CATEGORY: ECONOMY & POLITICS

According to this report, only 2 states earn more than they receive as Federal allocation

According to this report, only 2 states earn more than they receive as Federal allocation

How does your state...


These 2 pointers indicate that the MPC will sit tight, do nothing and hope for the best

These 2 pointers indicate that the MPC will sit tight, do nothing and hope for the best

A repeat of the last 4...


Microsoft snubs Nigeria for SA in locating data center; What Nigeria stands to lose

Microsoft snubs Nigeria for SA in locating data center; What Nigeria stands to lose

Still for the same...


5 takeaways from CBN’s February Banking Report

5 takeaways from CBN’s February Banking Report

Nairametrics| The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has released its February report on the...


Nigeria has a galloping food inflation and it’s a huge drag

Nigeria has a galloping food inflation and it’s a huge drag

Not so good news for Nigerian...


Why the Senate is investigating banks and oil majors over capital flight

Why the Senate is investigating banks and oil majors over capital flight

Nairamterics|A joint senate committee has begun investigating several banks in the country over crude...



Relocation of Computer Village: A timeline of events

Relocation of Computer Village: A timeline of events

The drama and tension accompanying the proposed relocation of the renown Computer Village in...


Moody’s has rated Nigerian banks stable but…

Moody’s has rated Nigerian banks stable but…

Bittersweet...


CBN To Sell Treasury Bills, domestic debt tomorrow

CBN To Sell Treasury Bills, domestic debt tomorrow

More...


IMF’s latest sub-Saharan Africa report – The good, the bad! 

IMF’s latest sub-Saharan Africa report – The good, the bad! 

The IMF vs Nigeria battle...


Why consumer goods are still under-performing despite lower exchange rates

Why consumer goods are still under-performing despite lower exchange rates

More patience,...


CBN Explains Why Multiple Exchange Rates Are Necessary

CBN Explains Why Multiple Exchange Rates Are Necessary

A plausible...


Emefiele – “We Have Firepower and Ammunition To Defend The Naira”

Emefiele – “We Have Firepower and Ammunition To Defend The Naira”

A new term in economics has been...


Expired Oil Licenses Are About To Cost Nigeria $2 Billion Signature Bonuses

Expired Oil Licenses Are About To Cost Nigeria $2 Billion Signature Bonuses

Nairametrics| According to Guardian, about 51 oil prospecting licenses and oil mining licenses of...


Adeosun Wants Credit for Any Economic Growth Nigeria Enjoys

Adeosun Wants Credit for Any Economic Growth Nigeria Enjoys

Does she deserve the praise she...


Adeosun Insists Govt Policies Not OPEC Will Get Us Out of Recession

Adeosun Insists Govt Policies Not OPEC Will Get Us Out of Recession

In order to fund the 2017 budget – its largest budget ever, Nigeria has...


World Bank Is Asking FG to Increase Taxes in Order to Service Debts

World Bank Is Asking FG to Increase Taxes in Order to Service Debts

Will Nigerians take that...


IMF vs World Economics: Is Nigeria Out Of Recession?

IMF vs World Economics: Is Nigeria Out Of Recession?

A stark contrast in opinions...


An Ugly Data Showed Up In March Inflation Report

An Ugly Data Showed Up In March Inflation Report

Nairametrics| The National Bureau of Statistics released its 2017 March Consumer Price Index showing...


Skepticism and 3 Other Reasons Food Prices are still on the Rise

Skepticism and 3 Other Reasons Food Prices are still on the Rise

Some possible...


IMF and the Naira Valuation: Hidden Intentions or Naive Estimation

IMF and the Naira Valuation: Hidden Intentions or Naive Estimation

Nairametrics| Last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) released its Article IV report on...


Key Highlights: IMF’s Latest Report On Nigeria And Its Economic Implications

Key Highlights: IMF’s Latest Report On Nigeria And Its Economic Implications

A candid...


Government Mandates Businesses In Nigeria To Provide Info on Directors & Biz Address

Check out @AsoRock’s Tweet:...


Ex CBN Governor Soludo Criticizes Government’s Recovery Plan

Ex CBN Governor Soludo Criticizes Government’s Recovery Plan

Nairametrics| Central Bank Governors by nature are slow to speak. The slightest misinterpretation of...


Naira Struggles: And Another One

Naira Struggles: And Another One

Nairametrics| This is really becoming tiring but we must. The central bank announced yet...


Fitch Rates Nigeria’s Eurobond B+; Here’s What It Means

Fitch Rates Nigeria’s Eurobond B+; Here’s What It Means

Not really the most confident outlook in the...


This Executive Director Shows How The Recession Is A Blessing For Nigeria

This Executive Director Shows How The Recession Is A Blessing For Nigeria

How many people agree with...


CBN To Increase List Of Banned Items

CBN To Increase List Of Banned Items

Nairametrics|Despite criticism from various quarters, the Central Bank of Nigeria will continue with its...


The Week Ahead: We Need A Ladder Not A Spade

The Week Ahead: We Need A Ladder Not A Spade

Nigeria has endured a week of rumours surrounding the health of President Muhammadu Buhari....


Implications Of The CBN Circular on Virtual Currencies (VC) Operations In Nigeria

Implications Of The CBN Circular on Virtual Currencies (VC) Operations In Nigeria

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday released a circular concerning Virtual Currency (VC)...