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Why the CBN will sack some bank directors soon

The Central Bank of Nigeria recently revealed why it will relieve directors of commercial banks their positions in the country. Director of Banking Supervision...

Here’s a comprehensive report on the National Economic Council meeting held 23-11-2017

According to the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the President (Office of the Vice President) Laolu Akande, the meeting of the...

Thoughts on Anambra Governorship Election

By the time you are reading me, the All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) should well be on its way to claiming a landslide victory...

Moody’s latest downgrade of Nigeria and how it affects you

Rating Agency, Moody, downgraded Nigeria the Government long-term issuer and senior unsecured debt rating to B2 from B1. The rating outlook remains stable. This follows...

Moody’s downgrade of Nigerian banks explained

Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) recently downgraded to B2 from B1 the long-term local currency deposit and issuer ratings of four tier one Nigerian banks...

Trails of corruption not a yardstick for justice – Makarfi

The Chairman, National Caretaker Committee, NCC, of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Senator Ahmed Makarfi, has said national chairmanship aspirants with pending cases in court...

Here is the latest twist to the Ikoyi whistleblower saga

Yakubu Galadima, the lawyer of the whistleblower who informed the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission  (EFCC) of the $43m, N23.2m and £27,800 (N13bn) recovered...

CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele reveals his 2018 forecast

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) may change its monetary policy stance next year from the current tightening position to an easing stand that...

Yemi Osinbajo predicts “better economy”

The Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, says Nigeria’s ranking in the latest World Bank Doing Business report is impressive and is also proof that if...

The 2018 Budget and a look at its priorities

Like every other list, there are priorities. Putting the economy of the nation into perspective, the administration charts a course for the coming year. Proposed...

Buhari’s ‘doomed’ 2018 budget in 5 quick takes

President Muhammad Buhari presented the 2018 Budget of N8.6 trillion to the National Assembly on Tuesday, 7th November 2017 tagged, Budget of Consolidation. Major highlights...

Full Transcript Of President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2018 Budget Speech

President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday presented the 2018 Appropriation Bill to a joint session of the National Assembly. The executive proposed a budget of N8.6...

This Week; What to expect from the Nigerian economy

This is Ugodre's weekly outlook for the week ending November 11, 2017. The Week from the rear view; The Central Bank of...
Why the National Assembly may not pass the 2018 budget before the end of the year

REVEALED: Why National Assembly may not pass the 2018 budget by the end of...

With the National Assembly preoccupied with a deluge of executive proposals to execute in and within the next seven weeks, there are convincing indications...

How Nigeria would benefit from $400 million budget support from the AfDB

In a surprising twist of events, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has signalled its willingness to provide an additional $400 million as budget support...

President Muhmmadu Buhari shifts gears forward

In signs that he may be ready to move things at a faster pace, President Muhammadu Buhari has signalled his intentions to appoint more...

Development Bank disburses N5 billion loan to SMEs

The Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) has begun operations with a N5 billion loan to Macro and Small Medium Enterprises in the country. Managing...

Here’s why African Development Bank called off proposed loans to Nigeria

Reports reaching Nairametrics reveals that the African Development Bank (AfDB) has called off a loan to Nigeria. This loan would have aided the funding...

This week: What to expect from the Nigerian Economy

This is Nairametrics Outlook for the week ending November 4th, 2017 The week from the rear view Last week, the Central Bank...

Ten things wrong with the order to forfeit sums in account not linked to...

Nigerians have continued to react with outrage to a court order obtained by the Federal Government to seize funds in accounts with no BVN/incomplete...

Nigerians had some harsh words for government after N4 billion monthly savings claim

The Muhammadu Buhari-led APC administration has not been having the best of times convincing Nigerians of its mode of operations. A classic example is...

This week: What to expect from the Nigerian Economy

This is Nairametrics Outlook for the week ending October 28th, 2017. The week from the rear view Last week, Corporate Nigeria was...

Former NLNG boss is not happy with removal of Pioneer Status

The former Managing Director of the Nigerian Liquefied Natural Gas Limited (NLNF), Mr. Godswill Ihetu has weighted in on the controversial Pioneer Tax incentives available...

7 reasons why Kemi Adeosun’s luxury tax plan will not work

Finance minister Kemi Adeosun while speaking at a press briefing held on the sidelines of the just concluded IMF conference held in Washington, announced...

This week: What to expect from the Nigerian Economy

This is Nairametrics rundown of what to expect in the Nigerian economy this week. The month of October is typically the earning month and...

Ease of doing business is about to disrupt these 11 bottlenecks

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC) through its secretariat has released the national action plan in its continuous bid to facilitate ease of...

Inflation to remain high despite exiting recession

The International Monetary Fund has said it expects inflation in Nigeria and Angola to remain elevated at two-digit levels next year. The IMF said this...

@Doubleeph explains why Aliko Dangote is bad for Nigeria

In one of the most scathing articles you can read online , an analyst and frequent contributor to Nairametrics, Feyi Fawehinmi unloaded on Aliko...

Elumelu advises govt. to reinvest in power assets and then sell later

Power companies should consider selling stakes to other investors - Osinbajo The Government said it has set its sights on the power distribution problem and...

Defiant Kemi Adeosun, “Deconstructs” Nigeria’s Debt Narrative

National debt is an emotive issue, as well as an economic one. The thought of saddling future generations with unserviceable debt, is not conscionable...