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Chacha Wabara

Chacha Wabara is a legal practitioner, blogger and fitness coach. She has over 5 years experience in blogging and freelance writing. She has written several articles and research work over the years as a freelance contributor. She joins Nairametrics as Our News and Analysis Lead.

Mixed Fortunes trail GEJ’s Super Ministers

Mixed Fortunes trail GEJ’s Super Ministers

The Goodluck Jonathan administration, despite its tilt towards corruption and impunity will always be remembered as one that had some of the most powerful ministers...


For how long does the new 9Mobile plan to stay?

For how long does the new 9Mobile plan to stay?

With the rebranding of the Etisalat Nigeria brand into 9Mobile Telecoms, it seems that the company was eventually shedding off the debt-plagued skin it...


These 4 cities are very expensive to live in Nigeria

These 4 cities are very expensive to live in Nigeria

Living in Nigeria is almost always a tale of 2 sides with the middle points rapidly disappearing. You are either rich or poor, educated...



Genius or luck? Emefiele’s NAFEX window seems to be working

Genius or luck? Emefiele’s NAFEX window seems to be working

Stroke of genius or just...


These 8 female bank directors are leading the way in boards full of men

These 8 female bank directors are leading the way in boards full of men

The great...


8 stock market terms you can add to your knowledge this week

8 stock market terms you can add to your knowledge this week

There are many Nigerians who are interested in participating in the stock market, trading shares and making profits. For many, though, their inability to...


CBN has revealed how much Nigerians lost from MMM

CBN has revealed how much Nigerians lost from MMM

The cost of...


Don’t blame government for the flood as only 3% of Lagos residents pay tax, says Ambode

Don’t blame government for the flood as only 3% of Lagos residents pay tax, says Ambode

Ambode claps...


Etisalat Nigeria has rebranded into 9Mobile Telecom

Etisalat Nigeria has rebranded into 9Mobile Telecom

A new...


These are the 12 documents you must provide to open a corporate bank account in Nigeria

These are the 12 documents you must provide to open a corporate bank account in Nigeria

For prospective business owners, opening a bank account for the entity is a foregone conclusion. While different banks have slightly different procedures for opening...


After Etisalat’s exit, foreign telco partners have now threatened disconnection over unpaid bills

After Etisalat’s exit, foreign telco partners have now threatened disconnection over unpaid bills

Foreign telecommunications partners have threatened to disconnect their Nigerian partners as a result of failed payments. The threats, if carried out, could lead to...


Etisalat’s management has been given 3 weeks to re-brand the company

Etisalat’s management has been given 3 weeks to re-brand the company

In 3 weeks time, there will be no Etisalat in...


This is a “back to school” explanation of FGN Bonds

This is a “back to school” explanation of FGN Bonds

The tough economic situation in the country has impacted on the private sector so much that laying people off is now so common that...


You must know these terms if you want to own a bank account in Nigeria

You must know these terms if you want to own a bank account in Nigeria

Every industry has its own terms that only members of the profession are conversant with. The banking industry is no exception. However, since their...


This trend in extension of credit to Nigeria should trouble FG

This trend in extension of credit to Nigeria should trouble FG

How can this be...


FYI: These are so far the 3 best (and worst) stocks in Nigeria in 2017

FYI: These are so far the 3 best (and worst) stocks in Nigeria in 2017

Take a bow or take your...


In Africa: Albraaj Group to fully acquire Kenyan Coffee Chain 3rd July, 2017

In Africa: Albraaj Group to fully acquire Kenyan Coffee Chain 3rd July, 2017

Sahel G5 teams up with Macron to fight Islamic militants The Sahel G5, a coalition of Mali, Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Niger and Chad, hasteamed...


Watch your step: These 3 habits are startup-killers

Watch your step: These 3 habits are startup-killers

Having the willpower to start a business from scratch and build it into something valuable is no easy task. This is attested to by...


These Nigerians have perfected smart ways of owning a house without a mortgage

These Nigerians have perfected smart ways of owning a house without a mortgage

One of the heaviest recurrent expenses of a family is rent. However, in Nigeria, paying rent is almost an inevitability until that pot of...


Perennial broke friends have these 6 habits

Perennial broke friends have these 6 habits

These are dire times in Nigeria’s economy, needless to repeat. However, dire or not, as individuals, we continue to seek ways to improve our...


No ‘hostile takeover’!!! Regulators warns banks

No ‘hostile takeover’!!! Regulators warns banks

Better late than...


More questions arise as World Bank loans Nigeria another $961 million

More questions arise as World Bank loans Nigeria another $961 million

The World Bank has approved another $961 million loan for the implementation of 2 program for results operations in Nigeria, Punch claims. The first...


5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents

5 post retirement ideas you should share with your parents

It’s about that time when your folks have to readjust to a new phase in life- retirement. After several decades of working, it’s about...


130% Oversubscribed: These factors may have led to a successful initial Diaspora Bond sale

130% Oversubscribed: These factors may have led to a successful initial Diaspora Bond sale

Nigeria was able to successfully raise $300 million in its first ever diaspora bond at at coupon rate of 5.625 per cent for a...


Difference between FGN Savings and Treasury Bills

Difference between FGN Savings and Treasury Bills

Before now the retail investors in Nigeria who wanted to invest in risk free short-term dated interested yielding securities could only invest in treasury...


Cryptocurrency: 6 risks you need to know about

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 be worth about N2.6 million...


5 Nigerian Banking mobile apps you need to own

5 Nigerian Banking mobile apps you need to own

Very high quality banking...


Lagos State says it is taking these steps to attract foreign investors Lekki Free Trade Zone?

Lagos State says it is taking these steps to attract foreign investors Lekki Free Trade Zone?

It could be really...


6 things to know about Nigeria’s upcoming sukuk bond

6 things to know about Nigeria’s upcoming sukuk bond

Another kind of...


The FAAN-Air Peace drama explains why foreign investors are still on the run

The FAAN-Air Peace drama explains why foreign investors are still on the run

Late last week, an Air Peace flight scheduled to take off at from the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu to the Murtala Muhammed International...