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Andrew Quoted on This Day and in Business Day: PwC Forecasts Robotic Operations for Nigerian Businesses

Andrew Quoted on This Day and in Business Day: PwC Forecasts Robotic Operations for Nigerian Businesses

Andrew was quoted recently on thisdaylive.com with respect to a recent PwC survey about the effects of robotic operations coming to Nigerian businesses. “I don’t know what the outcome of this is, but what I think is that society and policymakers should be thinking a lot about this now; these things are coming in without...
Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Cryptocurrencies

Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Cryptocurrencies

“Cryptocurrencies have been described as the money of the future and changed the global financial systems significantly, but who needs them and how important is it in Africa? Andrew Nevin, Chief Economist at PWC joins CNBC Africa for more.” Watch the interview here.   Photo: BCT Keychain: Flickr Creative Commons License. Although this is Andrew’s...
Andrew Quoted in Punch Nigeria: Nigeria Will Achieve Full Economic Recovery in 2019

Andrew Quoted in Punch Nigeria: Nigeria Will Achieve Full Economic Recovery in 2019

Andrew was recently quoted in Punch Nigeria: Nigeria Will Achieve Full Economic Recovery in 2019. Read the article here.   Photo: Martin Heigan: Flickr Creative Commons License. Although this is Andrew’s private blog, most “Press and Events” postings relate to his work with PwC, which is instrumental in developing his thinking for the blog.    
Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Buhari Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2019

Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Buhari Will Not Seek Re-Election in 2019

Andrew was recently interviewed on Power Lunch West Africa about the 2019 election and other current news stories. Watch the interview here.   Photo: SabrinaDan Photo: Flickr Creative Commons License.   Although this is Andrew’s private blog, most “Press and Events” postings relate to his work with PwC, which is instrumental in developing his thinking...
Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Anti-Corruption Summit in Abuja

Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa: Anti-Corruption Summit in Abuja

Andrew joins CNBC Africa from the government’s ongoing anti-corruption summit in Abuja to discuss the Nigeria’s fight against corruption. Hear the interview here.   Although this is Andrew’s private blog, most “Press and Events” postings relate to his work with PwC, which is instrumental in developing his thinking for the blog.
Andrew Interviewed on Silverbird Television: Why Investors Are Not Coming to Nigeria

Andrew Interviewed on Silverbird Television: Why Investors Are Not Coming to Nigeria

Andrew was recently interviewed on Silverbird Television about why Nigeria is not attracting foreign investment. “The government is not recognizing how much investment is required for us to get our growth up to 4, 5, 6, 7%… We need, as a country, about a hundred billion US dollars of investment a year to drive the economy…...
Andrew Interviewed on TVC News Nigeria: Bilateral Relations in Nigeria

Andrew Interviewed on TVC News Nigeria: Bilateral Relations in Nigeria

Andrew was recently interviewed on TVC News Nigeria about Bilateral Relations in Nigeria. “This is the biggest potential market on the planet. People want to invest here. There are trillions of dollars of investment earning negative interest in the world; it wants to find a better home. Nigeria can be that better home.” Watch the interview...
Andrew Speaks at The Platform Nigeria

Andrew Speaks at The Platform Nigeria

On May 1st, 2017, Andrew was a featured speaker at The Platform Nigeria.   Dr. Andrew Nevin: May 1st, 2017: The Platform Nigeria. Watch his speech in four parts here: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4   The Platform Nigeria is a flagship (non-partisan) national development initiative geared primarily towards improving the individuals...
Andrew Interviewed on TVC News Nigeria: Global Banking Conference 24th April

Andrew Interviewed on TVC News Nigeria: Global Banking Conference 24th April

We've all heard this term, 'fintech," and that talks about the way different technologies are impacting the banking sector - mobile money; instant payments; mobile banking; internet banking - for the banks this represents not just an opportunity but also a threat.
Nevin to Speak at 22nd World Conference of Banking Institutes

Nevin to Speak at 22nd World Conference of Banking Institutes

In his capacity as Advisory Partner and Chief Economist for PwC Nigeria, Andrew will speak at the 22nd World Conference of Banking Institutes. This event is hosted by The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria.   Although this is Andrew’s private blog, most “Press and Events” postings relate to his work with PwC, which is...
Andrew Quoted in Business Day Nigeria Article: Nigeria requires $100bn Annual Investment to Achieve Optimal Growth – PwC, UK

Andrew Quoted in Business Day Nigeria Article: Nigeria requires $100bn Annual Investment to Achieve Optimal Growth – PwC, UK

Andrew has been quoted in an article by Business Day Nigeria: Nigeria requires $100bn Annual Investment to Achieve Optimal Growth. The article requires a subscription to read in full, but in it, Andrew is quoted as stating that the Nigerian economy is in recession due to poor ease of doing business and the exchange rate policy: “If...
Addressing Nigeria’s Population Management Strategy: Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa

Addressing Nigeria’s Population Management Strategy: Andrew Interviewed on CNBC Africa

Andrew was recently  interviewed on CNBC Africa regarding Nigeria’s population management strategy. “Over the next five or ten years, if we could bring the growth rate down, it will really take the pressure off the economy… I think people in the country know our working age population is growing at 3%. So, this year, the...
Andrew Quoted in New Vision: African Firms Urged to Drive Growth

Andrew Quoted in New Vision: African Firms Urged to Drive Growth

Andrew commented for the Article, “African Firms Urged to Drive Growth,” in New Vision, March 30th 2017. He spoke of Africa’s need for “big, African champions” to drive growth and show other African companies that there is room for growth within Africa. Article below.     Photo: Martin Heigan: Flickr Creative Commons License. Although this is...