Post COVID-19: States Should Rethink Their Economic Models To Drive Productivity - Teslim Shitta-Bey
State Governments must rethink their economic models to achieve sustainable development Post #COVID19 and drive productivity. This was the assertion of Mr Teslim Shitta-Bey, the Managing Editor of Proshare Nigeria Limited, who featured on the WebTVNG "Market Review" program that discussed "Post #COVID19: Repositioning States and their Economies".
He called for long-term plans that focuses on attracting real-time investments, creating the enablers for manufacturing, economic zones, effective resource allocation and management, and the need to liquidate idle assets to support the socio-economic activities in their respective states.
Co-anchor Mr Boason Omofaye CEO, Frontier African Reports on his part said there is need for transparency in governance at the sub-national level and cost-cutting measures in the activities of the Governors and all their aides.