Meet Onyeka Akumah, The face behind Farmcrowdy

Agriculture constitutes one of the most important sectors of the Nigerian economy, and in terms of employment, it engages an estimated 70 percent of the country’s labour force.

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Meet Onyeka Akumah, The face behind Farmcrowdy

Agriculture constitutes one of the most important sectors of the Nigerian economy, and in terms of employment, it engages an estimated 70 percent of the country’s labour force.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 7/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped -0.58%.

Wema Bank steps up ALAT campaign as total advertising spend nears N2 billion

Wema Bank Plc reported it spent a total of N556.4 million on advertising in the first half of 2018 a 78% increase from the...

Oando shares spike after Senate approved N348 billion outstanding subsidy claims for oil marketers

The Senate yesterday approved the payment of 348 billion outstanding subsidy claims to 74 petroleum marketers in the country.

How much Nigeria spends on foreign education and how to fix it

In a country where teachers are not being taken care of, not properly trained, and owed months and years of salaries.

Ngozi Okonjo Iweala joins Twitter board

Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo Iweala has been appointed to the board of social media platform Twitter. Twitter founder Jack Dorsey tweeted this...

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Konga marks 6th anniversary, unveils unbeatable deals, freebies for customers

Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant, turns six this month.

Delta Govt lauds US based Ubulu-Uku association for rehabilitating hospital

The Delta State Government has commended sons and daughters of the Ubulu Uku.

Q2: Dangote Cement invests $3 billion on plants, grinding terminals across Africa…

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement, Joe Makoju has revealed that the company has invested a whopping $3B to build manufacturing plants and...

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc.

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market witnessed tepid interest, as yields compressed by c2bps on the average across the curve. Pockets of demand were witnessed at...

H1 2018 Results: Dangote Cement Plc records 17% increase in revenue

Dangote Cement Plc today released its H1 2018 financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2018. Here are the key highlights of the reports Revenue The...

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 7/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped -0.58%.

H1 2018 Results: Ecobank Bank Plc posts N65.1 billion profit before tax

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) recently released its H1 2018 financial statements.

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market opened weaker following the release Q3 2018 FGN Bond Calendar by the Debt Management Office. Yields expanded by c.7bps as...

What you need to know about target date funds

The Cordros recently launched what could be called Nigeria’s first target date funds and the media went agog with the news.

Tony Elumelu’s Heirs Holdings may acquire Shell oil assets

Royal Dutch Shell Plc is considering the possibility of selling its two oil mining licenses in the oil-rich Niger-Delta.

eTranzact to elect new directors at 14th AGM, Months after directors’ sack

This is happening two months after the CBN ordered the removal of some of the company's top executives.

Wema Bank steps up ALAT campaign as total advertising spend nears N2 billion

Wema Bank Plc reported it spent a total of N556.4 million on advertising in the first half of 2018 a 78% increase from the...

FMDQ lists Dangote Cement’s $50 billion commercial paper

FMDQ OTC Securities Exchange has listed Dangote Cement Plc’s N50 billion commercial papers.

Wema Bank to float N20 billion bond

The N20 billion is the second tranche of the N50 billion bond programme.

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Meet Onyeka Akumah, The face behind Farmcrowdy

Agriculture constitutes one of the most important sectors of the Nigerian economy, and in terms of employment, it engages an estimated 70 percent of the country’s labour force.

Daily update on Treasury Bills, Bonds, Forex etc.

KEY INDICATORS Bonds The bond market witnessed tepid interest, as yields compressed by c2bps on the average across the curve. Pockets of demand were witnessed at the...

H1 2018 Results: Dangote Cement Plc records 17% increase in revenue

Dangote Cement Plc today released its H1 2018 financial statements for the year ended 30 June 2018. Here are the key highlights of the reports Revenue The company...

Konga marks 6th anniversary, unveils unbeatable deals, freebies for customers

Konga, Nigeria’s leading e-commerce giant, turns six this month.

