Fisayo Okare

Fisayo Okare

Financial Journalist

Bio

Fisayo is a Financial Journalist at Stears Business. She holds a first-class degree in media and communication, with a broad experience in writing and research. At Stears, she covers real estate, retail, film, fashion, travel & hospitality.

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Protecting creatives from imitation: All laws but no cases

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04 AUG 2020

Protecting creatives from imitation: All laws but no cases

How Nigerian fashion designers can protect their inventions

How Nollywood box office data is driving investment

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27 JUL 2020

How Nollywood box office data is driving investment

The growth of cinemas has helped with film distribution & securing investment

Why “low-cost housing” doesn't exist in Nigeria

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20 JUL 2020

Why “low-cost housing” doesn't exist in Nigeria

An in-depth discussion on Nigeria's housing affordability crisis

What it takes: Reviving handwoven fabrics in Nigeria

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13 JUL 2020

What it takes: Reviving handwoven fabrics in Nigeria

Handwoven fabric in Nigeria: Keeping the craft alive by broadening their global appeal

E-commerce in Nigeria: The offline story of tricky logistics

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29 JUN 2020

E-commerce in Nigeria: The offline story of tricky logistics

A deep dive into the business model of Nigeria’s e-commerce industry

From an idea to the big screen: The journey of producing a movie

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22 JUN 2020

From an idea to the big screen: The journey of producing a movie

How Imoh Umoren, Nigerian film producer, evolved his movie from an idea.

Aba tailors and their dreams for an industrial hub

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10 JUN 2020

Aba tailors and their dreams for an industrial hub

Aba tailors need a space with machinery and electricity to scale production

Nigeria's actors guild and the quest for royalties

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01 JUN 2020

Nigeria's actors guild and the quest for royalties

Why the Actors Guild of Nigeria might not secure royalties for actors soon

Nigerian companies go online for survival

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21 MAY 2020

Nigerian companies go online for survival

We discuss how the retail and hospitality sectors are using technology to survive the lockdown

Nigeria’s housing crisis: Evaluating public and private intervention

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11 MAY 2020

Nigeria’s housing crisis: Evaluating public and private intervention

We discuss monthly rent payment plans and the government's attempts to solve the housing deficit

The history of film distribution in Nigeria

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04 MAY 2020

The history of film distribution in Nigeria

We discuss the main transformations in revenue making distribution channels in the Nigerian film industry

Netflix and the business of film in Nigeria

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27 APR 2020

Netflix and the business of film in Nigeria

What does Netflix Naija mean for Nollywood movies and filmmakers?

Street hawking in Lagos: A new approach

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23 APR 2020

Street hawking in Lagos: A new approach

The potential benefits of formalising street hawking

The business model for a successful hotel

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22 APR 2020

The business model for a successful hotel

How "out of room" revenues can help Nigerian hotels become more succesful