Biola Alabi

Is Biola Alabi making Nollywood’s first Capital Market Movie?

Nollywood producer Biola Alabi may be working on Nigeria's first movie on the capital market. She disclosed this in an interview with Nairametrics on the sidelines of the just concluded 2018 ASEA conference.
Chang Yun Chun

Story of the world’s oldest billionaire will inspire you a lot

The world's oldest billionaire is 100-year old Chang Yun Chung. He is a shipping magnate who lives a private life and keeps away from the press.
Akin Alabi, Nairabet

Akin Alabi shows off multi-million naira Nairabet office building

Akin Alabi shares Nairabet office pictures to motivate Nigerian youths
Cosmas Maduka

How Cosmas Maduka moved from an Underaged apprentice to a multi-billionaire

Across the African continent, there are several stories of successful business tycoons. Some had strong financial boosts from their already wealthy families, while for others,
billionaire watch

Billionaire Watch: Billionaire families on the NSE

Here is a list of some dynasties on the Exchange and how they are faring succession-wise.
Akin Akinfemiwa

How Akin Akinfemiwa climbed the corporate ladder to become Forte Oil’s CEO 

In today’s Nigerian business community, some CEOs are quite prominent; including Mr. Akin Akinfemiwa, the man who is currently Group CEO of Forte Oil Plc.
Stella Okoli Founder of Emzor Pharmaceutical

This woman turned her little pharmacy shop into one of the biggest Pharmaceutical companies...

On this week’s edition of founder’s profile, we take a look at Dr. Mrs. Stella Chinyelu Okoli, Founder of Emzor Pharmaceutical.
Peter Amangbo

How Peter Amangbo became the CEO of one of Nigeria’s biggest banks

When Zenith Bank Plc recently released its third quarter 2018 financial report, Nairametrics was quick to associate it wirh Mr. Peter Amangbo.  

Special focus on Nigeria’s outstanding professionals: Nonso Okpala, GMD/CEO, VFD Group

create a niche for VFD Group in the corporate world. Nonso Okpala’s experience and intelligence has driven his entrepreneurial passion into national reckoning
Tara Fela Durotoye

Tara Fela Durotoye, selling the dreams of beauty to the world 

Several years ago, the makeup industry in the country was virtually non-existent, or at least not at the level of sophistication witnessed in recent times
Tomi Somefun

Meet Tomi Somefun, the woman in charge of Unity Bank Plc 

As is the case all over the world, there are few women heading top executive positions in Nigeria’s corporate space.
24th Nigerian Economic Summit

The day Nigeria’s business elites gathered in Abuja for something nice 

It was the first day of the 24th Nigerian Economic Summit and as you can expect, Nairametrics was there keeping an eye out for the CEOs and other corporate personalities.  
Biola Alabi

Meet Biola Alabi, a crusader changing the African narrative through entertainment

After several interactions via e-mail, Nairametrics secured a phone interview with Biola Alabi.
Felix Ohiwerei

Dr. Felix Ohiwerei: From Boardroom Guru to the Pulpit

It is widely believed that one of the biggest challenges the continent faces is the dearth of leadership.
Valentine Ozigbo, CEO of Transcorp Hotels Plc

Valentine Ozigbo: The village boy who became a world-class CEO  

Lately, the Chief Executive Officer of Transcorp Hotels Plc, Mr Valentine Ozigbo, has been the recipient of numerous local and international awards – more than twelve of them.
Chima Anyaso

Meet billionaires seeking to change Nigerian politics

Nigeria’s political season is almost upon us. Already, we know most of those who will be running for different political posts and those whose political ambitions have lost momentum prematurely.
Hayford Alile

The life and times of NSE Ex-DG, Hayford Alile

Hayford Alile was a DG of the Nigerian Stock Exchange.

Sales Boy to Lotto Magnate: The story of Chief Kensington ‘Baba Ijebu’ Adebutu

The advent of internet has increased the penetration of online sports betting in Nigeria with both young and old
2018 UNGA

Nigerian billionaires at the 2018 UNGA

Nigerian billionaires Tony Elumelu and Herbert Wigwe are both present at this year's edition of the UNGA.
Adetokunbo Abiru CEO profile

Adetokunbo Abiru, the man under whose watch Skye Bank crumbled

Adetokunbo Abiru, who was appointed by the CBN in 2016 to try and salvage the bank’s critical condition.
Silas Adekunle

Meet Silas Adekunle, the highest paid robotic engineer in the world

Apple priced his four-legged 'battle-bots' at $300.
Jason Njoku, Founder and CEO of iROKOtv

Failing into Success: Meet Jason Njoku, Founder iRokoTv

The advent of the internet has, no doubt, revolutionized how movie lovers consume content.
Bola Adesola

Meet Bola Adesola, one of the few female bank CEOs in Nigeria

Bola Adesola is the CEO of Standard Chartered Bank and the only female CEO heading a Nigerian bank today.

Meet Adenike Ogunlesi, Nigeria’s Queen of Needle and Thread

Clothing is one of the basic needs for every human because of the necessity attached to it across the globe.

This Bank CEO has had it rough with the authorities this year

Virtually every young professional aspires to continuously climb the corporate ladder.

Meet Sola Akinlade, co-founder of Nigeria’s foremost payment platform Paystack

The Nigerian financial space is currently being disrupted by a group of new companies building Fintech solutions.

These 3 billionaires will earn over N2 billion from interim dividends this month

Billionaire’s watch is a weekly column where we look at happenings around billionaire investors.

How Gilbert Obiajulu established Cutix Plc with just ₦400,000

Dr Gilbert is an accomplished businessman and serial entrepreneur.

Billionaire watch: A payday and A birthday

Billionaire's watch is a weekly column where we look at happenings around the billionaire investors.
Notore PLC bonds

Meet the latest billionaires on the Nigerian Stock Exchange

The new listing has created some new billionaires and increased the valuation of already existing ones.