REPRIEVE FOR NIGERIA AS OIL PRICES JUMP ON TRUMP’S INTERVENTION SAUDI/RUSSIA MAY CUT PRODUCTION, END PRICE WAR.

Oil prices jumped on Thursday after United States President Donald Trump said he expected Saudi Arabia and Russia would agree to capping oil production, providing much reprieve to countries like Nigeria worst hit by the scramble for bigger market share among producers. Brent, the internationally traded benchmark crude, traded at $33.44, up $8.70 a barrel…

HOW NIGERIAN COMPANIES, GOVERNMENT CAN RESPOND TO COVID-19 – MCKINSEY

There are four critical steps that Nigerian companies could take to ensure business continuity while the government must prioritise five things amid the ongoing coronavirus-induced economic meltdown, according to global consulting firm, Mckinsey & Company. Mckinsey’s recommendations, published this week, are based on the firm’s discussions with risk and health professionals in more than 200…