Startups

Opinion: Is NITDA’s grant to these startups a joke?

According to reports by Techpoint, Nigerian Startups raised a total of $9.24m in Q1 2018. The report reveals that 14 were involved in forms...

DEAL: Konga and Yudala announce merger plans

KONGA| Konga, Nigeria's largest online mall, and Yudala, Africa's pioneer composite e-commerce company have officially announced a merger of their operations which will see...
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Analysts at ARM selected these two as their stock picks for the week

It's stock pick Wednesday at Nairametrics and as usual, we bring to you a selection of stocks from a pool of investment analysts, stockbrokers,...

Markets tank as President Buhari announces intention to run for a second term

Perhaps in response to President Muhammadu Buhari declaring his intentions to run for a second term, Nigeria’s financial markets all reacted negatively. The Nigerian Stock...

Tracker for Household Food Prices in Lagos (Updated April 7, 2018)

A Nairametrics Research on Household Food Items conducted from major markets in Lagos State reveal a general drop in prices for the week ended...

Meet Themis Capital; They want to turn UACN Around

In a notice sent to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) in February this year, UAC of Nigeria Plc notified the exchange and other stakeholders...

So, who is Supporting the Non-Tech Ecosystem?

Nairametrics| I have been thinking about this topic for some time now. In fact, what got me to think is the use of the...
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This is the highest lending rate we have seen in Nigeria in 12 years

Chart of the day| Maximum lending rates from Nigerian Banks reached a 12 year high according to data from the Central bank of Nigeria...

Updated: Kinnevik explains why iROKO Tv was removed from its list of its Investee Companies

Swedish tech investment company Kinnevik may have reduced the relevance of its stake in iROKOTV as it did not disclose the PayTV as one...
Cold Room Business in Nigeria - nairametrics

My Hustle: How I make money from operating a cold room business

Cold room business is one of the most lucrative in the SMEs sector. Every day, many businessmen and women work hard to take advantage...

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...

SME stories: How Alex makes ₦8,000 daily from second-hand book selling

In Nigeria today, second-hand bookselling has become a major source of income for a lot of people. It is a thriving sector which is...

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The CEO of Walt Disney Co, Bob Iger has resigned from Apple Inc’s Board of Directors as competition stiffens betwen the companies.
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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.
Ex Finance Minister Zainab Ahmed, explains why VAT will rise to 7.5% next year

This thread exposed everything that’s wrong with Nigeria’s VAT

There are reasons why it may be wrong to compare VAT in Nigeria with that of other countries. Our VAT is not a proper VAT.