How to monetize road traffic reports

Sometime in 2010, I decided I had had enough of Lagos traffic and decided I had to tackle it...


How “Wait and Get” photographers at the Embassies make around N600k a month!!

I recently embarked on a trip to an Embassy on Walter Carrington, Victoria Island only to be told that...


Could Government Bonds be the Next Bubble waiting to bust in Nigeria??

Economist believe there is a boom and bust cycle once every decade. This theory has be proven severally in the past....



Is this why Right Issues are suddenly popular in Nigeria?

If you are a keen observer of affairs in the capital markets you must have noticed the flurry of...


Just how much will Zambia earn for winning the Nations Cup?

Zambia last night (12th of February 2012) won the African Nations Cup for the first time. Remarkably they won...


Second Hand Underwear Business is very profitable

Nigeria is indeed a Funny country. I read somewhere recently that the second clothing business, popularly called, okrika is...


How tax breaks can save the Nigerian Stock Market from its free fall

By the end of last week the Nigerian Stock Exchange All Share Index closed at 20,887, down 0.1% from...


Why I may not buy Union Banks Right Issue

Union Bank Plc, one of Nigeria’s oldest banks has for over a month now offered for sale shares in...


Is the African Nations Cup a waste of time??

The Cup of African Nations 2012 hosted by Gabon and Guinea is in its second week. The excitement is...


Is DSTV Drifta worth the fuss?

For a sports lover like me, watching football, tennis or even programmes such as CSI”, “I shouldn’t Be Alive”,...


Has Fashola favoured Surulere more when it comes to roads?

During the week Lagos State Governor Babatunde Raji Fashola commissioned two new roads in Lagos State. They were Akerele...


When free Education is not just affordable

The picture attached in this post is evident of the neglect and suffering children face everyday in Nigeria. Whilst...


Why Is GSM More Popular Than CDMA In Nigeria?

The latest report by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) put the total number of connected lines in Nigeria as...


Deduct Withholding Taxes from invoices? This is who you pay to

Ok! I know I have been blogging so much about tax lately but then I believe its an area...


Are Bow Ties in Vogue for the White Collar Man?

For working class peeps like me, it is often a pleasure to see new fashion creep into our 9-5...


What is wrong with China Donating the AU Building to Africa?

The new AU building was commissioned on the 28th of January in Adis Ababa Ethiopia. It was conceptualized, designed,...


How to negotiate out of a bad loan

Every now and then I meet people howling about their debt burden and how it’s making life difficult for...


Why I cannot trust Ngozi again!

Back in 2005 Nigeria had a second wave of oil boom as oil prices rocketed our external reserves to...


Of Subsidy and Substitutes

So much have been said and written already about fuel subsidy there is hardly anything is new. There have...


How to buy a business in Nigeria

Buying a business in Nigeria is common place as everyday people for several reasons decide to discontinue their present...