The pension fund assets continued its ascent, rising by N581 billion between year-end 2017 to April 2018, to print at N8.1 trillion, reflecting contributions (est. N174 billion) and more importantly, gains in assets. In terms of allocation
The Initiative for Policy Analysis (IPPA) will on July 25, 2018 hold a Policy Roundtable, with the theme: “Business Environment: Maximizing Economic Opportunities through Effective Anti-Illicit Trade Enforcement”.
According to the World Bank, an individual or person who lives or earn below $1.9 per day is considered to be extremely poor. In line with this, the bank asserted that Nigeria currently has the highest number of extreme poor individuals (thus overtaking India) following results from the World Poverty Clock which showed that 86.99 million Nigerians fell within the extreme poor category in 2017.