Focusing on the step-by-step implementation of Nigeria’s national development is one of the keys to achieving economic growth in Nigeria. This was stated Mr Dayo Obisan; the representative of the Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Lamido Yuguda,
Mr Obisan who said productivity would ease poverty noted that in Nigeria; They put a lot of policies up, but the issue usually is the implementation of those policies.
The National Development Plan 2021-2025 focuses on six broad objectives which include; Economic diversification, Investment in infrastructure, Security and good governance, Educated and healthy population, Poverty alleviation, and Economic and social development across states.
According to the plan, Nigeria projects that by 2025; the effective implementation of the plan expect to achieve an average economic growth of 4.6%; thereby lifting 35 million people out of poverty and also creating 21 million full-time jobs for Nigerians.