Access Bank Plc

Don’t let people make you think less of yourself – Herbert Wigwe

Nigerian billionaire and CEO Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has advised his followers on the importance of always believing in themselves.

Tayo Oviosu shares his entrepreneurial experience as Paga clocks 10

Tayo Oviosu, the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of the mobile payments company Paga, took to Twitter, yesterday, to share his entrepreneurial experience. In a question...
2nd Annual PEBEC Awards Recognises MDAS, PUBLIC & Private Sector Supporters for Improving Nigeria's Business Climate

2nd Annual PEBEC Awards Recognises MDAS, PUBLIC & Private Sector Supporters for Improving Nigeria’s...

The Presidential Enabling Business Environment Council (PEBEC), has held the second Annual PEBEC Awards in Abuja, Nigeria.
Pictures from the launch ceremony of the new Access Bank Plc

Pictures from the launch ceremony of the new Access Bank Plc

The unveiling ceremony followed the completion of the merger process between the tier-1 bank and Diamond Bank Plc.
Akin Alabi

Akin Alabi gives advice to potential sports business entrepreneurs

According to Akin Alabi, potential entrepreneurs in the sports betting space should be prepared to pay out as much as 90% to 97% of income to winners.
Entrepreneurship - Jason Njoku

Entrepreneurship isn’t all that glamorous – Jason Njoku

Nigerian entrepreneur and CEO of Iroko TV, Jason Njoku, recently took to his Twitter page to make it very clear that entrepreneurship is not a glamorous affair.
Africa's largest solar panel factory

Borno State Government builds Africa’s largest solar panel factory

The Borno State Government has completed and unveiled the largest solar panel factory in the country and Africa at large.
Money Africa

Things you should know before starting a business

The CEO of AfriSwiss Capital Assets Management Limited, Kalu Aja, recently shared some important tips on how to run a successful business. Take a look...
Successful Circle: Femi Otedola, Aliko Dangote, and others chill together

Successful Circle: Femi Otedola, Aliko Dangote, and others chill together

Femi Otedola shared an evening with his friends and discussed ways to move Nigeria forward. We like what we are seeing. Do you?
Stephanie Idolor finally gets N2m for making the viral schoolgirl video

Stephanie Idolor finally gets N2m for making the viral schoolgirl video

Stephanie Idolor, the young Nigerian woman who videotaped the young schoolgirl that was sent out of school for failure to pay her tuition, has finally been compensated.

MTN launches the first ever Whatsapp airtime top-up option

MTN hopes to incorporate other instant messaging platforms such as Facebook Messenger down the line.
Chocolate City Group

Warner Music Group partners Chocolate City Entertainment

The partnership is aimed at growing the local artists by giving them international exposure, whilst promoting the Afrobeats.
Audu Ogbeh

Reactions trail Minister’s claim that Nigerians now import Pizza from London

Mr Audu Ogbeh made a shocking revelation, yesterday, when he appeared before the Senate Committee on Agriculture.
President Buhari signs minimum wage bill

President Buhari to review report on N30,000 new minimum wage

Although, it is unsure if President Muhammadu Buhari has signed new minimum wage into law, but he promised to review the submitted report by Rewane's PTAC
CBN to stop culprits from opening account

Ugodre explains all you need to know about the CBN’s rate cut

tHE Founder and Publisher of Nairametrics, Mr Ugo Obi-Chukwu, used his Twitter page to explain the implications of CBN's recent cut of MPR rate.

Electricity not the only factor limiting Nigeria’s economy – Boason Omofaye

Earlier today, Nairametrics reported that Transcorp Nigeria Plc has plans to invest as much as $2.5 billion in the Nigerian power sector, a development that could...
Akin Alabi

It takes more than a connection to keep a job – Akin Alabi

According to Mr Alabi, only resourcefulness, a good attitude, and work ethics would help you keep your job at last.
Filling Station

FG shuts down Forte Oil’s Abuja filling stations for overpricing customers

The Federal Government of Nigeria shut down two Abuja-based filling stations after they were allegedly found guilty of overbilling their customers.
Here is the World's most expensive Car - Bugatti La Voiture Noire

The world’s most expensive car is the Bugatti La Voiture Noire

The super hyper sports car, La Voiture Noire, is the world's most expensive car sold at €11 Million.
Nigerians hit with over 60% delayed and cancelled domestic flights in 2018

Nigerians hit with over 60% delayed and cancelled domestic flights in 2018

No fewer than 36,350 cases of delayed flights were recorded in 2018 from domestic airlines operating in Nigeria, the Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority said.
Monthly Business Expectations Survey Report

Nigerian SMLEs believe businesses will thrive in 2019

Stakeholders in the mall, medium and large enterprises (SMLEs) in Nigeria have expressed optimism for economic growth in the country.
Nigerian National Petroleum Commission

Billions lost as Nigerian refineries remain inactive

Between April and November 2018, the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation lost revenue totalling 228.1 billion due to inactive refineries.
Lagos clears tankers for Buhari

Lagos clears tankers off roads as President Buhari prepares to visit

There has been an unexpected removal of all the tankers and other heavy duty trucks that typically constituted hazards on major roads in the city-state.

NERC sets out key plans for 2019

NERC has highlighted some of the key regulatory initiatives which it hopes will position the electricity market for growth.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex, oil price and more

Daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from tradings sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.

Swift, professional delivery responsible for Konga’s rise to e-commerce summit

In addition to the unbeatable deals and price slashes it offered during its 2018 Black Friday sales tagged Konga Yakata, it has emerged that an amazingly swift and responsive delivery service
May & Baker dividends, Shares, Nigeria Stock Exchange

May & Baker Plc says it could pay dividends despite difficult year

May & Baker Plc said it has the capacity to pay dividends to its shareholders despite the difficulty it has experienced during the 2018 financial year.
Chairman, Heirs Holdings Group, Mr. Tony Elumelu and President of African Export-Import Bank(Afreximbank), Dr. Benedict Oramah, during the signing of $600 million Facility Deal between Afreximbank and Heirs Holdings Group to scale Heirs Holding’s Energy Investments in Africa…….. in Cairo, Egypt on Tuesday

Heirs Holdings Signs $600 million Facility Deal with Afrexim Bank, to scale its Energy...

Afrexim today, signed financing facilities totalling US$600 million with the Heirs Holdings Group, a pan-African proprietary investment holding company.
Market insight

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief (December 3rd– 7th 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market remained bearish last week with the index (NSE ASI) down by 0.02% WTD to close at an...
Market insight

Market/economic insight: the weekly brief (November 26th – 30 November 2018)

The performance of the Nigerian Equity Market remain bearish last week with the index (NSE ASI) down by 2.54% WTD to close at an index level of 30,874.17 and Market capitalization of N11.27 trillion.


hidden cost of clutter

The hidden cost of clutter in your home and office

It is important to bear in mind that the accumulation of clutter is a 'financial sin'. This is because clutter ties up cash that could be meaningfully invested. Let this article help you understand how to avoid committing this 'sin'.
Dangote Flour Mills Plc

UPDATE: Dangote announces impending sale of Dangote Flour Mills Plc to Olam

The Board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc has notified the NSE and the investing public about the acquisition of its shares by Olam International Limited.
Stock to watch this week

Watch two of these FUGAZ banks this week

@firstbankngr and @ubagroup top Nairametrics stocks to watch on the @nsecontact for this week.