LCCI HOLDS PUBLIC-PRIVATE DIALOGUE ON CRUDE OIL THEFT AND ARTISANAL MODULAR REFINERIES

LCCI HOLDS PUBLIC-PRIVATE DIALOGUE ON CRUDE OIL THEFT AND ARTISANAL MODULAR REFINERIES

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the premier Chamber of Commerce and a leading voice in the Organized Private Sector (OPS) in Nigeria, with the support of Waltersmith Petroman Oil Limited is set to hold a Public-Private Dialogue Session to proffer solution to challenges of crude oil theft in Nigeria. The dialogue will…

LCCI STATEMENT ON MONETARY POLICY RATE HIKE BY THE CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA

LCCI STATEMENT ON MONETARY POLICY RATE HIKE BY THE CENTRAL BANK OF NIGERIA

The recent hike in the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) by the Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) from 11.5% to 13% was well expected by the Lagos Chamber following recent fundamentals in the economy. The Chamber has also noted the trend around the rising inflation rates across many economies globally. It…

LCCI Statement on Worsening Security Challenges 2022

LCCI Statement on Worsening Security Challenges 2022

The worsening insecurity profile in Nigeria is reaching a worrisome dimension with the unfortunate incident on Monday 28th March 2022, when some gunmen launched a deadly attack on a Nigerian Railway Corporation (NRC) Abuja-Kaduna evening train carrying an estimated 398 passengers. After the attack, reports confirmed that eight people were killed, and twenty-two people are still…

LCCI Statement-International Women’s Day 2022

LCCI Statement-International Women’s Day 2022

The Lagos Chamber of Commerce & Industry, a gender-sensitive organization is pleased to congratulate women all over the world on this year’s International Women’s Day celebrations today, 8th of March 2022.  The theme of this year’s edition, “Gender Equality Today for a Sustainable Tomorrow” provides us an opportunity to join voices with people around the…

LCCI STATEMENT ON THE IMPORTATION OF CONTAMINATED FUEL INTO NIGERIA

LCCI STATEMENT ON THE IMPORTATION OF CONTAMINATED FUEL INTO NIGERIA

The news about the importation of contaminated fuel and subsequent recall of same came to Nigerians as a rude shock. Nigerians had trusted that there was a fuel importation system that could not be compromised in the manner it happened last week. This is disappointing, risky, and calls for immediate overhaul of our import processes…

LCCI STATEMENT ON THE LIFTING OF SUSPENSION OF TWITTER OPERATIONS IN NIGERIA

LCCI STATEMENT ON THE LIFTING OF SUSPENSION OF TWITTER OPERATIONS IN NIGERIA

The Federal Government’s press statement conveying the lifting of the suspension of Twitter operations in Nigeria is well received and commendable. The operations of the microblogging platform were shut down on the 5th of June 2021 by the Federal Government due to the use of the platform for subversive purposes and criminal activities that were seen…

LCCI MOURNS THE DEATH OF FORMER HEAD OF INTERIM NATIONAL GOVERNMENT, CHIEF ERNEST SHONEKAN

LCCI MOURNS THE DEATH OF FORMER HEAD OF INTERIM NATIONAL GOVERNMENT, CHIEF ERNEST SHONEKAN

13 January, 2022; Lagos, Nigeria: The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the premier Chamber of Commerce and a leading voice of the organised private sector (OPS) in Nigeria, has expressed sadness over the death of Nigeria’s Former Head of Interim National Government, Chief Ernest Shonekan, which sad event took place in the early…

LCCI APPOINTS DR. CHINYERE ALMONA AS DIRECTOR GENERAL AS DR. MUDA YUSUF BOWS OUT

LCCI APPOINTS DR. CHINYERE ALMONA AS DIRECTOR GENERAL AS DR. MUDA YUSUF BOWS OUT

LCCI APPOINTS DR. CHINYERE ALMONA AS DIRECTOR GENERAL AS DR. MUDA YUSUF BOWS OUT 1 July, 2021; Lagos, Nigeria: The Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI), the premier Chamber of Commerce and a leading voice in the organised private sector (OPS) in Nigeria, has announced the appointment of Dr. Chinyere Almona as Director General…