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Ugo Obi-chukwu http://nairametrics.com

Ugo Obi-chukwu "Ugodre" is a chartered accountant with over 16 years experience in financial management, corporate finance and financial analysis. He is also a retail investor and a personal finance advocate with over a decade experience investing in the Nigerian stock market. Ugo is the founder of Nairametrics and blogs regularly on the website.

NPF Microfinance Bank Considers Using Policemen To Arrest Loan Defaulters. 

NPF Microfinance Bank,  formerly Nigerian Police Force Microfinance Bank is considering using police men to arrest loan defaulters.  According...


Niger Delta Crisis: Osinbajo To Visit Oil Communities From Monday

The Nigerian Government has stepped up efforts to address the unrest in the Niger Delta. In a press release...


SEC Nigeria Issues Press Release Against Bitcoins And Other Cryptocurrencies

The Security and Exchange Commission of Nigeria has issued a press release warning against investments in Crypto Currencies. In...



Two Classic Examples of How FRCN Corporate Governance Codes Conflicts With CAMA

The Executive Secretary of the FRCN, Jimi Obazee was sacked yesterday following the controversy surrounding the corporate governance codes....


Wigwe Boasts Access Bank Is “Extremely Liquid” As Stock Hit One Year High

Access Bank shares closed the first week in January 2017 as the third best gainer. Its share price rose...


Why Two Chinese and a Nigerian Are About To Be Jailed for Exporting from Nigeria

Nairametrics|Mr. Shu Xiang Quan and Mr. Wu Sheng, two Chinese men and a Nigerian,  Mr. Ugochukwu Frank, were arraigned...


Verbatim: Nigeria’s Minister of Aviation on Launching National Airline Before end of 2017

In another confirmation of the socialist driven policies of the current government, the Minister for Aviation Hadi Sirius has...


These 3 Stocks Just Joined Pension Index; See What It Means For Your Portfolio

The Nigerian Stock Exchange released its 2017 first half review of its major indices on Tuesday. Of particular interest...


NNPC Announces These 39 Companies As Winners Of 2017/2018 Crude Oil Lifting Contracts

The NNPC just tweeted the names of 39 companies that won bids to lift crude oil contracts on behalf...


Abuja Airport Closure: Two Reasons Why Kaduna Airport Is Being Rejected

The Federal Government announced it was closing the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport for repairs between February and March and will...



Bitcoins Surge Past $1k, Post 124% Return in 2016

Nairametrics| Bitcoins on Monday January 2 surged passed the $1k mark making it one of the best performing asset...


These Businesses Were Recession Proof During The Holidays

Just like in most parts of the world, Xmas and New Year holidays in Nigeria are a period for...


How These Three Stocks Gained Over 100% In 2016

2016 by all accounts was not a memorable year for stock market in Nigeria. In a year where Nigerians...


Former Aide Explains Why Abacha Handled The Economy ‘Better’ Than Buhari Is Doing

Sometime in February 2016, our research team looked at the capital and recurrent expenditure profile of successive Nigerian Governments...


What African Startups Can Learn From African Currencies Floating Against The Dollar

This year will perhaps go down in history as one of the worst for emerging markets and one that...


Aliko Dangote “I’m Buying Arsenal In 3-4 Years time” 

Africa’s richest man, Aliko Dangote has said that he plans to buy Arsenal in   “3-4 years”. He made...


LSETF Says First Batch of Beneficiaries Will Begin Receiving Offer Letters December 22nd 

                Press Release  Lagos Nigeria: The Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF)...


“Difference Between Lake Rice and Imported Rice” – Ambode

In case you are wondering what the difference between Lake Rice and Imported rice is, we have an explanation...