Public Opinion on Current Economic and Political Issues

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This poll was conducted by the Centre for Public Policy Alternatives to investigate public opinion on key economic and political issues in Nigeria. The issues include the state of Nigerian currency (Naira), willingness to patronise local products, power supply, and presidential trips and appointments. The main objective of this poll was to elicit responses on the effect of the fall in exchange …

Independent Evaluation (IE) of the Nigeria Stability and Reconciliation Programme (NSRP)

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Governance & Political Economy

The NSRP is a DFID sponsored project scheduled to run for five years (2012-2017) in eight states in Nigeria (North and South). It aims to reduce the impact of violent conflict on vulnerable people in the targeted states. The programme’s most immediate impact will be in 24 local government areas with a total population of about five million. CPPA is …

Impact Assessment Study on Lagos State Law On Fees Collectible By Local Government Authorities -2012 & 2013.

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Governance & Political Economy

In July 2010, Lagos State passed a law to prescribe the levies that may be collected by local government councils in the state. The aim of the law was to reduce the incidence of multiple and illegal tax collection. In 2012 & 2013, CPPA implemented and produced a series of quantitative and qualitative research studies geared towards providing credible evidence …

Economic Impact Assessment of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Cashless Policy (2013)

Folarin Gbadebo-Smith Recent Research Governance & Political Economy

This CPPA survey evaluated the impact of the new CBN cashless policy on micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). CPPA utilized modified multi-stage sampling techniques in the collection of data from over five hundred micro, small and medium enterprises across all local government areas in Lagos state. Findings from this project informed decisions on improving legal, policy and regulatory environment for …