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.

How can NNPC Limited succeed?

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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

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

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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

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

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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

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.

Fadekemi Abiru

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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

Are banks better off running electricity firms?

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19 JUL 2022

Are banks better off running electricity firms?

Despite chronic debt defaults and huge losses, electricity companies are still essential assets for Nigerian banks.

Yomi Ajayi

Why are Nigerian electricity companies so unprofitable?

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18 JUL 2022

Why are Nigerian electricity companies so unprofitable?

Eight out of 11 Nigerian electricity companies have either been sold or taken over by banks due to poor financial performance.

Noelle Okwedy

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