Economy and Politics: Policy Options to Address Nigeria's Soaring Unemployment Rate
This edition of the Economy and Politics show features Dr. Biodun Adedipe an economist and Chief Consultant, BAA Consult who provides insight into policy options for Nigeria to address its soaring unemployment.
He called for pragmatic economic policies that can reduce a worrisome misery index, resulting from high inflation, slow growth and rising unemployment.
The economist identifies sectors like Agric, Manufacturing, ICT and Real Estate, as critical to Nigeria's quest to create jobs and uplift millions from poverty.
He believed it was time for the government to discard every form of propaganda, and engage the citizens with every sense of responsibility and accountability.