Oscar Onyema

NSE plans to reduce listing requirements

NSE has opted to reduce the burden of compliance on listed firm.
Value Added Tax modification order for power sector

Insufficient power supply remains the greatest business constraint in Nigeria

The survey which was carried out with a sample size of 1,050 businesses comprising of small, medium and large organisations.
NSE's Oscar Onyema gives projections for 2019 while reviewing 2018

NSE’s Oscar Onyema gives projections for 2019 while reviewing 2018

The CEO the NSE, Oscar Onyema, yesterday projected that uncertainty in crude prices and Nigeria's elections will define investors' sentiments in early 2019.
Crude Oil, Nigeria's crude oil sale in Q3 2018

Nigeria records the highest crude oil sale in Q3 2018

Nigeria has recorded an increase in the exportation of crude oil from January to September 2018, which is worth about N11.49 trillion.
CMB economic outlook for 2019, Nigerian Pension Fund, Non-Performing Loans, Inflation, Unemployment, CBN, Naira

Banks to experience low interest income in 2019

CMB was founded in 1993 as Associated Discount House Limited.

CBN is set to launch its revised national financial inclusion strategy

The CBN, will on Thursday and Friday this week, meet with stakeholders for the launch of key policy documents in financial inclusion.
41 items forex restriction, Anchor Borrowers’ Programme

Banks to lose interest on petrol subsidy-induced loans

CBN has asked Deposit Money Banks to forgo the interest charged on petrol subsidy-induced loans.
Nigeria SME

Nigerian SMEs sector to receive N12 billion boost

In a bid to bridge the gap for financing in the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector, the Afrinvest West Africa has partnered Syntaxis Capital Africa. The partnership...
New Minimum Wage: What is expected of Bismarck Rewane's Committee

New Minimum Wage: What is expected of Bismarck Rewane’s Committee

Minister of Budget and National Planning, Senator Udoma Udo Udoma has tasked the Technical Committee on the Implementation of a new Minimum Wage inaugurated last Wednesday...
Godwin-emefiele - - Monetary Policy: CBN set to unfold 2019 plans

Monetary Policy: CBN set to unfold 2019 plans

Governor Godwin Emefiele of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), will next week, unveil the apex bank's monetary policy direction for the year 2019....
Lagos Airport - Foreign Airlines' ticket sales rise by 21% in 2018

Foreign Airlines’ ticket sales rise by 21% in 2018

2018 was a swell year for foreign airline operators in Nigeria. as ticket sales rose by 21% to $1.7 billion in 2018, a 21...
Abba Bello - NEXIM, SMEDAN sign pact to boost exports

NEXIM, SMEDAN sign pact to boost exports

The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) has concluded a pact with Small and Medium Enterprises Development Agency of Nigeria (SMEDAN). NEXIM disclosed this in a statement. Abba...
FG deploys proceeds of Sukuk fund

FG deploys proceeds of Sukuk fund

The Federal Government has enlisted no fewer than 28 road contracts that will benefit from the ₦100 billion Sukuk bond issued in December 2018 by...
Nigeria, India to conclude Bilateral Air Services Agreement deal

Nigeria, India to conclude Bilateral Air Services Agreement deal

Indian High Commissioner to Nigeria, Abhay Thakur has disclosed that Nigeria is set to enter a partnership deal with India. The deal which is aimed at...
New Minimum Wage

How the proposed minimum wage will affect those earning above N30,000

President Buhari said workers who currently earn N30,000 will also have their salaries reviewed. 
National Financial Inclusion Strategy

CBN seeks to ensure 80% of adults can access financial services

The new National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS) which was recently revised by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), was finally disclosed yesterday.

AfDB’s latest $14.12m facility to Nigeria, what is it for?

Nigeria to benefit from ATI membership

President Buhari’s thoughts on a new minimum wage

Some weeks after presenting the 2019 budget to the National Assembly, President Muhammadu Buhari addresses various major issues that pertains to the Nigeria economy...
bond

These analysts expect a rebound in the Nigerian stock market

Analysts at United Capital Plc are optimistic as they predict a good finish for the Nigerian stock market in 2019 despite their poor performance...

How Nigeria generated an all time high tax revenue in 2018

Last year, the FIRS collected some N5.320 trillion worth of tax revenue, according to a disclosure made by the agency's Chairman, Mr Babatunde Fowler.
CBN's regulation for fintechs

CBN set to backtrack on its costly new regulation for fintechs

The CBN's plan to regulate fintechs with costly capital adequacy ratios may over, as the apex bank is said to reconsidering the move.
NAICOM, Bancassurance, Microfinance banks

Nigeria’s microinsurance space gets new investors

NAICOM has said there are about five new investors who have expressed interest in the country's microinsurance space.

Niger Delta miltants have resumed attacks

The tranquile peace in the Niger Delta may have been shattered as a militant group has attacked an oil facility belonging to Conoil. The Niger...
CAC - You can still register your business for N5,000

You can still register your business for N5,000

CAC extends deadline for business registration reduction cost
Problems with Nigeria's banking sector

This report exposes the serious problems within Nigeria’s banking sector

Without sugar-coating the situation, the report exposed the many problems plaguing the Nigerian banking sector; problems that could be its undoing.
Nigerian Stock Exchange demutualisation bill

Nigerian bourse reviews market indices, as Diamond Bank Plc exits

In line with its tradition, the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, has announced the review of nine of its market indices, including the NSE 30. The reviews took effect on January 1st, 2019. 
foreign investment

How regulators’ actions have cost Nigeria foreign investment

Titi Ogungbesan has revealed why foreign investments in Nigeria's capital market is alarming.
Forbes best countries for business 2018

How Nigeria ranks on Forbes’ best countries for business

Nigeria's position on the just-released Forbes global list of best countries for business 2018 isn't all that pleasant. 
Akwa Ibom floats its own Airline, Ibom Air

Akwa Ibom floats its own Airline, Ibom Air

Akwa Ibom to maximise modern Airport
Minimum Wage Increase

Hungary increases minimum wage as Nigeria continues to delay

Hungary has joined the growing list of countries around the world who have recently taken step to increase their minimum wage in order to make life better for their citizens.
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