The ultimate goal of embarking on any investment activity is to maximize the highest possible return by taking the least amount of risk. It is an undeniable fact that investing in the stock market anywhere in the world is not for the faint-hearted, however only a few will disagree about the potential of generating huge […]
There appears to be a ray of hope for the citizens of Africa’s most populated country, Nigeria, as the latest report released by the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) shows that the country’s Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) have created 59.6 million jobs across the country.
Whether you are opting out of a paid job to run your own business, or you are entering into business with zero employment experience; one thing is certain: you are becoming an administrator and a business leader if you scale through. As such, it is required that you perform some managerial obligations in the best […]
In a bid to capture more people in the tax net and boost its revenue, the Lagos State Internal Revenue Service (LIRS) is reportedly planning to start using Biometric Verification Numbers (BVN) to taxpayers. The move has attracted wide-spread criticisms.
In a bid to boost livestock farming in Nigeria, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has unveiled a University-based revival programme for the poultry sector by releasing the sum of N36 billion to poultry farmers.
In order to check the increasing cases of smuggling of palm oil products and other products not eligible for foreign exchange into the country, the National Palm Produce Association of Nigeria (NPPAN) has called on the Nigerian Government to shut its borders against neighbouring countries.
The National Pension Commission (PenCom) on Monday terminated its eight-year interim management of First Guarantee Pension Limited (FGPL) as the firm elected new directors. FGPL was, effective August 15, 2011, taken over by PenCom as a result of incessant shareholders’ squabbles and several issues of adverse corporate governance in the Pension Fund Administrator (PFA).
As part of its efforts to deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria and maintain its commitment to actualize 80% of the target by 2020, the Central Bank of Nigeria has authorized commercial banks to commence full operation of mobile money wallets. This directive is contained in a circular issued by the apex bank and signed by the Directors of Payments System […]
What type of finance education radio will we be if our first post is not about our favorite money tips? Without much ado here are ourTop 10 Money Tips : 1. Earn a decent living. Research has shown that earning more than you need to live comfortably (e.g., paying for rent/mortgage, transportation, groceries, and […]