GSK Consumer surmounts 2017 headwinds, but struggles remain

The principal activities of the company are manufacturing, marketing and distribution of consumer healthcare and pharmaceutical products.
FGN Savings Bond

This is what you get if you buy the latest FGN Reopening Bond

DMO will start auction of the new Federal Government Bond Re-offer.
Muhamadu Buhari

Highlights of Buharinomics ‘Next Level’ 2019 agenda

President Muhamadu Buhari who is also the Presidential candidate of the APC has unveiled his manifesto.
Austin Laz & Company Plc

Focus on Austin Laz & Company Plc, the jack of all trades…

Austin Laz & Company Plc's many product lines range from ice block making machines to aluminium roofing sheets and disposable plates.   

Is a Key investor exiting Ikeja Hotels Plc?

Ikeja Hotels Plc was one of the most actively traded stocks on the NSE last week, an indication a key investor may be entering/exiting the stock.
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

These stocks hit a 5-year low last week

UPDC and tier two lender Diamond Bank Plc both hit 5 year lows in last week's trading session on the NSE.
Stocks to watch

Keep these penny stocks in view this week

Stocks to watch comprises the top gainers and losers from the prior week.
Atiku Abubakar

How Atiku plans to create 3 million jobs annually

Nairametrics was able to get a sneak preview of PDP Presidential candidate Atiku Abubakar's policy document.
United Capital Plc

Corporate Actions: 41 for 100, An IPO and offices unsealed

These are the corporate actions that took place on the Nigerian Stock Exchange WTD November 16 2018.
Tech Roundup

Tech roundup: Africa’s fastest train not in Nigeria

Nairametrics’ weekly tech news roundup brings you a compilation of the major tech events and activities that made the news. 

A tale of two banks as NSE ends this week in the red

This week was a bearish one on the Nigerian Stock Exchange.
Stella Okoli Founder of Emzor Pharmaceutical

This woman turned her little pharmacy shop into one of the biggest Pharmaceutical companies...

On this week’s edition of founder’s profile, we take a look at Dr. Mrs. Stella Chinyelu Okoli, Founder of Emzor Pharmaceutical.
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold

Buy/Sell/Hold: Analysts differ on Diamond Bank

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are picked from the gainers and losers of the previous week.
How young Nigerians invest

Exclusive: A look at how young Nigerians invest their money nowadays 

As his phone finally buzzed with the notification of his salary payment, John pondered whether to stick to his investment plans or cheat for the last time. 
Seasoning cubes, knorr, maggi

These Seasoning cubes are setting the Nigerian food market on fire

Over the years, food seasoning has formed a very important aspect of cooking.
Hair extensions

The booming business of hair attachments

Nigeria's beauty industry has experienced impressive growth in recent years, and it is largely buoyed by patronage
Eterna Oil

Higher costs may lead to poor FY 2018 for Eterna Plc

Increased material costs may lead to a decline in Eterna Plc’s profit, and a flat dividend payment for the 2018 financial year.
Access Bank and Diamond Bank

Can Access Bank actually buy Diamond Bank? How it could happen

The banking sector was rocked by a purportedly reported that Access Bank was considering acquiring Diamond Bank Plc.
Peter Amangbo

How Peter Amangbo became the CEO of one of Nigeria’s biggest banks

When Zenith Bank Plc recently released its third quarter 2018 financial report, Nairametrics was quick to associate it wirh Mr. Peter Amangbo.  
Treasury Bill

How to bid for this week’s Treasury Bills sale

CBN is scheduled to hold a Treasury Bills Primary Market Auction (PMA) on 15th November, 2018.

NCC approves new owner for 9mobile

The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has approved the transfer of 9 mobile to new investor, Investment Holding Company, Teleology Holdings Limited. According to Reuters the...
Stocks to watch

Usual suspects top this week’s watch list

Stocks to watch this week comprises the top gainers and losers from the previous week.
Union Dicon Salt Plc

Focus on this small-cap company and its very ‘salty’ business 

The small-cap company, with its authorised share capital of N300 million, is based in Lagos where it operates at the Kirikiri Lighter Terminal Phase 2.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Financial services sector dominates H1 2018 on the NSE

CBN H1 activity report shows N798 billion worth of shares were traded for the half year ended June 2018.
United Capital Plc

Corporate Actions: A second coming and pardons granted

Corporate actions are decisions taken by companies’ boards of directors or management teams.
Tara Fela Durotoye

Tara Fela Durotoye, selling the dreams of beauty to the world 

Several years ago, the makeup industry in the country was virtually non-existent, or at least not at the level of sophistication witnessed in recent times

This conglomerate recovered from a 5 year low this week

The Nigerian Stock Exchange ended the week on a positive note as the All-Share Index appreciated by 0.23% to close at 32,200.21 basis points. Year...
Gbenga Adebayo; Chairman of the Association of Licensed Telecoms Companies of Nigeria  (ALTON)

NCC’s restriction on VAS is endangering Telcos – ALTON

ALTON chairman give an outlook for the industry in 2019, and challenges telecommunication firms face in Nigeria.
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold

Buy/Sell/Hold: Why you should HOLD FBN Holdings stocks

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list are drawn from the top losers and gainers of the prior week.

Dangote Cement may acquire Kenyan cement company

Dangote Cement has been approached about a potential transaction by advisers to debt-laden Kenyan Cement company.