Nigeria’s public finance is so bad it had to resort to VAT increase – Feyi Faweyinmi 

APC is “locked inside Buhari’s intellectual prison” – Feyi Faweyinmi

On Friday, October 11, Nairametrics had an interesting tweet chat with Feyi Faweyinmi, a young Nigerian accountant and finance professional.
Nigeria received $96 billion diaspora remittances inflow in 6-years

Nigeria received $96 billion diaspora remittances inflow in 6-years

Nigeria received $96 billion diaspora remittances inflow in 6-years
Have tourists seen all of Africa?

Have tourists seen all of Africa?

It is a fact that the African continent has become a major tourist destination for foreigners over the years.
How So Fresh founder dumped oil money to sell fruits and salads 

Border closure affecting revenue and Nigeria is not food sufficient  –  So Fresh co-founder, Olagoke Balogun 

The border closure by President Muhammadu Buhari is gradually affecting small and medium businesses in Nigeria.
Alleged 500bn Fraud: The CBN and others should be investigated for posterity's sake

IMF blames risky CBN lending to FG on “over optimistic revenue projections”

Just as most analysts opine, the IMF Team believes the uncertainty in Buhari's economic policies has exacerbated economic hardship for Nigerians while keeping foreign investors away from investing in the real sector.
Nigeria @59: Rise, fall & rise of Nigerian stock market , Top 10 Stockbroking firms traded N280.6 billion shares in Q3 2019 , Exclusive: NSE suspends Aso Savings, Omatek, NGC, others over account filling deficiency, NSE organises 3-days programme as it seeks to lure lower-class, youths to capital market

Why big brands go from boom to bust

The fortunes of some Nigerian conglomerates’ listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) have really dropped from boom to bust.
Xenophobia, FG returns tollgates sixteen years after Obasanjo scrapped it from federal roads

President Buhari presents 2020 federal budget to national assembly 

Nigeria’s President, Muhammadu Buhari, has presented the 2020 appropriation bill before a joint session of the national assembly.
Xenophobia, MTN Nigeria’s shares drop on NSE following attack on its centres in Nigeria

MTN loses 667,245 internet subscribers, as Airtel records highest growth

The latest data released by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) shows that Nigeria’s telecommunication company, MTN, lost a record of 667,245 internet subscribers in just one month.
A bitter family feud has continued to hamper this company’s growth

A bitter family feud has continued to hamper this company’s growth

Sometime in early 2012, a wealthy, sophisticated, and beautiful middle-aged Nigerian businesswoman walked into a Lagos courtroom to testify before a judge.

Flee from stocks not found on this list

We came up with a list of stocks that have a considerable level of liquidity and are transparent. We avoid stocks not found on this list.
Market interest, Nigeria Weekly Update: A better NPL picture

Nigeria Weekly Update: A better NPL picture

Nigerian banks have improved non-performing loans (NPLs) post-recession. However, our study shows certain sector NPLs have deteriorated.
Africa Development Bank. AfDB develops Index to aid women empowerment 

AfDB develops Index to aid women empowerment 

AfDB has developed the Women’s Financing Index to track African countries that give women priority in loan disbursement.
Cashless Policy, This is when CBN will cut Monetary Policy Rate – Emefiele, Nigeria’s External Reserves depleted by $2.9 billion, hit 10 months low , CBN to fight piracy in Creative Industry 

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 at 59: But do we know the History of our Nation?

Nigeria at 59: But do we know the History of our Nation?

On October 1st, Nigerians worldwide took a moment to celebrate the country as it clocked another year following its independence in 1960
David Malpass, World Bank

World Bank 2020 stats: Developing nations’ debt hit $7.8 trillion

World Bank International Debt Statistics for 2020 have revealed that total external debt of low- and middle-income countries has grown to $7.8tn in 2018.
PZ Cussons Nigeria Plc Full-year 2019. PZ Cussons’ revenue declines by 0.55%  

PZ Cussons and its sticky pattern of losses

There is a familiar pattern that has reared its head every first quarter, since at least 2016 at PZ Cussons and it’s getting us puzzled
Contract staffing in Nigeria Banks, Nigerian Banks

Contract Staff across Nigerian Banks hit 46,263 in half year 2019 

Contract staff across Nigerian banks hit a record 46,263 in June 2019. This is revealed in the latest banking sector report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).  
Professor-Charles-Soludo

Nigerian economy and its many problems – Charles Soludo

Former CBN Governor, Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, has disclosed that the major challenge facing Nigeria is that it’s economy has a lot of problems.
Behold! Some NSE’s oldest firms

Some NSE’s oldest firms

In the spirit of the celebration, it is good to take a lot at some of the firms which have been in existence since the country’s independence.
The sad reasons many previously-listed companies are no more 

The sad reasons many previously-listed companies are no more 

Today, most of the products we used to love while growing up and the companies that manufactured them are no more.
Nigeria @59: Rise, fall & rise of Nigerian stock market , Top 10 Stockbroking firms traded N280.6 billion shares in Q3 2019 , Exclusive: NSE suspends Aso Savings, Omatek, NGC, others over account filling deficiency, NSE organises 3-days programme as it seeks to lure lower-class, youths to capital market

Nigeria @59: Rise, fall & rise of Nigerian stock market 

When it was established as the LSE in 1960, a lot of people had doubts that the NSE could compete with other developing nation’s exchanges.
Contract staffing in Nigeria Banks, Nigerian Banks

Non-Performing loans hit 4-year low as Banks recover N496 billion

Non-Performing Loans in Nigerian banks dropped to a record N1.44 trillion in the second quarter of 2019.
price of rice, Scarcity of imported rice hits major markets, as dealers pack local rice in foreign bags 

Household Survey: Nigerians dump imported rice, others, as prices jump high 

Latest reports have shown that Nigerians are now patronizing Made-in-Nigeria rice and other locally produced food items.
How is eTranzact faring one year after its 2018 fraud scandal? 

How is eTranzact faring one year after its 2018 fraud scandal? 

Many Nigerians were shocked by the news that the CBN had ordered the immediate removal of some key directors of eTranzact International.
CBN renew focus to grow the non-oil sector

Nigeria’s growing current account deficit fans devaluation flames 

Nigeria's alarming current account deficit is a possible bellwether for a devaluation if it persists.
Femi Otedola is so proud of his daughter after she did this 

DJ Cuppy rings bell on NY Stock Exchange

@cuppymusic, the celebrity daughter of Nigerian billionaire, @realFemiOtedola, rang the opening bell for the @NYSE.
Streaming Services: a gift, a curse or both?

Streaming services: A gift, a curse or both?

The positives brought by streaming services cannot overshadow the negatives that these music streaming platforms face in Africa especially Nigeria.
FEC approves N314 billion for new projects 

FEC approves N314 billion for new projects 

N311.8 billion has been approved by the Federal Executive Council (FEC) for the construction and rehabilitation of two link roads.
Cashless Policy, This is when CBN will cut Monetary Policy Rate – Emefiele, Nigeria’s External Reserves depleted by $2.9 billion, hit 10 months low , CBN to fight piracy in Creative Industry 

This is when CBN will cut Monetary Policy Rate – Emefiele 

CBN Governor, Godwin Emefiele, has disclosed that the apex bank would move to further cut the MPR if inflation drops to a single digit.  
Nigeria’s agricultural export

Nigeria’s top 10 agricultural exports hit N152 billion in half-year 2019

Nigeria’s top 10 agricultural exports hit N152 billion in half-year 2019
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