Business and Economy

Reading is a great way to gain insights and perspectives that can help you become a better and more successful person. Here are three books across different genres that can be quite impactful: 1. “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success” by Carol S. Dweck: This book explores the concept of mindset and how it can […]

Martins Azuwike In a move to combat the country’s soaring inflation, Nigeria’s Central Bank (CBN) has increased the nominal risk-free rate by 400bps. The Monetary Policy Committee after its 2-day meeting decided to increase the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) to 22.75% from . . .

By Martins Azuwike The Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprise (CPPE) has reviewed the outcome of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC’s) meeting of 27th February 2024 and came up with a stern conclusion that it would hurt the real sector of the economy which is already contending with numerous macroeconomic challenges. Economist and CPPE’s Chief Executive Officer, Dr […]

Martins Azuwike To contribute to efforts at reducing current economic hardships in Nigeria, the Centre for the Promotion of Private Enterprise (CPPE)  has endorsed  the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to approve the use of the exchange rate reflected on the import documentation (Form M) at the onset of import transaction. The Centre describes the move by the apex bank as […]

According to World Population Review, here are the Top10 African countries with the lowest population in 2024: Seychelles – Population: 108,263 – Global Rank: 197th Seychelles takes the top spot for the African country with the lowest population. Despite its small size, Seychelles is known for its stunning beaches . . .

Barely 24 hours after slashing the rate, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) on Saturday morning raised the exchange rate for computing Customs duties at the nation’s seaports by 1.4 per cent. Customs duties rate is now benchmarked against the exchange rate of the Naira to the dollar and therefore would be subject to constant […]

By Martins Azuwike Following the sudden demise of its Group Chief Executive Officer, Dr Herbert Wigwe in a chopper crash in California, US at the weekend, the Board of the Holding company, on Monday, announced

By: Martins Azuwike The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) at the weekend said it was in partnership with the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to pragmatically deal with possible risks in the country’s banking system. Bello Hassan, the Managing Director, NDIC, disclosed this at a stakeholders retreat by the . . .

Image: Inspenonline By Martins Azuwike Insurance industry practitioners recently gathered at the Nigeria Insurers Association, NIA’s Multipurpose Hall in Lagos for the maiden edition of IFRS 17 Insurance Industry Roundtable -Series 1. Held by Mettlehouse Consulting Limited, participants, faculties, panel discussants, guests and the press attended the Roundtable workshop on financial reporting

The CEO and group chief executive officer of Access Holdings Plc, Hubbert Wigwe was involved in a helicopter crash in the United States on Friday. Wigwe, his wife, and son were in the helicopter when it crashed in California near the Nevada border, as were Abimbola Ogunbanjo, the former Group . . .

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