The costs of Nigeria's growing remittances market

ECONOMY - 21 OCT 2019

The costs of Nigeria's growing remittances market

As remittances grow, we investigate the hidden costs to Nigeria's economy

Temitayo Lawal

Nigeria's Central Bank needs more independence, not more power

ECONOMY - 09 OCT 2019

Nigeria's Central Bank needs more independence, not more power

The independence of the CBN has been undermined by its increased prominence.

Why the Saudi Aramco attack is a huge deal for Nigeria

ECONOMY - 18 SEP 2019

Why the Saudi Aramco attack is a huge deal for Nigeria

Saudi Arabia's crude oil production has halved following a drone attack. How does this affect Nigeria?

Henry Eze

The Economics of Aso Ebi at Nigerian Weddings

ECONOMY - 28 AUG 2019

The Economics of Aso Ebi at Nigerian Weddings

Why is there price discrimination between male and female wedding guests?

Fadekemi Abiru

Rethinking Infrastructure in Nigerian States

ECONOMY - 18 AUG 2019

Rethinking Infrastructure in Nigerian States

State governments must prioritise infrastructure that suit their state's economic and demographic profile

Adedayo Bakare

Street Hawking in Nigeria

ECONOMY - 14 AUG 2019

Street Hawking in Nigeria

Street vendors contribute significantly to the informal economy. But, their presence comes at a cost.

Stephannie Adinde

ECONOMY - 07 AUG 2019

Economic Growth for All

Is economic growth enough to deliver real development?

Fadekemi Abiru

ECONOMY - 26 JUL 2019

The Cost of Abandoned Projects in Nigeria

A look into the costs of uncompleted projects in Nigeria and what can be done to avoid them

Fifehan Ogunde

ECONOMY - 12 JUL 2019

Is the Nigerian economy capitalist, socialist or mixed?

A look into what type of economic system Nigeria currently is, and what system might improve growth

Fifehan Ogunde

ECONOMY - 08 JUL 2019

The Nigerian economy revolves around Lagos ports

This article looks at the central role of the Apapa port in Lagos and how it has become so important for trade

Ibrahim Tarfa

Nigeria is underperforming despite its growing population

ECONOMY - 20 JUN 2019

Nigeria is underperforming despite its growing population

We look at some of the low hanging fruits that can serve as the bedrock of Nigerian growth

Fifehan Ogunde

The costs of Nigerian fraud

ECONOMY - 20 MAY 2019

The costs of Nigerian fraud

We take a look at the impact of fraud on Nigeria's reputation

Fikayo Akeredolu

Is Nigeria's Brain Drain Actually a Net Gain?

ECONOMY - 14 MAY 2019

Is Nigeria's Brain Drain Actually a Net Gain?

We analyse the positive impacts of the brain drain on Nigerian society

Fadekemi Abiru

Data should not be the new oil

ECONOMY - 10 MAY 2019

Data should not be the new oil

We take a look at why Nigeria must be cautious about the effects of data analytics in Nigeria

Victor Famubode

Nigeria's New Minimum Wage: Very Few Winners

ECONOMY - 30 APR 2019

Nigeria's New Minimum Wage: Very Few Winners

The new minimum wage is a boon to workers, but everyone else is likely to lose out in a costly way

Michael Famoroti

Social media data could help Nigerians get more loans

ECONOMY - 25 APR 2019

Social media data could help Nigerians get more loans

A look into the role social media data can play in improving access to credit in Nigeria

Keleenna Onyeaka

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