Petralon deal confirms Julius Berger diversifying going into oil and gas industry

In a notice sent yesterday to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Julius Berger stated its intention of going into...


Either of these events could end the best stock market run ever

The Nigerian stock market is currently and arguably on its best bullish run on record. It has gained a...


7 funding options available to Etisalat to avoid going bust

Etisalat UAE, the largest shareholder in Nigeria’s third largest GSM Network, Etisalat Nigeria, may have discretely agreed to pull out...



Side by side: Osinbajo remarks to Northern & South East Traditional Rulers on growing ethnic tensions

The Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo met with the traditional rulers of the North and the South East within...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 19/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Barring further economic upheavals or exogenous...


Minority Shareholders of these foreign owned companies are about to get roasted

The recent spate of rights issues and forex loans being converted into equity by multinational companies could leave minority...


Getting a loan from a bank will remain difficult till these issues are fixed

At an event held last week in Lagos, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) admonished the low access to...


10 skills Nigerian graduates should seek to acquire to compete

Fresh out of school with a good grade, I thought I knew it all and had all the answers....


Govt says you can’t bid for a contract if you don’t have this new certificate

The National Pension Commission (PenCom) has issued a general notice to remind employers who wish to bid or solicit...


4 banking stocks that still appear ‘cheap’

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is currently riding on its longest bullish run in over a decade. The All Share...


Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

If you have investing about N1 million in bitcoins in January this year, chances are that the investing will...


This proves Mike Adenuga is now the largest shareholder in Julius Berger

Nairametrics investigations suggest billionaire investor and owner of Globacom, Mike Adenuga is now the single largest majority shareholder in...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 16/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Acting president, Yemi Osinbajo, says refineries...



These states have the highest inflation rate in Nigeria

The National Bureau of Statistics reported earlier in the week that the inflation rate for May was 16.25%. This...


List of Dividends announced so far in 2017 (Updated June 16, 2017)

Nairametrics| As audited accounts start to trickle in companies will propose dividend payments to their shareholders as recommended by...


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...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 15/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Data released by the National Bureau...


Nigerian Stocks 15/6/2017 – May and Baker gains 200% in 12 days

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 15th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...


Nigeria’s Historical Monthly Inflation Rate Data (Updated June 2017)

This data includes inflation rate for every month from January...


The NSE launching Exchange Traded Derivatives is a big deal                     

As part of measures to enhance liquidity and participation on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), it has decided to...



NUT is spitting fire over unpaid salaries  

The poor state of the educational system in the country, has once again brought to fore as the Nigerian...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 14/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   The Federal Government has started the...


BOOM! Zenith Bank hits one year high – Nigerian Stocks 14/6/2017

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 14th June 2017. Nigerian stocks closed trading...



NERC says like CBN, it has powers to sack board of DisCos 

The Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) through its commissioner for Engineering, Professor Frank Okafor has said that it is...


5 reasons why the CBN may not meet its 11% inflation target

Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele speaking at a hearing organized by the Senate, said the CBN was targeting 11%...


How Safricom’s MPesa plans to enter Nigerian market

Kenyan telecoms giant, Safricom is considering the various options to bring its popular mobile money product to other countries...