Insurance Is the Best Form Of Non-Traditional Finance For Funding Sustainability In Nigeria - Ekerete Ola Gam-Ikon
Insurance provides a huge opportunity as a non-traditional finance segment that can fund sustainable development in Nigeria as it seeks to achieve the UN SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) by 2030.
Mr Ekerete Ola Gam-Ikon a management consultant and an insurance expert disclosed this as a guest on the "Economy and Politics" show anchored by Ottoabasi Abasiekong.
He called for the integration of insurance in Nigeria's "Economic Sustainability Plan" and leveraging Micro-Insurance, Health Insurance and Compulsory Insurance for Nigerians which is a viable financial investment.
The expert harped on the need for Insurance Companies in Nigeria, to sign up to the Sustainability Principles as only 2 or 3 companies have agreed to it in the country so far.