POSTS BY: CHACHA WABARA

Chacha Wabara

Chacha Wabara is a legal practitioner, blogger and fitness coach. She has over 5 years experience in blogging and freelance writing. She has written several articles and research work over the years as a freelance contributor. She joins Nairametrics as Our News and Analysis Lead.


Paga Founder: We just hit 5 million subscribers!!!

Financial solutions outfit, Paga, has hit 5 million users, claims its founder Tayo Oviosu. He could not suppress his...


Access Bank Says Naira May Depreciate to “N515” By 2017

Foreign investors are still expressing pessimism over the ability of the Naira to rebound from its current slump, writes...



We Will Not Accept It!!! Furor Trails Proposed New GSM Tax

Subscribers and telecom operators have said that they will go to any lengths to ensure that the proposed Communications...


Distress Signs as Yet Another Multinational Closes Shop, Standard Chartered Trims Equity Team

Sun International, a hotel and gaming group has closed shop in Nigeria, reports Nqobile Dludla of Reuters. This continues...


A Cursory Analysis of Buhari’s “Emergency Economic Stabilization Bill”

The country has been in economic recession, whether ‘technical’ or real, for months now. The Naira has broken its...


This is How AG Leventis Plans to Reverse N494 Million H1 Loss

AG Leventis has announced plans to increase its capital base in view of the recent economic challenges in the...


Here Are 4 Reasons Why Entrepreneurs Fail Before They Start

An entrepreneur is defined as someone who conceives an idea and turns it to a profitable business that leads...


Who is a Custodian?

When you think of a custodian in layman’s terms, you think of someone who has responsibility for taking care...


What is a Coupon Rate?

Bonds are issued by governments and companies to raise money to finance their operations or for capital projects. When...


What is Credit Rating?

A credit rating is an evaluation of the credit risk of a prospective debtor (an individual, a business, company...


How FG Plans to Provide Portable Water To All Nigerians

Access to portable water is something every Nigerian is entitled to. The reality, though, is that millions of Nigerians...


How The Proposed 9% “GSM Tax” May Negatively Affect Telecom Companies and Subscribers

The legislature is currently considering the Communications Service Tax (CST) bill which seeks to increase Communications Service Tax (CST)...


First Bank Denies Claims Concerning Concealing NPA Funds

The First Bank of Nigeria has refuted claims that the bank is concealing NPA funds, which would run contrary...


Rice Tops List of Impounded Goods, as NCS Continues to Clamps Down On Smuggled Goods

Rice seizures are responsible for over 70%of the seizures made by the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS). This was made...


Collaboration key for Nigeria’s Non-Oil Export Growth- Sakoma

The Chief Executive Officer and founder of Poise Capital Global, Comfort Sakoma, has labelled collaboration and strategic alliance as...


How Outdated Regulations May Be Restricting SME Growth in Nigeria-SEC

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has disclosed that the current regulations governing the raising of funds in financial...


Nigerian Farmers are about to enjoy ‘single digit Interest Loans’

Large scale farmers in the country can start to heave a sigh of relief as the FG, through the...


Bakers explain why they increased bread prices by 20%

The Association of Master Bakers and Caterers of Nigeria have approved an ‘unavoidable’ 20% increase in the price of...


N9.48 billion Pension Funds Recovered from Defaulting Companies

The National Pension Commission has recovered a total of N9.38 billion Naira from defaulting companies. These companies had deducted...



Govt. said it got the highest allocation in 12 Months and shared it

Government at all tiers would breathe a collective sigh of relief as they received the highest allocation from the...


NPA explains why it wants to recruit massively

The Nigerian Ports Authority will soon begin plans to recruit several new staff in a bid to replace the...


Buhari’s minister explains how their “policies” have helped Nigeria survive

Judicious management of the Treasury Single Account and the anti-corruption drive of the Federal Government is responsible for the...


Why FCMB says it wants to borrow N15 billion from “Retail Investors”

First City Monument Bank, FCMB has revealed plans to source for between 10 and 15 billion Naira of Tier II...


Transcorp Fails in Bid to Boost Power Generation

Tough economic conditions forces most companies to review their capital...


Controversies trail CBN’s decision to clamp down on foreign money transfers

The Central Bank of Nigeria has revoked the licenses of all money transfer companies, except three, citing “the greater...