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

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12 AUG 2022

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

25/24: What do Nigerian governors see as the way forward for the country?

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11 AUG 2022

25/24: What do Nigerian governors see as the way forward for the country?

The people with the best chance of implementing solutions to the Nigerian economy’s problems might be diagnosing the problems wrongly.

Are Nigerians better off with a pension plan?

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10 AUG 2022

Are Nigerians better off with a pension plan?

Nigerians struggle to see the benefit of their dwindling pensions.

Adesola Afolabi

Will higher interest rates encourage Nigerians to save more?

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09 AUG 2022

Will higher interest rates encourage Nigerians to save more?

With the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) raised to 14%, savings as opposed to spending excess income should be more attractive.

Yomi Ajayi

Should Nigerian banks be worried about decentralised finance?

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08 AUG 2022

Should Nigerian banks be worried about decentralised finance?

A look at how the DeFi revolution will affect Nigeria's banks through the lens of lending.

Nnamdi Ifechi-fred

What happens if Nigeria doesn't stop borrowing?

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05 AUG 2022

What happens if Nigeria doesn't stop borrowing?

It’s time to consider options for Nigeria if it cannot repay its loans.

Gbemisola Alonge

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04 AUG 2022

How can NNPC Limited succeed?

Inefficient business practices and weak corporate governance plagued the old NNPC, will the new one fare better?

Noelle Okwedy

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03 AUG 2022

Buhari's scorecard: a closer look at the power sector

A scorecard on Buhari's campaign promises for power infrastructure.

Adesola Afolabi

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02 AUG 2022

Can the CBN’s interest rate hike improve investor confidence?

How the efficacy of interest rates and resultant monetary policy success is threatened.

Yomi Ajayi

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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.

Fadekemi Abiru

What's next for Nigeria's looming debt crisis?

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29 JUL 2022

What's next for Nigeria's looming debt crisis?

Going by the current estimates, Nigeria’s liquidity is drying up fast.

Gbemisola Alonge

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.

Why does the federal government struggle to meet its revenue targets?

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27 JUL 2022

Why does the federal government struggle to meet its revenue targets?

Nigeria’s budget determines how the lives of over 200 million people will fare for at least 365 days, so how do projections get so wrong?

Adesola Afolabi

Should Africa be worried about slower VC funding?

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26 JUL 2022

Should Africa be worried about slower VC funding?

With an 82% growth in year-on-year funding for H1 2022 African startups seem to be bucking the trend of global funding winter.

Jonathan Ntege Lubwama

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

Why is government borrowing a problem for Nigerians?

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22 JUL 2022

Why is government borrowing a problem for Nigerians?

The federal government now spends more than it earns on debt servicing. Total debt service is over 120% from January to April 2022.

Gbemisola Alonge

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