CATEGORY: STARTUPS & SME

3 ‘business forces’ that can help you innovative in a struggling economy

Nigeria’s economic state has been quite tumultuous since the crash of oil prices in 2014. The crash led to...


How to obtain an Income Tax Clearance Certificate for your company

In this article I am going to take you through a practical way of obtaining a tax clearance certificate...


How to buy a business in Nigeria – Processes, Checklist, Valuation etc.

Nairametrics| The business of selling businesses has been with us for quite some time now. From buying a barber’s shop...



Six common misconceptions about entrepreneurship

Nairametrics| The idea of a traditional 9 to 5 is seemingly losing its appeal as more people are yearning...


Explaining The New Bank Charges, Lending And Deposit Rates Announced By The CBN

Nairametrics| The Central Bank on Nigeria released a new set of guidelines to charges by banks and other financial...


5 Business Lessons From the 5 Richest People on Earth

On the 20th of March 2017, Forbes published its latest Billionaires list, featuring the richest people on the plant....


FHC Ruling On ₦50 Stamp Duty On Bank Deposits Explained

Deloitte| A Federal High Court (FHC) on 13 March 2017, delivered a judgment on the validity of the circular...



A Review of Proposed Amendment To NHF

Nairametrics| The National Housing Fund (NHF) was established under the NHF Act 1992 to facilitate the mobilisation of funds...


5 Steps To Become A Better Problem Solver

Problems are a natural, everyday occurrence of life, especially if you live in Nigeria. Whether in our relationships, at...


Sucessful Entrepreneurs Say These 9 Tips Are Critical To Starting A Great Business

Nairametrics| Starting a small business in this recession may seem suicidal but like a popular American President once said,...


Analysis: Is Patient Capital Enough For SME’s To Survive

Nairametrics| The Bankers Committee, recently announced an SME scheme, where banks will take equity stakes rather than give loans...


Podcast: @TripleAdebiyi Explains What Private Equity Firms Look For When Investing In An SME

On this episode of SME half hour, we were excited to have Adekunle Adebiyi as a guest. Adekunle or 3A...


Podcast: Akin Oyebode @AO1379 Explains How Entrepreneurs Can Access Funds From LSETF

On this eposide of MTN Business Half Hour on ClassicFM 93.7, we had as our special guests, Akin Oyebode....


Salary Earner? How To Calculate Your Taxes Using The New PAYE

We include a spreadsheet template that can easily help calculate your...


6 Key Areas Technology Can Help Nigerian SME’s Reduce Cost

18 months ago, in June 2015, whilst the rest of the country was still caught up in the euphoria...


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...



11 Business Ideas Sharp Guys can Make Money From This Holiday

The holiday season is here again! This is a period where people celebrate the birth of Christ and look...


Barclays and Techstars Collaborate To Search For Next Fintech Breakthrough

Applications have opened for the Barclays Accelerator programme, powered by Techstars, an initiative aimed at uncovering the next M-Pesa...