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Why Access Bank is going Digital

Nairametrics| Access bank as part of its strategies for the 2017 financial year, has decided to leverage on technology...


Is The London Stock Exchange Tapping Nigerian Companies?

Nairametrics| The London Stock Exchange (LSE) recently released a list of the top 50 firms in Africa to watch...


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...



The List Of Creditors Who Nigeria Owes $13 billion

Nairametrics| Nigeria has just concluded another $500 million Eurobond offer at an interest rate of 7.5%. This has now...


Nigerian Companies Lose Out On World Cup Broadcast Rights For Africa

Nairametrics| Fifa has released broadcast right for Sub-Saharan Africa for the World Cup scheduled to be held in Russia...


Debt Spree Continues As Nigeria Raises $500m In Eurobonds

Nairametrics| Nigeria on Wednesday announced that it has finally raised $500 million via a 15-year Eurobond issuance. The bonds...


Exclusive: ​CBN To Allocate Forex to Banks Based On The Size of Their Shareholder’s Funds 

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria now allocates foreign exchange (FX) to banks based on the size of their unimpaired...


AFC Reports 51% Rise In Profits

Nairametrics| Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), released its 2016 fiscal year results showing a net profit of $109.4 million up...


Weekly Roundup of Business & Economic News From Nigeria (March 25, 2017)

Welcome to Nairametrics Economic and Business Review, our weekly summary of some of the most important Nigerian economic and...


Humble Pie For Jim As Zenith Bank Withdraws Planned N100 Billion Capital Raise

Nairametrics| Zenith Bank shareholders have concluded their AGM approving dividend payment of N1.77 per share. They also approved the...


A Quick Run Down Of The Changes At The Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC)

Nairametrics| As part of efforts to enhance the ease of doing business in Nigeria, the Corporate Affairs Commission (CAC)...


President Buhari Is Back On Friday, 10th of March

Nairametrics| Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari is expected to be back in Nigeria on Friday, the 10th of March 2017....


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...


What You Need To Know About The New Changes For Company Incorporation In Nigeria

Nairametrics|In response to Nigeria’s poor performance in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking, the Federal government in...


Boom: Nigeria Records First External Trade Deficit Since 1982

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics has reported that Nigerian exports for the year 2016 was N8.5 trillion compared...


Why GT Bank Stopped Paypal Services

Nairametrics| MD of Guaranty Trust Bank, Segun Agbaje at an event on Friday gave insight as to why the bank...


January FX Utilization By Banks Shows $811m Allocated To PTA

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria on the 1st of March published the list of forex sold by commercial...


Nigeria Stops Sale Of Treasury Bills To Anyone Who Doesn’t Have N50 million

Nairametrics| The Federal Government announced on Tuesday that it will no longer be selling Treasury Bills to retail investors. In...


Here Is What The FG Had To Say About Nigeria’s First Negative GDP in 25 Years.

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday announced that Nigeria’s GDP growth rate contracted by 1.5% in 2016,...


Boom: Nigeria Records First Negative Annual GDP Growth Rate Since 1991

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday, released its 2016 annual GDP numbers, showing and as expected a...