecoms output explains a large part […]
September 8, 2017

Nigeria Update: Dangote Cement, 18 others buoy NSE’s indices by 1.42%

Heavy share price gains recorded by some companies, especially Dangote Cement, and Guinness, yesterday, lifted the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) market capitalisation by 1.4 per cent.Specifically, […]
September 8, 2017

Nigeria Update: Economy still susceptible to external shocks, says NACCIMA

Though there are indications that the Nigerian economy is out of recession, continued dependence on imports will make it susceptible to external shocks, says the Nigerian […]