It’s bulls galore as NIPCO launches MTO for Mobil Nigeria

Independent petroleum marketer, NIPCO Plc has opened its Mandatory Takeover (MTO) for minority shares in Mobil Nigeria Plc. NIPCO,...


Etisalat vs Nigerian banks: Why not try this option?

The intervention by the National Communications Commission (NCC) and the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in negotiations between Etisalat...


MTN may lose millions in bulk sms revenue because of a court judgement

MTN Nigeria, the largest GSM operator in the country, may see a drop in revenues due to a recent...



All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 05/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today.   Privatised public enterprises are to be...



The Taxify-AIICO-AutoGenius partnership is a win win for all parties     

One of Nigeria’s leading Insurance companies, AIICO has announced a partnership with ride sharing app, Taxify to offer insurance...


Tax certificate collection and the 5 other online services the FIRS has introduced

The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has upgraded its web platform and as such has introduced some 6 new...



Senate’s move to fix interest rate won’t work.

Senate President Bukola Saraki said the Senate may restrict the quantity of government securities banks can buy. Saraki was...


Real estate weekly- Mega gains for Infinity Trust and more

Real estate developers, Infinity Trust. At their AGM held last week, announced that the company increased its housing loans...


Funke Opeke talks profits, expansion plans and what she looks our for when hiring at MainOne

In an exclusive interview with Nairametrics, MD of MainOne cable systems, Ms Funke Opeke discussed the past present and...


Is it over for Forte Oil?

The Nigerian Stock Market ended a perfect month of trading on Friday gaining a whopping 6.35% pop. All the...



Finally, Forcados is back…the nuggets

Nigeria’s major oil export platform Forcados Oil terminal issued its first loading plan since the it was shut down...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes – 2/6/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today   The Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI)...


Nigerian Treasury Bills Tracker (Updated June 2, 2017)

This is an up to date breakdown of treasury bills sales made by the Central Bank of Nigeria since...



There is something fishy going on with Nigerian Treasury Bills market

The Central Bank of Nigeria on Thursday released results of its latest treasury bills auction. As has been the...


Why Osinbajo failed to sign 2017 Budget on Thursday

Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo failed to sign the 2017 Federal Budget on Thursday as expected. The budget which...



Kwara State is offering 5 year tax holiday for Startups and SME’s

In a move designed to wean the state from its dependence on crude oil allocations and increase employment opportunities,...




Government’s new tobacco laws could be ‘bad’ for business

Health minister Isaac Adewole said that the government would begin enforcement of parts of the National Tobacco Control Act...



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

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




Top 5 stocks in Nigeria based on YTD return; how they made it

The Nigerian stock market has been on a roll since the introduction of the forex window for investors and...


[The Nigerian Economy Today 31/5/2017] – FG partners May & Baker Plc to produce vaccines locally with 49 percent equity

Summary of the top business, economic & political news in Nigeria today.   The 10 oil producing states in...