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Ugo Obi-chukwu https://nairametrics.com

Ugo Obi-chukwu "Ugodre" is a chartered accountant with over 16 years experience in financial management, corporate finance and financial analysis. He is also a retail investor and a personal finance advocate with over a decade experience investing in the Nigerian stock market. Ugo is the founder/Publisher of Nairametrics and blogs regularly on the website.

This is the N7 trillion CBN debt no one seems to be talking about

This is the N7 trillion CBN debt no one seems to be talking about

The Central Bank of Nigeria has been attracting much kudos of late especially for...


How Startup Founders/CEOs can work better with their Board members

How Startup Founders/CEOs can work better with their Board members

Most small businesses and startups have found it increasingly difficult to relate with their...


Bulls agog as reports reveal $1.5 billion imported into Nigeria last week

Bulls agog as reports reveal $1.5 billion imported into Nigeria last week

Capital importation into Nigeria is reported to have tripled to about $1.5 billion as foreign...


MTN reports N870 billion revenue from Nigeria alone in 2017 HY

MTN reports N870 billion revenue from Nigeria alone in 2017 HY

MTN Nigeria has reported that it posted a total revenue of about N870 billion (R31.97 billion)...


7 ‘unexpected’ lessons learnt from the CBN FX Windows

7 ‘unexpected’ lessons learnt from the CBN FX Windows

Back in February 2017, the Central Bank of Nigeria opened a window that allowed...


Article version of company news thread for the week ended May 27 2017 by @Ugodre

Article version of company news thread for the week ended May 27 2017 by @Ugodre

This is Nairametrics roundup of all the major company news from Nigeria as reported...



How to obtain an Income Tax Clearance Certificate for your company

How to obtain an Income Tax Clearance Certificate for your company

In this article I am going to take you through a practical way of...


How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

How to invest in treasury bills even if you don’t have N50 million

Nairametrics| The Federal Government in March increased the minimum amount required to partake in...


Analysis: About Unilever’s Plan To Sell Its “Spreads” Business

Analysis: About Unilever’s Plan To Sell Its “Spreads” Business

Nairametrics| Unilever Group, the parent company of Unilever Nigeria Plc, announced that it will...


CBN’s Issues Form Q For SME’s; What You Need To Know

CBN’s Issues Form Q For SME’s; What You Need To Know

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria last week announced that it had created a...


Flashback: Emefiele’s 2015 FT Interview (Banks Still Full of Dollars)

Flashback: Emefiele’s 2015 FT Interview (Banks Still Full of Dollars)

Nairametrics| In 2015, Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele had an interview with the Financial Times....


Official: Here Is How Much You Can Make For Whistle-blowing 

Official: Here Is How Much You Can Make For Whistle-blowing 

Nairametrics| The Federal Government’s Whistle-blowing policy has been mired in some controversy lately, after...


Government Mandates Businesses In Nigeria To Provide Info on Directors & Biz Address

Check out @AsoRock’s Tweet:...


Weekly Roundup of Business & Economic News From Nigeria (March 25, 2017)

Weekly Roundup of Business & Economic News From Nigeria (March 25, 2017)

Welcome to Nairametrics Economic and Business Review, our weekly summary of some of the...


CBN Admits Banks Need Help

CBN Admits Banks Need Help

I do not like to sound alarmist but some Nigerian banks are particularly not...


Why Black Market Is Not Going Away Even If We Float

Why Black Market Is Not Going Away Even If We Float

Nairametrics| As at Friday, the 17th of March 2017, the exchange rate at the black market...


The Latest Drop In Inflation Rate Could Be A Blip?

The Latest Drop In Inflation Rate Could Be A Blip?

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics released its 2016 February consumer price index confirming inflation...


Why GDP Growth Rate Drops Every Election Year In Nigeria

Why GDP Growth Rate Drops Every Election Year In Nigeria

Nairametrics| The Federal Government released its 2017 National Economic Recovery Growth Plan (a Medium-Term...


Big Plans: Key Highlights Of The FG’s Ambitious ERGP

Big Plans: Key Highlights Of The FG’s Ambitious ERGP

Nairametrics| The Federal Government will grow the contribution of tax to GDP from 6%...


Here is The Press Statement Giving Vehicle Owners One Month to Pay Customs Duties 

Here is The Press Statement Giving Vehicle Owners One Month to Pay Customs Duties 

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Government is at it again, this time it’s the Customs Service....


Zenith Bank Shares Tank After Earnings Call “Blunder” 

Zenith Bank Shares Tank After Earnings Call “Blunder” 

Nairametrics| Shares of Zenith Bank Plc took a major pounding after releasing impressive 2016...


Is United Capital Experiencing A Bear Trap?

Is United Capital Experiencing A Bear Trap?

  Nairametrics| United Capital’s share price dropped for the 4th straight day as investors...


Nigerian Students Have A Message For Xenophobic South Africans 

Nigerian Students Have A Message For Xenophobic South Africans 

Nairametrics| Comrade Chinonso Obasi, National President of Nigerian Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, issued...


Nigeria Is Going For Another $500m Eurobond

Nigeria Is Going For Another $500m Eurobond

No time to...


The Govt. Has Approved 60 day National Action Plan for Ease of Doing Business In Nigeria 

The Nigerian Government has approved a 60-day national action plan to help ease doing...


Why we don’t need IMF Loans –  Adeosun

Why we don’t need IMF Loans –  Adeosun

Minister of Finance Kemi Adeosun confirmed on CNBC on Tuesday that Nigeria does not...


CBN sells $6m to banks @N304.75

The Central Bank of Nigeria sold about $6 million to commercial banks on Tuesday,...


Buy Sell or Hold? These 4 Heavy Weight Bank Stocks!

Buy Sell or Hold? These 4 Heavy Weight Bank Stocks!

Nairametrics| The Nigerian Banking Index is currently up 0.42% year to date compared to the wider...


Why I’m Excited About Diamond Bank’s Mobile App Strategy 

Looks like the mobile strategy is...


Nigeria’s Forex Reserves Hit $29 billion; Highest Since Dec 2015

Data from the CBN’s website shows Nigeria’s foreign exchange reserves is now $29 billion,...