What You Need To Know About Value Added Tax (VAT) In Nigeria

  VAT is a tax on the supply of goods and services which is eventually borne by the final consumer but collected at each stage...
Application for Canadian Permanent Residency hits 27900

Applications for Canadian Permanent Residency hit 21,200 in just 3 months

Data has shows that the number of invitations issued for Canadian permanent residency hit 22,200 in the first quarter 2019.
Aishah Ahmad, Central Bank of Nigeria, Godwin Emefiele

Aishah Ahmad leads shortlist to replace Emefiele

If not re-appointed, Godwin Emefiele, might vacate his position for one of his deputies, Aishah Ahmad.

List of dividends declared so far in 2015 (Updated December 31, 2015)

As audited accounts start to trickle in companies will propose dividend payments to their shareholders as recommended by their respective board of directors. It...
treasury bills - fixed income

Difference Between Fixed Deposit and Treasury Bills

Fixed Deposit A Fixed Deposit is a type of short-term financial investments sold by banks to its depositors. A depositor invests in a fixed deposit...
Tinubu and Fashola owe $1.43bn foreign debt not me - Governor Ambode

Tinubu and Fashola owe $1.43bn foreign debt not me – Governor Ambode

The Governor of Lagos State, @AkinwunmiAmbode has explained that the current foreign debt owed by the State Government (@followlasg) was inherited from previous administrations before his tenure which began in 2015.
Dangote Refinery

Dangote Refinery’s major competition has been identified

Long before Dangote Refinery's commencement of operation, its major competitors have been identified.

10 Tips You Must Know When You Seek For A Bank Loan In Nigeria

Every business at some point in its operating cycle will require some form of finance to pay its short term indebtedness or to fund...
Securities and Exchange Commission Nigeria, SEC might nullify Access Bank and Diamond Bank merger, Access Bank and Diamond Bank

Ex-Minister asks court to nullify Access-Diamond merger

The Securities and Exchange Commission (@SECNigeria) has been urged to nullify the merger between Access Bank (@myaccessbank) and Diamond Bank which took effect in March 2019 after the legal completion of the merger.
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

These Are The Eight Advantages of Treasury Single Account (TSA)

The Federal Government officially commenced the operation of a Treasury Single Account on Monday, 17th of September 2015. This effectively moved about N1.2 trillion...

This Is The Full 2015 Nigerian Budget Speech (Updated)

The Budget office finally released the full transcript of the 2015 Budget speech which is much more comprehensive than the one earlier put up...

How To Calculate Cost To Income Ratio?

  I am sure some of us who bother reading financial statement of banks may have come in touch with the phrase "Cost To Income...

Here Are 10 Ways You Can Earn An Extra N50,000 Every Month

Femi like many other regular guys I knew had a 9-5 job. He gets up as early as 5.30am to get dressed for work...
Access Bank Plc appoints Chizoma Okoli as new Director

Access Bank Plc appoints Chizoma Okoli as new Director

Ms Chizoma Okoli brings with her a deep banking and board room experience and will be an added advantage to the Access Bank team.
First Bank of Nigeria Limited

Former Zenith Bank Investment Guru, Michael Anyimah, moves to rival First Bank

Michael Anyimah's departure to First Bank of Nigeria Limited could lead to an uptick in trading income for the tier-1 bank.

Why Nigerian Music Videos Cost So Much

The Nigerian Music Industry has transformed over the years, evidence is the quality of videos that are now key components of such transformation. In the...

How To Check If Your Vehicle Insurance Is Authentic

Finally, right here in Nigeria, we can now check the authenticity of your Vehicle Insurance Policy. Thanks to the efforts of the Nigerian Insurance...

CBN to lose N7.6 billion in tax payers money for selling dollars to Hajj...

The Central Bank of Nigeria has issued a circular instructing commercial banks to sell dollars to Pilgrims going to the Hajj at an exchange...

Corporate Life: A banker’s critique of Genevieve Nnaji’s “Lionheart”

Genevieve Nnaji generated quite the buzz last year when she announced that Netflix had acquired content rights to her latest film - Lionheart.
Pension funds

Difference Between A Pension Fund Administrator And A Pension Fund Custodian

  PENSION FUND ADMINISTRATORS A Pension Fund Administrators in Nigeria are licensed to manage Pension Fund Assets on behalf of pension fund contributors. According to the...
CBN Gov Godiwn Emefiele

It’s Official: CBN Floats The Naira, The Implications For You And I

The Central Bank Governor has just announced a full float of the Naira in a press conference in Abuja. The CBN Governor informed a...

Ghanaian President Says Nigerians, Others Must Obtain Visa to Enter Ghana From July

Ghanaian President, John Dramani Mahama has said that citizens from Nigeria and other African countries must apply for visas before allowed entry into Ghana. Mahama...
President Buhari signs minimum wage bill

President Buhari to review report on N30,000 new minimum wage

Although, it is unsure if President Muhammadu Buhari has signed new minimum wage into law, but he promised to review the submitted report by Rewane's PTAC

Why Our Result Was Disappointing – Dangote Flour Mills

  Dangote Flour Mills released its 2013 9 months results with the company posting a pre-tax loss of N8.4billion. The results was as disastrous as...
Williams Babatunde Fowler

Exclusive: How Babatunde Fowler Is “Destroying The FIRS”

Information reaching Nairametrics about activities at the Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS), suggests that the new chairman of the Federal tax agency Babatunde Fowler...
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.
Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc appoints new managing director

Cadbury Nigeria Plc today announced the appointment of Mrs. Oyeyimika Adeboye as Managing Director, effective 1st April 2019. Mrs. Adeboye takes over from Mr. Amir...

8 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Okechukwu Enelamah

Okechukwu ‘Okey’ Enelamah emerged as a surprise addition to President Buhari’s list of ministers.  His emergence has sent waves of enthusiasm and a sense of...
First Bank of Nigeria Limited

FBN Holdings profit after tax jumps by 34% in FY 2018

@firstbankngr full-year profit rose from N37.7 billion in 2017 to N59.6 billion in 2018.

MTN launches the first ever Whatsapp airtime top-up option

MTN hopes to incorporate other instant messaging platforms such as Facebook Messenger down the line.


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'.
Dangote Flour Mills Plc

UPDATE: Dangote announces impending sale of Dangote Flour Mills Plc to Olam

The Board of Dangote Flour Mills Plc has notified the NSE and the investing public about the acquisition of its shares by Olam International Limited.
Stock to watch this week

Watch two of these FUGAZ banks this week

@firstbankngr and @ubagroup top Nairametrics stocks to watch on the @nsecontact for this week.