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UAC’s Subsidaries Need More Than Fresh Funds

Nairametrics| UAC, one of Nigeria’s oldest conglomerates has two of its subsidiaries looking to raise a total of N6 billion....


Why Private Equity Firms Are Interested In Nigerian Aviation

Nairametrics| Finance minister, Kemi Adeosun on a recent trip to Washington stated that some private equity investors, were interested in...


Why The Nigerian Stock Market Is Rallying

Nairametrics|The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) yesterday rallied by a massive 2.21%. The positive move has reduced the negative year...



Why Stanbic IBTC Is Going Into Insurance Brokerage

Nairametrics| At a press briefing held in Lagos, newly established member of the Stanbic IBTC Group, stated it intentions...


CBN “Frees Naira” As It Creates New Window for Investors & Exporters

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has created yet another FX window for investors and exporters. The apex...


Official: CBN Excludes Raw Materials For Plastic And Rubber Production From 41 Ban List

Nairametrics|The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in a circular released today instructed all authorised dealers of forex to add...


Federal Government Is Making Cooking Gas More Expensive

Nairametrics|The poor state of Nigeria’s port facilities is responsible for the high cost of cooking gas. A representative of...


Crony Capitalism: Is Erisco Foods Overly Dependent On Government?

Nairametrics| The ban on import of tomato paste and increase in tariff for tomato concentrate has started yielding positive...


Why MTN Nigeria Recharge Card Sellers Jacked Prices Up

Nairametrics| The last two years have been difficult for MTN Nigeria. From the N1.04 trillion (later reduced to N330 billion)...


Chasing Failed Bank Executives Too Late Is Futile

Nairametrics| An inter agency task force in charge of investigating failed financial institutions has said it will commence moves to...


SGF Babachir Lawal and NIA DG Suspended by President Buhari

In a tweet posted on the @ngrpresident timeline, the presidency announced the suspension of Babachir Lawal, Secretary to the...


Sale of Dangote Noodles: Will History Repeat Itself ?

Nairametrics|Dangote Flour Mills on Tuesday, announced that it has exited its noodles business and has sold the assets of...


Why The NSE Wants More Transparent Funds And REITS

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) recently issued amended guidelines for Closed-End Funds and Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT)....


The Bancassurance Model Is A Big Boost For Insurance Firms

Nairametrics| Commissioner of Insurance and head of the National Insurance Commission (Naicom) Alhaji Mohammed Kari at a training workshop in...


Lagos State To Build Its Own Power Plant

Nairametrics| The Lagos State Government plans to build a 3,000 MW power plant. The move is a positive one...


An Evening With VP Osinbajo: His Views On Taxes, EFCC, Buhari’s Health

Nairametrics| The Vice President of Nigeria, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, held a media briefing with members of the social and...


Axa Mansard And IFC To Build Hospitals

Nairametrics|Insurer AXA Mansard and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have commenced discussion on the establishment of a multi specialist...


Analysis: Look Deeper, It Goes Beyond Arik

Nairametrics| The Asset Management Company Of Nigeria (AMCON) yesterday took over three other companies belonging to Joseph Arumemi Johnson,...


Why Bread Is Expensive

Nairametrics| Bake House Bakery, located in Kaduna has had to downsize operations due to the high cost of production....


Wema Bank: Ahead Of The Pack

Nairametrics| Wema Bank intends to boost its capital base by raising N20 billion debt between the second and third...