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Meet FINT, the FinTech Company that wants to change micro-lending in Nigeria

FINT.ng is a loan marketplace that connects borrowers to lenders. Borrowers get access to credit at affordable rates and lenders get their money back...
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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...
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This is Farmcrowdy: The startup leading Agrictech in Nigeria

When Nairametrics team visited Farmcrowdy's office on the Island,  it was as if we were stepping into a farmland. At the waiting area, we...
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How Gavel intends to transform the judicial system using technology

With 80 percent of inmates in the Nigerian prisons awaiting trial, there is a likelihood that inmates die before they get a due hearing before...
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Recycling: How these small businesses make millions selling aluminium monthly

As an emerging economy with a population of nearly two hundred million people, Nigeria generates quite a lot of waste. The Waste Management Society...

These women are doing amazing work with their Startups

The International Women's Day is a special day  to celebrate the advancements of women in different spheres of life, including business. Without doubt, it...

Entrepreneurs of Lagos: How I Started a fruit juice business with ₦ 4000

JokemFruities and Events Enterprises is a healthy living company, registered in 2016 with an outlet at 3, Adeyemi Odukomaya Street, Shangisha Magodo. The business...

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...

Side hustle alert: Cold room business

Cold room business is fast becoming a popular side hustle in Nigeria. There is hardly any household today in the country that does not...

Defending your Turf – Providing value for your Customers

I moved to Gbagada, Lagos Nigeria, a few years ago and I still remember clearly what “The Prince Superstore” was. The Prince used to...

10 fastest growing business opportunities in Nigeria

There are profitable business opportunities available to any smart investor in Nigeria, and these opportunities can be found both online and offline. Online business...

These Nigerian Startups may not ‘make it’ to 2019, If….

These Nigerian Startups may not 'make it' to 2019, if they don't change their business model. Disclaimer! This is not a death sentence and we do...

Side hustles you can try out in 2018

It is no more advisable to be solely dependent on monthly stipends got from our 8-5 jobs as standard of...

Explained: How startups are valued – Part 2

Depending on who you ask, there are a number of ways to value your startup. I will however categorise them into 2 broad segments:...

If you own a side hustle, this is how much tax you could pay

Understandably, majority of income earned from “side hustles” in Nigeria escape taxation.  Recently the government announced its...

Explained: How startups are valued

Startup valuation is one of the most debated topics in the venture capital (VC) world. It has bred different schools of thoughts, various valuation...
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Explained: Bank Charges, Fees & Interest Rates approved by the CBN

Explaining The New Bank Charges, Lending And Deposit Rates Announced By The CBN The Central Bank on Nigeria released a new set of guidelines to...

Fund raising is not an achievement by @AremoFisayo

Maybe it's time we rethink the excitement of fund raising capital An entrepreneur (E1) was trying to introduce another entrepreneur (E2) to me. E1 believed...

How these Nigerian companies used offline strategies to create success online

Let’s get this clear; it is extremely difficult, if not practically impossible, to build a solely online consumer internet business in Nigeria and by...
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Why most Nigerian Startups can’t get funding – Size of the Opportunity

Welcome back to the episode 2 of the ongoing series on why most Nigerian startups are not getting funded. I had discussed the role...
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Want to venture into poultry farming? Here’s what you should consider

Agriculture remains one of the most lucrative sectors of the economy with poultry farming at the top part of the list. Poultry products are...

This two minute test can determine if you are cut out to be an...

In the world today, there seems to be an ever-present yearning for entrepreneurship. “Be your own boss” and “Become an entrepreneur to fulfill your...

Artificial Intelligence, Andela and Africa’s looming technology slavery

Globalization, software and the Internet are changing the world faster than we all can catch up. From election hacking to disruption of transportation to...
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Why most Nigerian Startups can’t get funding – Elite Team and/or Elite Founder

You can call this the first episode of our series of posts trying to show founders or start up teams why their business is...

These 5 books will change your life

I love books! but not just any book. Books that inspire, books that when you read you know your IQ is getting better. Books solve problems...
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The 7 must-have sections in your small business plan

For any entrepreneur seeking to start up a business, getting a business plan is an essential step that requires time and dedication to produce....

VC Investor list 9 reasons why most Nigerian Startup can’t get funding

I have been wanting to write this article for some time now, but something always came up every week. Finally, it’s here! This will...

Post mortem: “GoMyWay”, a Nigerian Start-up that just failed

Since I have not gotten a detailed information about what transpired, I will be writing purely as an outsider. This post will be based...
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Differences between Sukuk and FGN Bond

A bond is a fixed income debt instrument issued by the government (federal or state government) or corporate institutions with a definite date of...

Chew on this before you consider scaling your startup @AremoFisayo

If you have been hanging out with entrepreneurs and tech guys (they like to be called Tech-preneurs), you will come across a popular tech-preneur...

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Welcome to Nairametrics‘ summary of the daily performance of major economic indicators and highlights from trading sessions and key statistics such as Treasury Bills and Bonds. This is brought to you by Zedcrest.
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There were wild media reports, late Friday night, purporting that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (@officialEFCC) raided the head office of @MTNNG. This might be wrong.