Presentation on the Federal Government of Nigeria’s power reform agenda. “The need to reduce the cost of doing business in Nigeria in order to attract new investment through provision of quality and dependable power supply..”
Rule making is one of the regulatory tools employed by the Commission to regulate activities in the Nigerian Capital Market. The other tools include Registration, Monitoring, Investigation and Enforcement.
Keynote address by the Director General Securities and exchange commission, Ms. Arunma Oteh at the international conference on good governance and regulatory leadership jointly organized by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Commonwealth Business Council (CBC) in conjunction with the Nestor Associates and FDHL-MT Ltd.
The 21st century is being touted as Africa’s century. This is because since the beginning of this decade, African growth rates have finally exceeded those of the world in general- a very welcome and positive development.
Speech at the 2010 Kikonyogo Capital Markets Awards
Nigeria’s capital market has enjoyed a decade of unprecedented growth. In the last five years the total market capitalisation has increased by over 90.0%. However, from a peak in March 2008, capitalisation went into a spiralling decline, dropping 45.8% by the end of the year.
Clearly, Nigeria’s capital market is at a crossroads.