Why are regulators struggling to approve the Seplat-Mobil deal?

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Why are regulators struggling to approve the Seplat-Mobil deal?

The uncertainty from the minister of petroleum (Buhari) and regulators aren’t favouring Nigeria’s unattractive upstream sector.

Noelle Okwedy

Why is the CBN struggling to defend the naira?

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01 AUG 2022

Why is the CBN struggling to defend the naira?

Nigeria's approach to fixing its currency's value hasn't solved the naira's crisis and has received much international criticism.

How today’s bad decisions are harming the next generation

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28 JUL 2022

How today’s bad decisions are harming the next generation

The government and the public have a role to play in ensuring that our decisions today don’t worsen the future.

Tokunbo Afikuyomi, Jr.

10 shocking charts about the Nigerian economy

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25 JUL 2022

10 shocking charts about the Nigerian economy

Prominent data points on economic sectors from government revenue to electricity.

Noelle Okwedy and Yomi Ajayi

Is Lagos a great city to live in?

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21 JUL 2022

Is Lagos a great city to live in?

Lagos' poor liveability ranking is unanimous across every global city index.

Michael Famoroti

What does Borno’s economy tell us about Shettima’s competence?

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20 JUL 2022

What does Borno’s economy tell us about Shettima’s competence?

Tinubu, Nigeria's ruling party's presidential candidate chose Shettima as his running mate based on competence.

Adesola Afolabi

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15 JUL 2022

Explainer: how do debt crises happen?

African countries have become highly susceptible to debt default no thanks to no-holds-barred international capital markets.

Gbemisola Alonge

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14 JUL 2022

Inflation: will prices ever go back down?

People are finding it increasingly difficult to survive with fast-rising and high prices.

Dumebi Oluwole

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Buhari’s scorecard: Any hits or all misses?

Nigeria's president has struggled with implementing many of his creative and solution-oriented promises.

The Newsroom

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05 JUL 2022

Why we need better trade policies to boost Nigeria’s growth

Nigeria’s trade performance has weakened over the years. This needs to be fixed.

Gbemisola Alonge

Why is bread getting so expensive in Nigeria?

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04 JUL 2022

Why is bread getting so expensive in Nigeria?

The Russian-Ukraine war is not all to blame for Nigeria’s bread price problem. Domestic issues like forex illiquidity are contributing factors.

Dumebi Oluwole

Is Nigeria still Africa’s oil giant?

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01 JUL 2022

Is Nigeria still Africa’s oil giant?

Nigeria is squarely in the depths of the trenches, competing with countries like Angola and Libya for the weightless title of “Africa’s oil giant”.

Noelle Okwedy

What is causing rising diesel prices in Nigeria?

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28 JUN 2022

What is causing rising diesel prices in Nigeria?

Nigerians face a hard choice as several factors contribute to rising diesel prices in the country.

Fadekemi Abiru

Can on-demand delivery services scale in Nigeria?

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27 JUN 2022

Can on-demand delivery services scale in Nigeria?

Effective lobbying, an asset-light business model, and premium customer experience are avenues for on-demand delivery businesses like GOKADA to scale.

Jonathan Ntege Lubwama

How are Nigerians coping with higher prices?

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21 JUN 2022

How are Nigerians coping with higher prices?

A look into consumers' experiences with rising prices across industries in Nigeria.

Dumebi Oluwole

Why is Nigeria's national grid always collapsing?

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16 JUN 2022

Why is Nigeria's national grid always collapsing?

Thirteen charts help us explain Nigeria's incessant grid collapse.

Noelle Okwedy

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