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CBN grants approval for banks to debit accounts of loan defaulters 

The CBN has finally granted DMBs the approval to directly debit bank accounts belonging to loan defaulters across all banks in the country.
Nigeria losses billions over importation of iron and steel

FG loses billions over illegal importation of steel and iron

The Galvanised Iron and Steel Manufacturers Association has disclosed that the Federal Government loses about N53 billion per annum to the illegal importation of iron and steel products.
Ponzi, SEC, SEC, FCCPC sign MoU to simplify merger process for quoted companies, Rights issue dominates quoted companies capital raise in 3 years 

SEC advises Afribank shareholders to claim dividends 

As part of its move to protect investors, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has advised shareholders of Afribank Plc to claim their dividends.
Bitter leaf

This Nigerian student has invented a bitterleaf machine

There is a new invention in Nigeria- a bitterleaf processing machine.

Zenith Bank has taken a cover on 30% of its 9mobile loan – CEO

The Chief Executive of Nigeria’s Zenith Bank, Peter Amangbo said on Monday that the bank has made a provision on 30% of its loan...
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Here are ways to find the right investor for your business

Investors are a lot of things, and if money is all you want from them, then try the bank. Investors are more than money.
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Cadbury renews contract with NFF as partnership deals hit $50 million

TomTom, a product from the staples of Cadbury Nigeria PLC and the Nigerian Football Federation has signed a new three-year agreement that will make...
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.
World Bank, Mineral

World Bank cites Nigeria and others as causes of slowed growth in Africa

The World Bank, yesterday, disclosed how slowed economic growth in some key African economies - Nigeria, South Africa, and Angola - is affecting the rest of the continent.
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.

Again, Government extends VAIDS

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the extension of the Voluntary Assets and Income Declaration Scheme (VAIDS or the Scheme) by three months. The Scheme...
Airtel Africa

Airtel Africa may consider dual listing on London and Nigerian Stock Exchanges

Airtel Africa may be considering listing on @lseplc and @nsecontact

Here is cold feedback from an entrepreneur who left her day job to pursue...

Leah Hynes, shares her experience from when she left her successful 10-year career in Public Relations and community engagement in 2013 to launch The Connection...
Akin Alabi, Value selling,

NairaBet’s CEO has an interesting business idea for you

The Founder and former CEO of NairaBet, Akin Alabi, recently shared a new business idea via his Twitter page, whilst urging his followers who are capable of it to harness the idea.

This Nigerian kid emerges Africa’s youngest Microsoft specialist 

Damilare Akano, a 6-year-old Nigeran pupil has emerged as Africa’s youngest Microsoft specialist in the Certiport international certification
Should Nigeria worry as unprofitable oil era looms? 

OML11: Ogoni Community pushes for local oil producing company 

Ogoni People’s Assembly (OPA) has asked the Federal Government to issue the operating license of the disputed oil field to an indigenous firm known as XAVON Energy. 
Seyi Makinde

Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde is worth over N48bn

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, publicly declared his assets, as a fufilment to his polictical campaign and he is worth over N48 billion.

These Nigerian songs are about to cost Multichoice N5.9billion damages

A Federal High Court  has delivered judgement in a suit filed by Multichoice Nigeria Limited against Musical Copyright Society of Nigeria Ltd.(MCSN)/GTE. It would be recalled...
Oriental Energy Resources Limited, Mobil Producing Nigeria Unlimited

How Nigeria losses N24 billion to Imported fuel monthly

The Minister of Power, Housing, and Works Mr. Babatunde Fashola has revealed that Nigerians consume 300 million litres of Diesel monthly, more worrisome is...
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Independence day speech: Expect greater scrutiny of revenue generating agencies – President Buhari

The speech delivered by President Muhammadu Buhari on the occasion of the 59th Independence anniversary today, October 1, 2019. 
CcHub’s Bosun Tijani discloses expansion plans following iHub acquisition

CcHub’s Bosun Tijani discloses expansion plans following iHub acquisition

Following the acquisition of iHub, Bosun Tijani, the CEO, has shared details of his strategy for operating the multi-country hubs.  
Thriving businesses around Allen Avenue’s commercial sex hub

Thriving businesses around Allen Avenue’s commercial sex hub

Apart from the notorious sex work that Allen Avenue is known for, Nairametrics understands that there are other activities people engage in at night to chase survival.
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CBN reveals how much Nigeria spends on fuel importation

The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has revealed that a total of $36.371billion was spent on the importation of petroleum products into the country...

Teleology Holdings confirms payment of $50 million deposit for 9mobile

The preferred bidder in the sale of debt-ridden teleco 9mobile, Teleology Holdings, has debunked rumors that it has not made the cash deposit for the...
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CBN to banks: Digitise services to support banking supervision, regulatory compliance 

The CBN has said that banks should digitize their services so as to support effective supervision of the financial system.
Nigerian National Petroleum Commission, Liquefied Petroleum Gas

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.

What bootstrapping is and 3 ways a small business can practice it right

Bootstrapping is a common term in the business world. However, for the sake of our green horn entrepreneurs, we look at what bootstrapping is,...
MTN Group Chairman Phuthuma Nhleko, MTN responds to Board change rumours, Bloomberg report, Public Investment Corporation, Funso Aina, MTN, Public Investment Corporation

Update: CBN waves white flag at MTN once more

Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele in a brief today revealed that the $8.1billion dividend MTN Group Limited illegally moved abroad may get reviewed.
Why your website is not driving customers to your business

Here’s why Visitors leave your site without Buying anything

When someone visits your online store and checks out a bunch of products, but fails to make a purchase decision in your favor, you are bleeding money. If you want to ensure that a good portion of people visiting your website do not leave the purchasing process midway, you need to provide a decent shopping experience to the users, amongst other things.
Useful growth strategies to increase revenue for your business

Useful growth strategies to increase revenue for your business

Growing a small business is no easy feat. It requires a tremendous amount of perseverance, dedication and focus.