The NSE speaks on efforts aimed at enhancing global competitiveness

The Divisional Head of Trading Business at The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Mr. Jude Chiemeka, spoke about some strategic plans that have been put in place to enhance global competitiveness.

Investors to access N300 billion as FG set to privatise power companies

The Federal Government has concluded plans to privatise the remaining 10 Nigerian National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) after signing an MoU with InfraCredit.

Dangote assures investors of big returns, rewards customers with N200 million

The Managing Director and Chief Executive of Dangote Cement, Joe Makoju, has assured investors and shareholders of the company to expect big returns on their investments.

These 3 states are the most expensive to travel from in Nigeria

Report has shown that air passengers who travelled from Jigawa, Kwara and Rivers paid the highest airfares for specified routes single journey in the month of June 2019.

Why CBN disallowed banks from investing in bonds on Thursday

The Central Bank of Nigeria (@centralbank), prevented commercial banks from buying bills for their own accounts at an open market auction held on Thursday, July 18, 2019.

Akin Alabi questions Jumia’s operating model, Jumia responded

The founder of NairaBET, @akinalabi, has condemned e-commerce company, Jumia, for having his business and marketing book listed for sale on their platform without seeking his permission.

NSE ends week positively, as Abbey Mortgage Bank makes gainers’ list

@nsenigeria ended Friday’s trading session in positive territory. The All Share Index closed at 27,919.50 basis points, down 0.20%. Year to date, the index is down 11.17%.

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The NSE speaks on efforts aimed at enhancing global competitiveness

The Divisional Head of Trading Business at The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Mr. Jude Chiemeka, spoke about some strategic plans that have been put in place to enhance global competitiveness.

FirstBank Partners Eventful to Support SMEs in the Fashion Industry

First Bank of Nigeria Limited partnered with Eventful Limited on its event, fashion souk, a platform that creates an opportunity for players in the fashion industry to exhibit and sell their wares to the thousands of event participants.

Zenith Bank Unveils “Style By Zenith 2.0”

Following the success of the maiden edition, foremost multinational financial services provider, Zenith Bank Plc has announced the launch of “Style by Zenith 2.0”.

Access Bank wins Karlsruhe Sustainable Finance Award

Africa’s leading financial institution, Access Bank Plc, has emerged winner of the 2019 Karlsruhe Sustainable Finance Awards.

NSE partners Sebeccly Cancer Care to provide free cancer screening at 2019 NSE Corporate Challenge

@nsenigeria, in partnership with Sebeccly Cancer Care, provided free cancer screening at the 2019 NSE Corporate Challenge.

NSE Inducts 46 Newly Authorized Dealing Clerks

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Monday, July 15, 2019, inducted 46 recently qualified Dealing Clerks charging them to uphold the highest level of ethics and sense of responsibility.

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Between loan and equity funding, which is best for startups?

Loan and equity are both viable means of funding businesses. Entrepreneurs choose either or the bother of them, depending on what works best for them.

The NSE speaks on efforts aimed at enhancing global competitiveness

The Divisional Head of Trading Business at The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Mr. Jude Chiemeka, spoke about some strategic plans that have been put in place to enhance global competitiveness.

Ranking: Best Performing PFA’s in Nigeria as at June 2019

Thie list contains the best performing PFA's in Nigeria since the introduction of the multi-fund structure for pension funds.

MTN Nigeria makes a return to the watchlist

@mtnng and @oando_plc are one of several firms to watch out for on the @nsenigeria this week

Interswitch reignites plans to launch IPO in 2019

Interswitch is reviving its plans for an initial public offering, IPO, via a dual listing on the Nigerian Stock Exchange and London Stock Exchange...

CORPORATE ACTIONS: ‘Deap’ Changes and Sweet Tales

@mtnng and @zenithbank amongst other firms will hold board meetings this week to consider H1 2019 results

Investors to access N300 billion as FG set to privatise power companies

The Federal Government has concluded plans to privatise the remaining 10 Nigerian National Integrated Power Projects (NIPP) after signing an MoU with InfraCredit.

HOT MONEY: Foreign Investors ship-out N257 billion from Nigerian stock market

HOT MONEY: Foreign Investors ship-out N257 billion from Nigerian stock market

Nigerian Businesses spend N5 trillion yearly on power generation

The inadequate power supply situation in Nigeria has been identified as a major challenge facing many businesses in the country.

NAMA says N50 billion will be needed to upgrade airspace facilities

Based on the findings of a recent investigation, the Nigerian Airspace Management Agency will require as much as N50 billion to fix bad and weak airspace communication and ground-based equipment.

NAHCO and CAP Plc end the week at year lows

McNichols Plc was the worst performing stock on the @nsecontact declining by 18.18% to close at a year low of N0.45.

Pepsi acquires Pioneer Foods Group Ltd, makers of Butterfield Bread

@pepsi has acquired Pioneer Foods Group Limited, the company that owns Nigerian bread brand, @ButterfieldBake. The deal is the first major international purchase under @pepsi's new Chief Executive Officer, Ramon Laguarta.

Between loan and equity funding, which is best for startups?

Loan and equity are both viable means of funding businesses. Entrepreneurs choose either or the bother of them, depending on what works best for them.

