Exchange Rate Lessons from Egypt

ECONOMY - 19 MAY 2017

Exchange Rate Lessons from Egypt

We explore how the Egyptian economy has fared after its decision to float its currency.

Kitan Williams

FINANCE - 17 MAY 2017

Regulating Our Way to a Digital Currency Ecosystem

Regulating Our Way to a Digital Currency Ecosystem

The disruptive potential of digital currencies has alerted central banks. Would CBN regulation be premature?

Abdul Zakariya

Devonomics

Devonomics by Martha Sambe

OPINION - 13 MAY 2017

Does your sex affect your health?

How do the genders (sexes) experience health/healthcare?

Most Recent Articles

Winners and Losers in a Cashless Nigeria

ECONOMY - 16 MAY 2017

Winners and Losers in a Cashless Nigeria

Who stands to benefit from a cashless society? Who would miss out?

Nkiru Anizoba

GOVERNANCE - 15 MAY 2017

Any Room for Arbitration In Nigeria?

Nigerian law is obsessed with court battles even though arbitration could be better for businesses.

Mitchell Aghatise

GOVERNANCE - 11 MAY 2017

In Media, Chibok Trusts

As we celebrate the release of 82 Chibok girls, we take a look at how the media shaped the narrative.

Timeyin Preston Ideh

One Size Fits None

FINANCE - 09 MAY 2017

One Size Fits None

Pension Fund Managers can now invest people's funds in different ways. Is this a positive step?

Kitan Williams

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Features

ECONOMY - 05 MAY 2017

A role for the Development Bank of Nigeria

A role for the Development Bank of Nigeria

With the launch of the new development bank, we examine the role of development institutions in Nigeria.

Nwamaka Ogbonna

GOVERNANCE - 03 MAY 2017

My President is Sick

My President is Sick

What does President Buhari's absentia leadership mean for his administration and the confidence of the people?

Timeyin Preston Ideh

FINANCE - 02 MAY 2017

Should Banks Be Scared Of Fintech?

Fintech platforms are the new kids on the block, but do banks have reason to be scared?

Derin Adebayo

ECONOMY - 01 MAY 2017

Trade Agreements: To Sign or not to Sign?

Can certain trade agreements shortchange countries like Nigeria?

Fadekemi Abiru

ECONOMY - 28 APR 2017

Has the CBN fixed the Naira?

With improved dollar supply and a new window for investors, have we put our FX woes behind us?

Kitan Williams

Can You Trust a Nigerian?

FINANCE - 27 APR 2017

Can You Trust a Nigerian?

Exploring how the lack of trust in Nigerian society affects the economy and people's finances.

Tobi Fakorede

Presidential U-Turn: Are You Convinced?

GOVERNANCE - 26 APR 2017

Presidential U-Turn: Are You Convinced?

Between Buhari's critics and his supporters, how do we judge his administration's latest actions?

Timeyin Preston Ideh

ECONOMIC DATA
Quarterly Unemployment Rate 13.9%
Quarterly GDP Growth -1.30%
April Inflation 17.2%
Interest Rate 14%

Archives

Scramble for the National Cake

GOVERNANCE - 12 AUG 2015

Scramble for the National Cake

Nigeria's version of the American dream and the resulting culture of governance that has developed over time.

Timeyin Preston Ideh

The Rebirth of the NNPC

ECONOMY - 19 SEP 2015

The Rebirth of the NNPC

An evaluation of recent developments within the NNPC and the wider implications for the oil and gas sector.

Pekun Bakare

Digital Currency In Nigeria

ECONOMY - 13 MAR 2017

Digital Currency In Nigeria

Even with its advantages, Bitcoin may struggle to find a place in present day Nigeria

Anselem Kadiri