Dumebi is an economist with a background in development and macro economics. She is passionate about economic development issues and the macroeconomy.
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We assess Kenya's inflation trend with a focus on foods, fuels and transport, highlighting why prices could keep falling.
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Kenya’s VAT, PAYE and housing levy recently changed. Are they progressive enough to sustain consumption?
premium08 AUG 2023
Stears analyses the long-term consumer spending outlook for the Nigerian economy.
premium27 JUL 2023
Can ₦8,000 cash transfers boost consumer spending in Nigeria?
premium04 JUL 2023
We unpack Asia's 1997 financial crisis unveiling lessons for Nigeria as it tries to woo foreign investors with FX reforms.
premium20 JUN 2023
This deep dive assesses how Nigeria's exchange rate reform will impact FMCG companies and everyday consumers.
premium07 JUN 2023
We dive into Nigeria's Q1'2023 GDP report to assess the naira redesign impact on the economy.
premium18 MAY 2023
We take a predictive look into what the future holds for Nigeria's FMCGs.
premium05 MAY 2023
After food, Nigerians spend the most on transportation. We assess how transport costs have grown and the likelihood of further increases.
premium17 APR 2023
Africa's “big four” countries have had it tough in recent years. We unpack how the current global headwinds are impacting their economic growth.
premium06 APR 2023
A deep dive into Nigeria's export potential using special economic zones (SEZs).
premium08 DEC 2022
How Tinubu’s vision for agriculture differs from Buhari’s.
premium28 NOV 2022
We explain what Nigeria Air's deal with Ethiopian Airlines means for Nigeria's aviation sector.
premium14 NOV 2022
We look at the policy choices that Nigerian policymakers need to focus on
premium15 JUN 2022
Nigeria's state governments need to stop their over-reliance on federal allocations.
premium25 MAY 2022
We unpack the reasons and potential impacts of JP Morgan's decision to reclassify Nigeria bonds
premium26 APR 2022
We unpack the benefits of belonging to a cocoa cartel for Nigeria