CBN debuts sale of China’s Yuan to boost commerce

CBN has started the trading of Yuan for the first time.

Tony Elumelu’s Heirs Holdings may acquire Shell oil assets

Royal Dutch Shell Plc is considering the possibility of selling its two oil mining licenses in the oil-rich Niger-Delta.

eTranzact to elect new directors at 14th AGM, Months after directors’ sack

This is happening two months after the CBN ordered the removal of some of the company's top executives.

Nigerian Stock Market Gainers and Losers (Updated 7/20/2018)

Nigerian stocks closed trading on a negative note as the all share index dropped -0.58%.

Delta Govt lauds US based Ubulu-Uku association for rehabilitating hospital

The Delta State Government has commended sons and daughters of the Ubulu Uku.

Trouble looms as lawmakers indicate interest to probe new national carrier

Dennis Agbo who sponsored the motion, said the move was to avoid failure and liquidation of the project.

Q2: Dangote Cement invests $3 billion on plants, grinding terminals across Africa…

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dangote Cement, Joe Makoju has revealed that the company has invested a whopping $3B to build manufacturing plants and import/grinding...

Wema Bank steps up ALAT campaign as total advertising spend nears N2 billion

Wema Bank Plc reported it spent a total of N556.4 million on advertising in the first half of 2018 a 78% increase from the N311...

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It’s half year and these are 7 stocks to Buy, sell or hold

Every week Nairametrics brings to you a list of stocks considered as Buy, sell or hold from some of the best Fund Managers in the country.

Analysis: Julius Berger and Government Magic

The company expects revenue to grow to ₦210 billion, to be spurred by government contracts valued at ₦500 billion

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Here are Nairametrics' stock picks for this week’s trading session.

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Stocks make the list by virtue of being top gainers or losers, as well as having any corporate actions or controversy surrounding them.

5 stocks that could make you combined 20% return

Analysts at Meristem Research has identified 5 stocks that could potentially earn investors a return of about 20%.

Buy Sell Hold picks for the week ending 14th June 2018

Stocks on our Buy/Sell/Hold list comprise our picks from the gainers and losers of the previous week, and various analyst reports. Here are our stock picks...




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Nairametrics presents a comparison between Currency in Circulation and Currency Outside Banks since 2015

Chart of the day: Super Eagles World Cup budgets since 2002

Nairametrics takes a look at Nigeria's world cup spendings, in the last four editions the Super Eagles has participated at the world's greatest sporting event - from Korea/Japan 2002 to Russia 2018.

Yam Prices Rise Sharply in Latest Household Food Price Survey

Nairametrics’ research on Household Food Items reveals a general increase in price.




Financial Literacy

How Not To Invest In Shares

Meet Bright, the “intrepid" investor  Bright thought it was time to get into the stock market business and decided to open an account with a stockbroker....

Here are 10 actions that can make you a successful investor

Investors will tell you different stories containing contrasting investment strategies, multiple inspirations and different risk appetites.

A-Z of how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills

This article explains how to invest in Nigerian Treasury Bills This is a beginner's guide to investing in treasury bills. ...




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Meet Onyeka Akumah, The face behind Farmcrowdy

Agriculture constitutes one of the most important sectors of the Nigerian economy, and in terms of employment, it engages an estimated 70 percent of the country’s labour force.

Nigeria’s billionaires lose over N500 billion to stock market dip

Nairametrics began an in-depth coverage of the billionaire investors in Nigeria’s capital market in May 2018.

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Funmilayo Omo is one of the few females occupying executive positions in the Nigerian corporate environment today.




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In this latest installment of Corporate Stories, we are going to tell the story of a young man, who dared to take on a mighty...

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In this month's episode, we tell the story of how one of the biggest deals in Nigeria's corporate history was executed with the heart of...

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This is a short account of the activities that underpinned Dangote Flour Mills’ remarkable 288% share price rally in 2016. The precursor to this, was...