Nigerian Stock Exchange

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 injected $11.81 billion in 3months to Stabilise naira

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.
Babatunde Fashola, Bayo Ojular, NERC, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company

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, 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.
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.
Babatunde Fashola, Bayo Ojular, NERC, Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company

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.
Konga

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 Nigeria Plc

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.
Nigerian Equity Market

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...
Nigerian Equity Market

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.
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 T-bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price. ...
African Securities Exchanges Association

Why Arumah Oteh is clamouring for the listing of African SMEs

African Exchanges have been urged to encourage the listing at least 44,000 SMEs out of the 44 million SMEs currently operating on the African continent.
NSE, Nigerian stocks, 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 T-bills, bonds, FX rates, inflation, oil price.
Adesola Adeduntan, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, FirstBank (centre); flanked by Gbenga Shobo, Deputy Managing Director, FirstBank (third left); Folake Ani-Mumuney, Group Head, Marketing & Corporate Communications, FirstBank (second left); Adebayo Olanrewaju, Head, Digital Banking, e-Business, FirstBank (extreme left); Olusegun Alebiosu, Chief Risk Officer, FirstBank (third right); Lola Ekugo, Head, Digital Lab, e-Business, FirstBank (second right) and Chuma Ezirim, Group Head, e-Business Group, FirstBank (extreme right) at the formal launch of the FirstBank Chat Banking on WhatsApp held at the FirstBank Digital Lab, Yaba, Lagos.

How First Bank supports Economic Summit, growing local enterprises

The need to raise Nigeria and Nigerians from poverty to prosperity was the anchor point for economists, captains of industries, key policymakers and corporate...
Aerial Shot of Egbin Power Plant

Sahara Power Group partners with South Sudan for power sector development

In keeping with its vision to 'Light up Africa', Sahara Power Group (SPG) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the South Sudanese Ministry of Energy & Dams to develop the country’s power sector in the generation, transmission and distribution spaces.

Taxing Nigeria’s fledgling economy: between tax penetration and economic recovery (1)

Nigeria has rolled out another tax amnesty scheme. Backed by Presidential Executive Order No 8 signed on 8 October 2018, Voluntary Offshore Assets Regularization Scheme (VOARS) became the latest effort at combating money laundering and tax evasion.

Nigerian-owned shops reopen in Ghana after weeks of forced shut-down

Nigerian small business owners in Ghana have finally reopened their shops after months of alleged Government-backed shut-downs.  
BUA Cement

BUA Cement offers solution to Nigeria’s building collapse problem

BUA Group has enlightened block and concrete makers on how best to mix cement with other components in order to produce quality blocks.

Nigeria government releases oficial gazette on list of pioneer industries and products

The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) recently announced the release of an official gazette (the Gazette) of the list of pioneer industries and products.
Remita, Verve

You will now bear the cost every time you use Remita to pay the...

Nigerians who use Remita to make payments into the TSA would have to bear the costs associated with using the platform. 

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Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry candidates with scores as low as 300

Canada invited 3,357 Express Entry Candidates with scores as low as 300

Canadian province, Alberta, has issued a total of 3,357 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian Permanent Residency (PR) to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 300.
EFCC raid MTN

Purported EFCC raid on MTN Nigeria head office might be false

There were wild media reports, late Friday night, purporting that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (@officialEFCC) raided the head office of @MTNNG. This might be wrong.
Treasury Bills

Daily Update: T-Bills Market turns bearish as CBN resumes OMO sales

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