TAG: NIGERIA


Nigeria: Total Currency In Circulation – Updated April 2017

This data shows the total currency in circulation in Nigeria from the year 2000....


Naira Struggles: And Another One

Nairametrics| This is really becoming tiring but we must. The central bank announced yet another intervention program disguised as...


8 Things We Now Know After Shoprite Nigeria Declared 60% Spike In Sales

Nairametrics| Africa’s largest retail Supermarket chain, Shoprite Holdings released its 2016 full year results on Tuesday, showing headline earnings...


Why we don’t need IMF Loans –  Adeosun

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun confirmed on CNBC on Tuesday that Nigeria does not need a loan from the...


Alert: They Are Lobbying To Increase 3rd Party Insurance To N20k

Nairametrics|Nigerians may pay more for third-party vehicle insurance if a bill presently before the National Assembly goes through. The...



What Fitch B+(EXP) Rating means for Nigeria’s Budget

Nairametrics|Fitch today assigned a B+(EXP) rating to Nigeria’s upcoming Eurobond issue. On face value, it is not the worst...


SBM Intel: What Does Morocco’s Reentry Into The AU Mean For Nigeria?

The African Union’s re-admittance of Morocco brings to an end a 33 year old dispute that began in 1984...


Nigeria Ratifies WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA)

Nairametrics| Nigeria has ratified the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA), making it the 107th World Trade Organisation (WTO) member to...


A Review Of Nigerian Bitcoin Exchanges, Nairaex And Naira4dollar

While the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) as well as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have sounded notes...


NBS AGO Price Watch: Zamfara State Had the Most Expensive Diesel in December 2016.

In the recently released Automotive Gas Oil (AGO) Diesel price watch for December 2016 by the National Bureau Of...



Court Orders MTN Nigeria To Forfeit N8 billion to FG

In yet another battle for MTN Nigeria, a federal high court has granted a court order temporarily forfeiting the...


Edo State To Employ 10,000 people To Collect Revenue

Newly elected Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki has instituted processes to employ 10,000 people in the state. They...


MMM now accepts bitcoins for Payment

Ponzi scheme MMM which was suspended abruptly last year, has now approved the use of bitcoins for payment. Bitcoins...



Is Nigeria Closed for Business? By @TunjiAndrews

Nairametrics|Friday welcomed more bad news for the Nigerian economy, as news filtered in that, MSCI (a US-based provider of...


Survival: Skye Bank Drops International Banking License

Bloomberg is reporting that Skye Bank Plc has taken a decision to drop its international banking license. This decision...


What A Trump Win Could Mean For Nigeria

2016 will go down as the year of the roll back. In Nigeria, we are going through our first...


How Kenya Jumped 21 Places Up In The Ease Of Doing Business Report Vs Nigeria’s 1. 

The World Bank recently reeased the latest edition of its Ease of Doing  Business Report and Kenya was ranked...