Economy

SHOTS. FIRED! What’s happening between Wizkid & Davido? (TWEETS)

SHOTS. FIRED! What’s happening between Wizkid & Davido? (TWEETS)

by S’ola Filani We were just walking down the road, minding our own business., but Wizkid and Davido won’t let us rest. It started with what look like an harmless tweet,...

 

Guys, ignore social media, we are not recruiting, says CBN

Guys, ignore social media, we are not recruiting, says CBN

by Tunji Andrews In a statement released on the its official website, the Central Bank of Nigeria has stories making the rounds that it is conducting a general recruitment exercise. The...

 

Your bank still gets loans from CBN at 12%, then lend to you at xxx

Your bank still gets loans from CBN at 12%, then lend to you at xxx

By Tunji Andrews The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has retained the lending rate (MPR) at 12% after its meeting on Tuesday in Abuja. The Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, said...

 

First Bank brings PayPal to Nigerians [DETAILS]

First Bank brings PayPal to Nigerians [DETAILS]

by Kolapo Olapoju PayPal, one of the world’s leading e-commerce payment platforms that has developed a fast, reliable and secure system, with expansive global operations. PayPal, a...

 

Who woulda thunk it? Manufacturing is now biggest driver of Nigeria’s growth [DETAILS]

Who woulda thunk it? Manufacturing is now biggest driver of Nigeria’s growth [DETAILS]

by Tunji Andrews An ironic twist in Nigeria’s economic story has presented itself with Renaissance Capital’s report that flags manufacturing as the major driver of economic growth...

 

Ronald Nzimora: The 2 kinds of people you should NEVER take business advice from (Y! Business)

Ronald Nzimora: The 2 kinds of people you should NEVER take business advice from (Y! Business)

by Ronald Nzimora Another thing you must avoid doing is giving undue credence to advice from a legitimate expert about subject ‘x’ even though his expertise is in subject...

 

Like a boss: Dangote rakes in $1.7 billion in 3 months

Like a boss: Dangote rakes in $1.7 billion in 3 months

by Kolapo Olapoju According to research carried out on Bloomberg Billionaire’s Index, Alhaji Aliko Dangote, business magnate who owns the Dangote Group reportedly made some $1.7 billion...

 

Opinion: Taking a close look at Japan’s troubled economy

Opinion: Taking a close look at Japan’s troubled economy

by Mustapha Abiola When he was elected, using the three arrow symbolism to attract voter appeal, I reckoned the Japanese people began to believe in a method to his magic. Perhaps then,...

 

Phenomenal! Meet Warren Cassell Jnr, the 15-year-old self-made millionaire

Phenomenal! Meet Warren Cassell Jnr, the 15-year-old self-made millionaire

by Kolapo Olapoju When you’re 15 and worth millions, the word ‘phenomenon’ definitely applies to you. Warren Cassell is a high school student who became an entrepreneur...

 

Kano sues Finance Minister, PPPRA over fund deductions

Kano sues Finance Minister, PPPRA over fund deductions

by Akan Ido The Minister of Finance, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala  and two others have been sued by the Kano State Government for allegedly refusing to provide information on deductions from...