Real Estate in Lagos

Everything you need to know to become a real estate investor

If you are looking for a way to invest your savings, why not consider real estate? See details how by clicking the link below-
Nigeria's cashew nuts exports fall by 74%

Nigeria’s cashew nuts exports fall by 74%

Nigeria recorded a massive 74% drop in exports of Cashew Nuts in Shell according to the third quarter foreign trade report of the National Bureau of Statistics.
Jim Ovia, Godwin Emefiele

Billionaire watch: A payday and A birthday

Billionaire's watch is a weekly column where we look at happenings around the billionaire investors.
Tax Waivers for startups - Emotional intelligence

A look at some financing options for small business owners

A look at some financing options for small business owners #SME #MSME #Entrepreneur
Why you should Naira Cost Average your Investments

Why you should Naira Cost Average your Investments

Naira Cost Averaging (NCA) is an investment technique of buying fixed amounts of a particular asset on a regular schedule, regardless of price.
Petrol price watch

Average price of PMS decreases by 23.7% in 2018

The Nigeria Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has released the Premium Motor Spirit (Popular known as Petrol) price watch for the month of January 2019.

2018 may be a bright year for CAP Plc

CAP Plc, a subsidiary of UACN Plc, is in the paint and coat production business.
NSE, Capital Market

NSE to sanction Fidelity Bank, others for late filing of reports

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) has announced plans to sanction 28 companies for failing to meet post-listing requirements.
Pension Funds Performance

Nigeria’s alternative investment assets grow at a slower rate

The Nigerian alternative investment space represented by pension and mutual funds saw their assets increase at a slow rate.
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold, results

Buy/Sell/Hold: Fix your eyes on these stocks for next week

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are drawn from gainers and losers.
power distribution NERC

Insufficient power supply remains the greatest business constraint in Nigeria

The survey which was carried out with a sample size of 1,050 businesses comprising of small, medium and large organisations.
Nigeria's Inflation

Nigeria’s Inflation drops to 11.31% in February 2019

The consumer price index, which measures inflation, dropped to 11.31% in February 2018, according to monthly inflation data from NBS.
Agricaulture, Kebbi, FAAC, IGR

How State Governments will become richer without FAAC allocation

Kebbi State announced in August that the state generated a revenue of N150 billion from the sale of its local cultivated rice in 2017.
minimum wage in Nigeria, How to save money in 2019, ATM, NIP, NBS, CBN, Inflation, Interest Rates

Nigerians prefer low interest rates over lower inflation rates

Nigerians have indicated that they prefer interest rates to fall, while inflation rate rises, if given the chance to choose between inflation and interest rates.
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

Why Diamond Bank Directors resigned

Facts have emerged on the reasons for the sudden resignation of four Directors of Diamond Bank Plc.
Guaranty Trust Bank

Report ranks GTBank among 12 global companies in developing markets

A report by the EIU has ranked GTBank among top 12 global companies to watch out for in developing markets.
Forex, NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market, Exchange Rate

NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate (June 28th 2019)

Parallel market exchange rate between the Naira and three of the world's major currencies.
How much Zenith Bank and GTBank made from e-business in 2018

Best Mobile Banking App in Nigeria 2018 Q2

Nairametrics conducts a review of mobile banking apps in Nigeria.
This Is the Portion of Your Salary Exempted/Deductible from Tax

This Is the Portion of Your Salary Exempted/Deductible from Tax

The Personal Income Tax Act was amended in June, 2011, to address some of the issues with the previous act.
Shea Butter

How Nigeria can earn $10 billion annually from Shea butter exports

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) reported that Nigeria earned N101.97 billion from the export of only Shea oil in the first quarter of 2018.
EFG Hermes, Investment banking license

EFG Hermes eyeing further expansion In Nigeria

EFG Hermes was founded in 1984, and currently operates in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Kuwait, Omar, and Pakistan.
Valentine Ozigbo, CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc

Valentine Ozigbo: The village boy who became a world-class CEO  

Lately, the Chief Executive Officer of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has been the recipient of numerous local and international awards – more than twelve of them.
Lafarge Africa provides grant for startups

This cement stock has dropped to a 5 year low

Cement giant, Lafarge Africa, hit a 5-year low of N11.50 in yesterday’s trading session on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Moving averages

Using moving averages cross over to pick stocks

In my last article on moving averages, I discussed how moving averages can be used to make stock selection decisions.
NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate

NIGERIA: Daily Parallel Market Exchange Rate (August 1st 2019)

Parallel market exchange rate between the Naira and three of the world's major currencies.
Enitan Obasanjo-Adeleye, AVCA, Private Equity Investors

Nigeria remains most attractive market for PE investors – Obasanjo-Adeleye

In an interview, Nairametrics had the pleasure of engaging AVCA Director.
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'.
smart phones

Apple iPhone Xs vs. iPhone X: What difference does a year make?

For those choosing between the X and the Xs, we’d definitely opt for the newer iPhone.

Why Nigerians Should Invest in Foreign Exchange Traded Funds

ETF is an index fund or basket of securities that are listed and traded on the stock exchange.
Nigeria mining

Nigeria’s Mining Sector shows growth prospects, despite low credit provision

The Federal Government of Nigeria needs to build and implement a robust regulatory framework for the mining sector.


Disney, Apple

Bob Iger resigns as competition stiffens between Apple and Disney

The CEO of Walt Disney Co, Bob Iger has resigned from Apple Inc’s Board of Directors as competition stiffens betwen the companies.
 BPP statements on inflated contracts, misleading - Fashola alleges  , FG to construct, fix 14 roads with N166 billion 

FG to construct, fix 14 roads with N166 billion 

Following the memorandum sent by the Ministry of Works and Housing to the Federal Executive Council, the Federal Government (FG) has approved the sum of N166 billion for the construction and rehabilitation of 14 roads across Nigeria.
petrol, fuel, Nigeria, importation, import,

Nigeria saved N670 billion from petrol importation in 6 months

The latest foreign trade report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that Nigeria saved N670 billion on the importation of Premium Motor Spirit (Petrol) in half-year 2019.