Banking rural women with agric initiatives
Nigeria is endowed with abundant natural resources such as solid minerals, oil and gas as well as arable land for agriculture, among others. But despite being the seventh most populous country in the world...
Expected N151b treasury bills maturity keeps rates steady
The interbank lending rates, which were earlier projected to trend northwards this week as the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) resumed its intermittent Open Market Operations (OMO), may be steadied with another monetary policy action, expected to run simultaneously.
Mobile West Africa holds in Lagos
Mobile West Africa, an annual business talk regarded as the leading technology event in the region, took place recently at The Wheatbaker Hotel in Lagos.
A-Z is for personal finance: E is for emergency fund
Far too many of us are completely unprepared for a financial crises and can be caught off guard.
Some of the ways our thinking is keeping us poor
One of the surest things in life is that there are ups and downs, economies have booms and recessions, the capital markets go up and down but regardless of these facts we are hardly ever prepared for the down turns as a country or as individuals.
Issues in Nigeria’s net capital flows mirage, by IMF
On April 8, the IMF publicly released the 2016 Article IV Country Consultation Report on Nigeria and the accompanying Selected Technical Issues Papers.
Reshaping future of banking with financial literacy
A financial expert once said: “Bad business, as it sounds, makes no business sense in the ‘books’. It is an evil wind that blows no one no good...
‘CBN will raise stake for diversification, wealth, job creation’
The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has said that it is not deterred by any wrong perception of its development financing interventions in the real sector of the economy, as it has proven to be a portent tool in job and wealth creation.