Why Ecobank Nigeria MD Charles Kie suddenly resigned

Ecobank has announced the intentions of Charles Kie to leave the Group.

ANALYSIS: 2.3 million Nigerians owe banks N15.9 trillion in 2017

A total of about 2,328,183 Nigerians are indebted to deposit money banks in Nigeria as at December 2017. This is according to data from...

Stocks to watch this week 16th April 2018

The Nigerian Stock Exchange closed up marginally by 0.21% last week. Here are a few stocks we have on our watch list for this...

Golden Penny Spaghetti is wining the Spaghetti war

Pasta has become a popular meal found in many homes across the country.

Pennystocks dominate gainers and losers chart as NSE rebounds

Here are the top gainers and losers in this week's trading session.
FGN Bonds, FGN Savings Bond

This is what you get if you buy this January 2019 FGN Savings Bond

The Debt Management Office (DMO) has released details for the January 2019 FGN Savings Bond offer.
Nigerian stocks, Buy Sell Hold

These 4 stocks are on our Buy/Sell/Hold list for next week

Buy/Sell/Hold stocks are picked from the top gainers and losers.
Nigerian Stock Exchange

Unclaimed dividends hit N129 billion despite SEC efforts

The number of unclaimed dividends in the country has steadily been on the increase.

Nigerian Stock Exchange may have adjusted the ₦0.01 floor

The Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) may have moved the ₦0.01 floor if reports by The Nation newspapers are authentic.  A price floor is the minimum...
Mr Gbededo speaking to Nairametrics

Why Flour Mills applied for a power generation license

Nairametrics had a brief chat to the Group Managing Director of Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc Paul Gbededo during the #NES24.

FBNQuest Merchant Bank receives accolades for impactful deals

FBNQuest Merchant Bank, the investment banking and asset management subsidiary of FBN Holdings Plc, has received accolades from global financial and capital market awarding...
Understanding the dynamics of Interest rates on loan

Understanding the dynamics of Interest rates on loan

One important issue when giving out loans that cannot be overemphasised is the issue of interest rate.

Ambassador Mumuni has resigned from the board of African Alliance

As though continuing the trend of corporate resignations this week, African Alliance Insurance Plc has announced that one of its Non-Executive Director, Ambassador Nurain Abayomi...
Diamond Bank's merger with Acess Bank

Access Bank merger: This is what will happen to your Diamond Bank Deposit

Echoes of banking failures in the past have left many Nigerians wary of news concerning a merger.

Sesame seeds top Nigeria’s agric exports

Data from NBS indicate that Sesamum seed is the leading agricultural export product in Nigeria for the first quarter ofQ1 2018.

Foreign Direct Investment nears 2015 high in Q3 2018

Capital imported into the country fell by 48% to $2.8 billion.
Tripple Gee printing Press

This company makes money printing sensitive documents for banks and MDAs

There are more than a hundred companies that are currently listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE). But while some of them are quite...

Chart: Nigeria’s budget every year since 2000

The 2018 budget finally came alive as President Muhammadu Buhari signed the 2018 Appropriation Bill into law.

EMM Podcast: Earning Less Despite Working More.

Everyday MoneyMatters is a Financial Literacy and Personal Finance radio show powered by Nairametrics.
Forbes best countries for business 2018

At 182m, Nigeria has the world’s 7th largest population

The world's most populous black nation — Nigeria — now has an estimated population of 182 million, half of whom are young and in need of jobs. 

Nigeria’s E-payment transactions hit record N65.3 trillion in first half of 2018

In total, E-payment channels in Nigeria for the first half of 2018 was N65.3 trillion in the first half of 2018 compared to N49.4 trillion in the same period in 2017.

Bottom Line: Sheraton Hotel Abuja, Too much cash no value

Ever heard of Capital Hotels Plc? Well, they own Abuja Sheraton Hotels. Capital Hotels is in turn owned by Ikeja Hotels Plc, the owners...
Aliko Dangote

Key takeaways from Dangote’s comments at the FT Africa Summit 2018

The 5th edition of the annual Financial Times African Summit commenced yesterday in London, and as expected much focus was on Africa's richest man, Aliko Dangote.

Generator brands battle for market share amidst growing darkness in Nigeria

Manufacturers and distributors of generator sets seem to have discovered a new ‘comfort zone’ in the Nigerian market.

Insurers committee set to rebrand insurance in Nigeria

Insurance is one of those things Nigerians don’t like to hear at all. When you talk about insurance, the average Nigerian’s position is “not...
Modular Refinery

AFC grants Waltersmith Refinery $35 million debt facility

AFC has signed a $35 million debt facility agreement with Waltersmith Refining and Petrochemical Company Limited.
Bolaji Akinboro

Meet Bolaji Akinboro, the Co-Founder of Cellulant Corporation which raised $47.5m from TPG Growth

Earlier this week, Cellulant Corporation announced that it has secured investment funds from The Rise Fund to the tune of $47.5m. The Rise Fund,...

BOOM: Rice prices rise for first time in 14 weeks

Nairametrics’ research on Household Food Items reveal a general increase in prices.
L – R : Mark Napier, Director, Financial Sector Development Africa, (FSDA); Gil Lacson, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Women’s World Banking; Paul Musoke, Director, Financial Services, Financial Sector Development Africa (FSDA); and Uzoma Dozie, CEO, Diamond Bank Plc at a Dinner hosted by Diamond Bank Plc in Lagos recently.

FSD Africa pledges greater support for Diamond Bank’s financial inclusion projects

The Financial Sector Development for Africa, (FSD Africa) an agency funded by the United Kingdom Government through UK Aid has reiterated its commitment to...
C&I Leasing Plc, Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, Suspension

How does the capital restructuring of C&I Leasing affect me as a shareholder?

Following the proposed and ongoing capital restructuring and the subsequent suspension of trading on the shares of C&I Leasing Plc,