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Children Day Special: Simple tips to train your kids on how to save money

Children's Day may have been yesterday, but all of us at Nairametrics are still in the celebration mode. We celebrate with the world's children because they are the light up our world and the hope for the future.
Segun Agbaje

Segun Agbaje: The award-winning CEO building a great African institution through digital transformation

When is a bank not a bank? That is a question Segun Agbaje, the multiple award-winning CEO and Managing Director of Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) has been getting to grips with as he forges a new path for banking in Africa.
Shoprite, Growth outlook

Beware of these 5 set of people who influence your spending habits

This article isn’t about saving money, investing or becoming wealthy. It is more about your self-awareness and the psychology behind what influences your spending habits.
Universal Music Group, Mavin Records, Don Jazzy writes farewell speech to Tiwa Savage

Don Jazzy pens a farewell note to Tiwa Savage as she leaves Mavin Records

@MAVINRECORDS boss, @DONJAZZY fair message to @TiwaSavage got her emotional.
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'.
Sim Shagaya

It often helps to look back at where we’ve come from – Sim Shagaya

Nigerian entrepreneur and business mogul, Sim Shagaya, took to his Twitter page to reflect on how far technology has come.
Young Nigerians

Why the Nigerian dream might be “in the abroad”

A young Nigerian man identified as David Hundeyin ( @DavidHundeyin) on Twitter, has shared a thought-provoking post about the increasing rate at which young Nigerians are leaving the country. See below:
Thriving businesses around Allen Avenue’s commercial sex hub

Thriving businesses around Allen Avenue’s commercial sex hub

Apart from the notorious sex work that Allen Avenue is known for, Nairametrics understands that there are other activities people engage in at night to chase survival.
A lady's guide to commanding executive presence in Nigeria

A lady’s guide to commanding executive presence in Nigeria

This is a mistake that executive women make all over the world, especially in Nigeria. And it affects how people perceive us.
business executives who ventured into politics

Notable businessmen who changed the political game in 2019

In retrospect, we look back at the 2019 election, with special focus on some of the business executives who ventured into politics by running for various elective positions.
International Women's Day

On this day, we celebrate top Nigerian women in business

Today is International Women’s day, a global, annual event specially dedicated to celebrate women and their many accomplishments.
Nigerian Cinemas delay “Captain Marvel” due to Gubernatorial elections

Cinemas delay release of “Captain Marvel” due to gubernatorial elections

Nigerian cinema enthusiasts looking forward to seeing the highly-anticipated “Captain Marvel” on Friday, March 8th, will have to wait another week.
Fidson Healthcare Plc

Fidson’s plan to dominate the pharmaceutical space in the next 10 years

Fidson Healthcare Plc held a breakfast meeting with shareholders to provide details of a N3 billion rights issue. Nairametrics had an exclusive interview with the Founder/Managing...
Chief Executive Officers of NSE-listed companies

CEOs of some NSE companies that may declare losses for 2018 – Part 2

Last week, we brought you the first part of a list of some Chief Executive Officers of NSE-listed companies that may end up declaring losses for full-year 2018.
Valentine's Day gift box

4 incredible financial gifts for your partner on Valentine’s Day

Here are 4 financial gifts you can get your significant other this Valentine's Day.
Valentine's day business ideas

Businesses that will profit from Valentine’s Day

Valentine's day, a day when many people exchange romantic gifts with their lovers is fast approaching.
CEOs of NSE companies

CEOs of some NSE companies that may declare losses for 2018 (Part 1)

It is the dream of every shareholder to earn dividends at the end of every financial year. In fact, the whole essence of investing is to earn returns on investments.
Muhammad Amir Shamsi

Who is the CEO of Cadbury Nigeria Plc?

Ever wondered who the Chief Executive Officer of Cadbury Nigeria plc is? Well, he is Nairametrics’ CEO of the week. Get to know him.

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.
Notable CEOs of Nigerian companies whose shares are below listing standard - Emeka Emuwa

Notable CEOs of Nigerian companies whose shares are below listing standard

Last week, the NSE announced that 18 companies are free float deficient and for that reason, have been classified as "below listing standard".
Africa's wealthiest billionaires

Nigerians occupy top spots on Forbes Magazine’s wealthiest African billionaires’ list

Forbes Magazine has published its 2018 list of Africa's richest billionaires. And as always, the list is consisted of regular names.
Top Nigerian business executives in 2018

These Nigerian business executives shaped the business environment in 2018 

The Nigerian business environment witnessed a lot of events in 2018. As always, major deals were signed; some of which facilitated growth and others, not so much.

FirstBank empowers young people at YES 2.0

The second edition of the FirstBank Youth Empowerment Series, convened to mentor young people from 10 – 15 and 15 to 24 was held on Thursday 27 December 2018 at Habour Point, Victoria Island.

FirstBank Vybes with customers at Oba Eshugbayi stage play

Oba Eshugbayi is a play about a little highlighted history of Lagos: the struggle over water tax imposed by the British on the people of Lagos

FirstBank concert ticket winners got nostalgic at Bobby Brown concert

Anyone attending a New Edition concert could be sure to anticipate some drama with the tension between the group members especially on tours being storied.

FirstBank parties with friends at Wizkid VIP experience

In the spirit of Christmas, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been giving away free tickets on select arts and entertainment events billed for...
Access Bank Plc

How people doubted us because we were young – Herbert Wigwe

Herbert Wigwe, in an interview with Peace Hyde on My Worst Day, touches on a wide variety of issues.
Seplat Petroleum

This oil and gas billionaire has plotted his exit

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Seplat Petroleum Development Company (commonly known as Seplat), Austin Avuru, seems to be planning ahead of his retirement. In an interview with Thisday Style Magazine,...

Meet the CEO of Nigerian company with the highest share price

A typical example of such stocks is Nestle Nigeria Foods Plc, which yesterday ended trading on the Nigerian Stock Exchange at N1,485. The company's CEO is Mauricio Alarcon.
Conert in Lagos

Top events to look out for this December

The year is gradually coming to an end. This period offers us that opportunity to take stock of your activities during the year and also set targets for the coming year 2019.


Domino's Pizza

Domino’s Pizza confirms it has invested over N10 billion in Nigeria

Eat'N'Go Limited's CEO, Patrick McMichale said they have invested over N10 billion in Nigeria. Find out how.
Understanding Mutual Fund Fees

INSIGHT: Why you really should consider investing in mutual fund today

A Mutual Fund is a Trust or Company that pools money from many investors and invests in a specified class of securities such as stocks, bonds, real estate or a balanced mix of asset classes.
Aliko Dangote

Dangote’s NASCON Allied Industries Plc moves operation from Apapa

NASCON Allied Industries Plc has moved some of its operations away from the  Apapa area of Lagos to Oregun and Port Harcourt.