Why IMF is predicting record-breaking unemployment rates for Africa’s largest economies

Why IMF is predicting record-breaking unemployment rates for Africa’s largest economies

In what can be only described as bad news, the International Monetary Fund (IMF)...


NCC asks Globacom to halt free data Friday

NCC asks Globacom to halt free data Friday

Globacom subscribers who were promised free data, may have to wait a while as...


Nigerian Mutual Funds are getting the attention of these investors

Nigerian Mutual Funds are getting the attention of these investors

Against the backdrop of increased interest and investments in Mutual Funds in Nigeria, Nigeria’s...


How to obtain a Pioneer Status in Nigeria

How to obtain a Pioneer Status in Nigeria

The Federal Government during the week announced that it had included a list of...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-10/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-10/8/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. Afrinvest Asset...


Recession over at last? 3 reasons why the NBS chief ‘feels’ so

Recession over at last? 3 reasons why the NBS chief ‘feels’ so

The Statistician-General and chief executive officer of the National Bureau of Statistics Yemi Kale...



Zenith Bank reports N75 billion profit (2017 6 months)

Zenith Bank reports N75 billion profit (2017 6 months)

Zenith Bank released its interim financial results for the period ended 30 June 2017...


Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (10/08/2017)

Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (10/08/2017)

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 10th August...


China to invest $750 billion in Nigeria, others in 5years

China to invest $750 billion in Nigeria, others in 5years

The Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, Li kequiang...


What to do when your expenses are more than your income

What to do when your expenses are more than your income

Today makes it three days since payday and if you are like most people,...


AIICO insurance in talks with new investor to boost its capital base

AIICO insurance in talks with new investor to boost its capital base

In a notice to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) today, AIICO insurance Plc said...


Explained: FG’s plan to refinance treasury bills with dollar debts

Explained: FG’s plan to refinance treasury bills with dollar debts

The Federal government is to refinance maturing domestic debt with $3 billion treasury bills....


FBN Merchant Bank signs MOU with Oxford business group to publish 2017 report on Nigeria

FBN Merchant Bank signs MOU with Oxford business group to publish 2017 report on Nigeria

FBN Merchant Bank will team up with the global research and consultancy firm, Oxford...


What bootstrapping is and 3 ways a small business can practice it right

What bootstrapping is and 3 ways a small business can practice it right

Bootstrapping is a common term in the business world. However, for the sake of...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-9/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-9/8/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. The Nigerian...


BOOM: External reserves hit two year high (highest since July 2015)

BOOM: External reserves hit two year high (highest since July 2015)

Nigeria’s external reserves surged to $31.2 billion, the highest since July 2015, according to...


Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (09/08/2017)

Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (09/08/2017)

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 9th August...


Details of FGN Savings Bond for August 2017

Details of FGN Savings Bond for August 2017

In a circular published by the Debt Management Office (DMO), the DMO on behalf...


36 states invest $250 million in NSIA

36 states invest $250 million in NSIA

The 36 state governments have invested $250 million in the Nigerian Sovereign Investment Authority...


New discoveries by the EFCC show less than 6% of funds linked to Diezani Madueke have been forfeited

New discoveries by the EFCC show less than 6% of funds linked to Diezani Madueke have been forfeited

For many following the investigation of the former Minister of Petroleum, Mrs. Diezani Alison...


Sugar’s solutions to 3 of the most overlooked problems in startup financing

Sugar’s solutions to 3 of the most overlooked problems in startup financing

With entrepreneurship as the main thing in the country now, several people are coming...


Banks ask for damages as FG withdraws N247 billion TSA case against them

Banks ask for damages as FG withdraws N247 billion TSA case against them

After accusing 7 commercial banks of illegally withholding government funds, that were meant for...


NNPC secures $3.8 billion FDI; to clear up JV cash debts by April 2018

NNPC secures $3.8 billion FDI; to clear up JV cash debts by April 2018

The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has secured a $3.8 billion foreign direct investment...


Union bank plans to raise N50 billion in fresh capital via a right issue

Union bank plans to raise N50 billion in fresh capital via a right issue

The Chief Executive of Union Bank, Emeka Emuwa said the bank plans to raise...


Forte Oil  denies alleged strategic partnership with local refinery for refining of crude oil

Forte Oil denies alleged strategic partnership with local refinery for refining of crude oil

In a statement released to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE), Forte oil has denied...


All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-8/8/2017

All the major economic news from Nigeria in 5 minutes-8/8/2017

Summary of the top business, economic and political news in Nigeria today. In a...


Ecobank appoints Mr Eric Odhiambo as its new  Chief Risk Officer and Group Head, Risk Management

Ecobank appoints Mr Eric Odhiambo as its new Chief Risk Officer and Group Head, Risk Management

  Lomé, 7 August, 2017 — Ecobank Transnational Inc. (ETI), parent company of the...


Nigerian Football League Launches New Lottery with Highest Jackpot in Africa

Nigerian Football League Launches New Lottery with Highest Jackpot in Africa

AfroMillionsLotto, a brand new lotto with a minimum jackpot close to a billion naira...


Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (08/08/2017)

Nigerian Stocks: Summary Of Trading (08/08/2017)

Daily performance of the Nigerian Stock Exchange for the trading day ended 8th August...


Heritage bank  explains why it is backing Oyo state’s N50 billion health fund

Heritage bank explains why it is backing Oyo state’s N50 billion health fund

MD of Heritage bank, Ifie Sekibo has shed more light on why the bank...