CATEGORY: CONSUMER GOODS

Latest Inflation rate is a smokescreen and this is why

The National Bureau of Statistics announced on Thursday that Nigeria’s inflation rate for the month of May 2017 was...


Household Food Survey: Oval shaped Tomato prices sky rocket (10/6/2017)

Data from Nairametrics bi-weekly household food tracker shows food prices within Lagos rose by 1.1% at the end of...


Household food survey: Ijebu Garri prices spike by 45% in two weeks

Bi-weekly prices of household food items in Lagos State....



Tiger Brands gives up on Nigeria, to focus on serving middle income South Africans

Former owners of Dangote Flour Mills Ltd and South African consumer goods maker, Tiger Brands has announced that is...




Alert: Microsoft announces plans to deliver Cloud services from Datacentres in Africa

Microsoft’s new investment will provide highly available, scalable, and secure cloud services across Africa with the option of data...


Dangote shuts down tomato factory. Again.

Nairametrics|Barely three months after resumption, Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote has been forced to close it down again, due...


Here is a bucket list of why local rice is now more expensive than foreign rice

One of the biggest policy thrust of the Buhari Administration is its push for the development of the agricultural...



Dangote can lift 2 million people from poverty

Nairametrics| A recently released report by Oxfam, an NGO based in the United Kingdom states that the top 5...




Breakdown of N41 billion spent on “Social Investment Programmes”

The Buhari administration has so are spent about N41 billion on its various aspects of its four Social Investment Programmes...


Ten things we learnt from the 2017 National Assembly Budget by @BudgIT

It’s over! The era of secrecy surrounding the details of budgetary allocations to the National Assembly is now well...


The Nigerian Economy Today 16/5/2017 – Airtel Nigeria launches ‘Nuvu’ subscription based tv service

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   1. The Central Bank of Nigeriahas...


Foreign investments into Nigeria’s hotel sector crash by 98%

Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria suggest total capital importation into the hotel sector of Nigeria fell to...


Weekly News Roundup (May 13, 2017): Faro Water rakes in N4 billion in revenue for 2016

This is Nairametrics recap of some of the top company/industry stories that were in the news for the week...


The Nigerian Economy Today 12/5/2017

Summary of the top busniess, economic and political news in Nigera.   A team from the Enforcement Department of...


Why AG Leventis had a difficult 2016

Nairametrics|One of the oldest conglomerates in the country, AG Leventis recently released its results for the financial year ended...


The Nigerian Economy Today 10/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria. The importation of sugar for local consumption would...


Quick updates on Nigeria’s Sugar Master Plan

Nairametrics|  The federal government is very keen on pursuing the National Sugar Master Plan and encouraging investors to key...


The Nigerian Economy Today 9/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Niger, Benin Republic...


The Nigerian Economy Today 8/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Flash: May 2017...


The Nigerian Economy Today 5/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria.   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Ban on 41...




The Nigerian Economy Today 1/5/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria   NAIRAMETRICS BUSINESS & ECONOMY Currency Speculators Powering...


Why EuroGlobal Foods Is Expanding To 30 Nigerian States

Nairametrics| EuroGlobal Foods has stated that it would expand to 30 states and beyond within the next two years. It also stated...