POSTS BY: ABISOLA ABOLARIN

Abisola Abolarin

Abisola Abolarin is an MPP graduate of King’s College London. She has deep interests in African political history, international relations, and economic policy. She writes about economic problems in Nigeria and hopes to own a farm one day.


President Buhari Seeks Senate Approval For $6.926 billion Loan

Nairametrics| In an April 21 memo “Request for approval for Federal Government 2016-2018 external borrowing rolling plan”, President Buhari...


Dangote Flour Mills Introduces a New Product – “Ecccellente”

Nairametrics| Dangote Flour Mills has re-branded its pasta products with new packaging and a new formula to improve its...



The CBN Believes This Is Why Naira Is Gaining On Black Market

Nairametrics| Acting Director, Corporate Communications Department, CBN, Mr. Isaac Okorafor, disclosed that the CBN injected $100 million into the...


AMCON Has Taken Over These 3 Firms Linked to Arik Boss

Nairametrics| Rockson Engineering Limited, Ojemai Investment Limited and Ojemai Farms, have been taken over by AMCON, according to the...


11 Quoted Companies That Failed To Submit Their 2016 Results On Deadline

The Nigerian Stock Exchange released a list of 11 quoted companies who had missed the deadline to file their...


Citizens Gate – Lagos State’s New Website and App

Nairametrics| The Lagos State Government is arguably the most responsive state government in Nigeria. Governor Akinwunmi Ambode’s administration recently...


Tanker Drivers Got What They Wanted And Call off Nationwide Strike

Nairametrics| Nigeria just averted another fuel scarcity crisis. The Petroleum Tanker Drivers (PTD) division of the Nigeria Union of...


SPDC Shuts Down Nembe Creek Trunk Line For Repairs

Nairametrics| Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria (SPDC) announced the shutting down of the Nembe Creek Trunk Line (NCTL)....


Calendar: Scheduled Dates For MTN’s Fine Payment

Nairametrics| MTN Nigeria has paid the second installment of N30 billion ($98 million) as part payment to the Federal...


Prodded by China Cash, CCECC Takes Over Rail Construction In Nigeria

Nairametrics| Chinese state-owned firm China Civil Engineering Construction Corp (CCECC) was recently awarded a three-year management contract worth $1.79...


Nigeria’s ERGP Is Under Threat From A Familiar Foe

Nairametrics| Nigeria’s plan for economic resurgence, which was contained in the Economic Recovery and Growth Plan (ERGP), has one...


Analysis: What If ‘Buharinomics’ Is Right About Its Approach To Market Reforms

Nairametrics| Over the course of the last decade, most people in the world have felt the pains of neoliberalism’s...


Analysis: TA Associates Acquisition Of A Stake In Interswitch

Nairametrics | The internet revolution in Nigeria has been a massive catalyst for the economic development of Nigeria. It...