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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.

An Appeal Court has ordered Shell to pay N122 billion in oil spill damages

An Appeal Court has ordered Shell to pay N122 billion in oil spill damages

Will SPDC...


Shareholders want to take Arik back as plans to settle its N160 billion debt is underway

Shareholders want to take Arik back as plans to settle its N160 billion debt is underway

Shareholders of Arik Air seem to be planning a revival of the company’s fortunes as they seek to regain control from Asset Management Corporation...


BDCs want further ‘revaluation’ of the Naira as their profits are now down

BDCs want further ‘revaluation’ of the Naira as their profits are now down

National interest or personal...



The Senate has dropped the controversial road taxes bill

The Senate has dropped the controversial road taxes bill

People may have a voice at...


The list “beneficiaries” of Diezani’s alleged $115 million loot, Kwara State Edition

The list “beneficiaries” of Diezani’s alleged $115 million loot, Kwara State Edition

How did they not...


Fitch gives Emfiele’s signature FX Policy pass mark

Fitch gives Emfiele’s signature FX Policy pass mark

After so much criticism for its forex policies from international analysts, the Central Bank of Nigeria has finally received an endorsement for one of...


Ease of doing business: NPA kicks out unwanted tenants from Nigerian ports

Ease of doing business: NPA kicks out unwanted tenants from Nigerian ports

Tenancy has...


5 quotes that explains why Nigeria’s LNG market share is under threat

5 quotes that explains why Nigeria’s LNG market share is under threat

Still the Giant of...


2 reasons why newly introduced CBN form NXP is bad for Nigeria’s exports

2 reasons why newly introduced CBN form NXP is bad for Nigeria’s exports

Good idea...


SEC clean-up may result in revocation of hundreds of licenses

SEC clean-up may result in revocation of hundreds of licenses

In its continued effort to clean up the securities market, the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) has reminded capital market professionals to update their information...


A pattern has emerged as South Africa joins list of Africa’s biggest economies in recession

A pattern has emerged as South Africa joins list of Africa’s biggest economies in recession

Same symptoms, same...


May and Baker’s imminent clear-out- who, why, what next?

May and Baker’s imminent clear-out- who, why, what next?

Laying the foundations...


Nigeria’s debt profile hit N19.1 trillion

Nigeria’s debt profile hit N19.1 trillion

By a...


On why Government is splashing N300 billion to pay for rail projects

On why Government is splashing N300 billion to pay for rail projects

The Federal Government is likely to pay an additional N300 billion if it wants its rail projects to become a reality. This was made...


CBN amends investor window rules: The nitty gritty

CBN amends investor window rules: The nitty gritty

More and more...


As CBN continues “pumping” dollars, no of BDC’s in the country rises to 3,239

As CBN continues “pumping” dollars, no of BDC’s in the country rises to 3,239

Not too...


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

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 electronic solutions Nigerians can make...


GTB explains why GTWorld different from the others? But is it?

GTB explains why GTWorld different from the others? But is it?

Good enough to make you think about a...


Real estate weekly- Mega gains for Infinity Trust and more

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 to N2.42 billion in the...


The sacking of 145 TVC staff, company explains why

The sacking of 145 TVC staff, company explains why

Does this excuse really hold...


You will now have to pay N2,500 in “email fees” to inquire about UK visas

You will now have to pay N2,500 in “email fees” to inquire about UK visas

Will this result in a lower number of Nigerian...


After a blistering 67% increase in profit, ‘Mobil Plc’ lays out plans for new future

After a blistering 67% increase in profit, ‘Mobil Plc’ lays out plans for new future

Good times to be a Mobil...


The 6 new taxes the Senate is planning to impose on road users

The 6 new taxes the Senate is planning to impose on road users

More burden on...


Key highlights of the new Customs Bill passed by the Senate

Key highlights of the new Customs Bill passed by the Senate

Look away now,...


The U.S Consulate is using fish processing to improve livelihoods of Makoko youths

The U.S Consulate is using fish processing to improve livelihoods of Makoko youths

A truly golden...


What entrepreneurs stand to gain from the Collateral Registry and Credit Reporting Act

What entrepreneurs stand to gain from the Collateral Registry and Credit Reporting Act

In principle, more funds for...


Highlights of the ‘N30,000-per-month’ housing scheme

Highlights of the ‘N30,000-per-month’ housing scheme

The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, during his Democracy Day speech, intrigued Nigerians with his promise of a Family Home Fund housing scheme which Nigerians...


Blow by blow account of the Stella Oduah vs Sterling Bank $16.4 million debt saga

Blow by blow account of the Stella Oduah vs Sterling Bank $16.4 million debt saga

An event-by event...


According to this report, only 2 states earn more than they receive as Federal allocation

According to this report, only 2 states earn more than they receive as Federal allocation

How does your state...


Nigeria’s top 11 banks according to CRR deposited with CBN in the past 1 year

Nigeria’s top 11 banks according to CRR deposited with CBN in the past 1 year

How much of your fund is stashed with the...