Love, Dating, and Marriage are financial events too…

If Dangote gives you a substantial check (amen!), do not change the wedding venue to the moon. Instead, invest the gift. Marriage is more than the wedding and more about the many years ahead. And it's expensive, literally. 

‘The Money Africa’ Founder, Tosin Olaseinde, discusses keys to growing wealth

Chartered accountant and founder of The Money Africa, Oluwatosin Olaseinde in a conversation with Nairametrics, gave an insight on how individuals can make good investments.

Become a “rich salary” earner today by following these simple steps

There is a general belief that you cannot be rich working for someone else. Here is how to prove that wrong.

ASI falls below 28,000 points due to sustained sell offs

The Nigerian Stock Exchange maintained its downward trend as the All Share Index (ASI) fell below the 28,000 psychological mark to settle at 27,864.49 points.

Why Warren Buffet prefers not to pay Dividends

@WarrenBuffett explains a more reliable method to earn big as a #shareholder of a #company. The sell-off approach

Airtel and MTN Nigeria are sending bad signals from NSE to Glo, 9mobile

In May 2019, @MTNNG listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (@nsenigeria). The move was perceived by many as both an invitation and a challenge to other telecoms companies such as @GloWorld and @9mobileng to do the same.

Learn how to Validate and Claim your expired Dividend Warrants

Here is all you need to know on how you can verify, validate and claim your expired or unclaimed dividends from your registrar. #dividends

Relationship talks: Money questions you must ask

Money questions you must ask in relationship talks

How to avoid borrowing to pay school fees

How to avoid borrowing to pay school fees

How To Choose Whether To Buy A Car or Rent An Apartment

How To Choose Whether To Buy A Car or Rent An Apartment

Financial Expert explains why you should really consider mutual funds now

Popular financial expert, Kalu Aja, recently took to his Twitter page to explain why investing in mutual funds are beneficial.

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Between loan and equity funding, which is best for startups?

Loan and equity are both viable means of funding businesses. Entrepreneurs choose either or the bother of them, depending on what works best for them.

O’Concept, the QSR reengineering snack-on-the-go to flip the market

O’Concept, the QSR reengineering snack-on-the-go to flip the market

Businesses boom as South-West States rank top on SMEs in Nigeria

The latest report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has revealed that three South-Western States in Nigeria have the highest number of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country.

Report reveals Small Businesses in Nigeria have created over 59 million jobs

There appears to be a ray of hope for the citizens of Africa's most populated country, Nigeria, as the latest report released by the...


Cement Wars: The battle for Cement dominance between Ibeto vs Dangote

A story of the battle for Cement dominance in Africa's largest economy, Nigeria.

Corporate Story: The rise and fall of HiTV

In this latest installment of Corporate Stories, we are going to tell the story of a young man, who dared to take on a...

Corporate Stories: The back story behind the UBA & STB Merger

In this month's episode, we tell the story of how one of the biggest deals in Nigeria's corporate history was executed with the heart...

#CorporateStories: Tiger Brands’ misadventure into Dangote Flourmills

This is a short account of the activities that underpinned Dangote Flour Mills’ remarkable 288% share price rally in 2016. The precursor to this,...

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Corporate Profiles

Meet Abdulwasiu Sowami, the silent billionaire who acquired Forte Oil

Although, Femi Otedola’s decision to divest his shares in Forte Oil came as a surprise to many Nigerians, it was more surprising that it was acquired by Nigerian company, Prudent Energy & Services Limited, owned by a Nigerian businessman and oil mogul.

Meet Moses Babatope, the “frontliner” of Filmhouse Cinemas and FilmOne

Both FilmOne and Filmhouse Cinema were co-founded by Babatope in December 2012. Ever since then, the companies have been major players in the Nigerian film industry.

M.K.O Abiola: From bank clerk to multi-millionaire CEO and national icon

The Abiola story is a tale of conviction, determination and demonstration of sagacity— how a young man who entered into business at the tender age of nine (selling firewood to neighbours) went on to study accounting, graduated with a first class degree and built a fortune worth millions of dollars doing business. #DemocracyDay

A Look back at Jay Z’s Road to Billionaire Status

Rappers have always been "singers" of truth. Little wonder when Jay-Z rapped in one of his songs that "I'm not a businessman, I'm a business, man", one could not but believe it.

EMM Podcast: Ugodre explains how inflation works and the reason behind bank maintenance fees

On this episode of the #EMMPodcast, @Ugodre explains how inflation works and the reason why you have bank maintenance fees.

BHH Podcast: 54gene’s Dr Abasi Ene-Obong explains how to build Africa’s first DNA database

On this episode of the BHH Podcast, @bukola23 and @taioyewole had @weare54gene's @AbasiEneobong explains how to build Africa's first DNA database.

EMM Podcast: Ugodre explains what to do if your mutual fund returns are not paid

On this episode of the #EMMPodcast, @Ugodre explains what you can do if your brokerage firm can't pay your mutual fund returns.

BHH Podcast: Arnergy’s Femi Adeyemo shares his plan to scale solar power

On this episode of the #BHHPodcast, @bukola23 and @Taioyewole had @arnergy CEO, Femi Adeyemo @femiadeyemo share his plan to scale solar power across Nigeria.