BDCs: Bridging forex rate gaps to guarantee market stability

Always readily handy in most critical times of need to foreign exchange (forex) users, the BDC operators are there, come rain or shine, to provide alternative options for buyers and sellers of forex in their search for exchange rate best bargains, as they say in Nigeria, 24/7. More recently, these peripatetic forex merchants have become […]

I opted for mobile kitchen business to fulfill my innate passion – Sannikayz

When and how did you come about the idea of mobile kitchen business? I ran Sannikayz Kitchen with a partner as an undergraduate of University of Lagos (UNILAG) for two years (2013-2015). It was a good experience and we invested in the business with many expectations. My partner and I were unable to hit our […]

NSE: The menace of company delisting; the way forward

De-listing of companies from the official list of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) is such an occurrence that affects investment of shareholders, the companies themselves, potential investors and even the regulators since it causes reduction in numbers of entities under its watch. As part of its regular competent check towards ensuring and sustaining healthy corporate […]

Budgeting for failure?

Haba! What we now wake up to hear is this noise about President Buhari’s fight with Saraki and his people over the 2018 budget. Customers are not here, so even eating is becoming difficult. Ikem, a vehicle spare parts dealer at the popular Ladipo market in Lagos had quipped when one of his friends, Jude, […]

AMCON Takeover: Assessing Arik Air’s operations one year after

One year after its take over of Arik Air, the Assets Management Company of Nigeria, AMCON, is thinking of selling what was once the Nigerian aviation sector’s blue-eyed boy. Since its take over of the company in the last one-year, things have looked up for the airline. But only slightly, says a source in AMCON […]