Osato Guobadia

Osato Guobadia

Financial Journalist

Bio

Osato is a financial journalist at Stears Business with experience as a Senior Associate at KPMG and as a software engineer. He holds a Bachelors degree (Magna Cum Laude) from the University of Mary Washington. At Stears, Osato focuses on the Banking, Energy and Telecoms sectors.

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So is MTN a monopoly or not?

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05 AUG 2020

So is MTN a monopoly or not?

We look at the market structure of the telco industry to determine the level of MTN's dominance

A run for your money (part I): Banks meet fintechs

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28 JUL 2020

A run for your money (part I): Banks meet fintechs

The first in a two-part series on the banking sector. We discuss the arrival of fintech startups

MTN's controversial dominance in the battle for Nigeria's airwaves

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15 JUL 2020

MTN's controversial dominance in the battle for Nigeria's airwaves

A story of Nigeria's heated competition for spectrum

NBET and the looming debt crisis that's keeping your lights on

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06 JUL 2020

NBET and the looming debt crisis that's keeping your lights on

The history behind the creation of Nigeria's Bulk Electricity Trading company- NBET.

From Shell to Seplat: Nigerians joining the oil production party

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01 JUL 2020

From Shell to Seplat: Nigerians joining the oil production party

Nigeria's marginal oil field history and their role in oil production

Private equity in Nigeria: Replicating Manchester United's model

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24 JUN 2020

Private equity in Nigeria: Replicating Manchester United's model

Promise of private equity investments in Nigeria

Fibre optics and the end of slow internet in Nigeria

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17 JUN 2020

Fibre optics and the end of slow internet in Nigeria

What it takes to boost Nigeria's broadband infrastructure

The Nigerian story of expensive electricity bills

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11 JUN 2020

The Nigerian story of expensive electricity bills

Understanding the scale of Nigeria's electricity metering challenges

How experience is helping build successful startups

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04 JUN 2020

How experience is helping build successful startups

The value of successful founders on growing African businesses.

Refining Nigeria's oil: Dangote's hard fix

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20 MAY 2020

Refining Nigeria's oil: Dangote's hard fix

What Dangote's entry into the refinery business means for Nigeria