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What is money laundering?

What is money laundering?

Money laundering is the process of making money obtained from illegitimate means appear to have been earned in legally. It can also be defined...


Credit to Public Sector hit all time high as borrowing spree continues

Credit to Public Sector hit all time high as borrowing spree continues

Data from the Central Bank of Nigeria reveals Nigeria’s credit to the private sector as a percentage of credit to the Federal Government is...


Approaching N1 trillion, should we be worried about Lagos State’s rising debt?

Approaching N1 trillion, should we be worried about Lagos State’s rising debt?

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics reveals Lagos State is by far the most indebted state in Nigeria. The state owes about $1.3...



Worrying signs as Nigerians under 30 miss out on pension contributions

Worrying signs as Nigerians under 30 miss out on pension contributions

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that about 7.5 million Nigerians contribute pensions via the Retirement Savings Account contributors scheme, under...


Oando’s Share Price recovers after alleged SEC investigation

Oando’s Share Price recovers after alleged SEC investigation

Shares of Oando Plc have fallen just 1.5% since news of an investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) broke two Fridays ago....


Seasamum Seeds, now number 1 Agric Exports from Nigeria (2017 Q1)

Seasamum Seeds, now number 1 Agric Exports from Nigeria (2017 Q1)

Seasamum Seeds rose to the top of Nigeria’s Agricultural exports for the first quarter of 2017 according to data from the National Bureau of...


Local Palm Oil prices spike in latest food price survey

Local Palm Oil prices spike in latest food price survey

The latest Nairametrics Household Food index reveals prices of items under our watchlist rose 1.9% for the fortnight ended July 8th 2017. Nairametrics Food...


Official: Nigeria’s consumer spending tops  N11.3 trillion in the 3rd quarter of 2016

Official: Nigeria’s consumer spending tops N11.3 trillion in the 3rd quarter of 2016

Data from the National Bureau of Statistics show Nigerians spent a N11.3 trillion in the third quarter of 2016 as household consumption expenditure. This...