Life Bits
June 14, 2018

5 ways to enjoy the Sallah break

Nothing makes the average Nigerian happier than a weekend that cascades into a 2-day public holiday. For many, this is the perfect time to catch up on much-needed sleep and…
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Ask ShadeLife Bits
June 7, 2018

Ask Shade: He Left Everything to His children From a Previous Marriage! How Do I Secure My Child’s Future?

Dear Shade, I’m in my early 30s engaged to a widower in his 50s. We plan to get married in a few months and I‘m already pregnant. While cleaning his…
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Storyland
May 10, 2018

Paying rent and housing inconveniences

The events from last week Saturday reminded me of why I want to get my own house. “Ferix! Ferix!” The baritone voice of my annoying neighbour Okwudili boomed. I rubbed…
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Storyland
April 26, 2018

Wait, am I a #LazyNigerianYouth?

I woke up late last week Monday and all but fast-forwarded in my preparation to avoid making a bad situation worse by getting to work late. Just as I got…
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Investment 101
January 26, 2018

For smart investors only…

2017 was an eventful year for many. While the nation struggled to climb out of the muddy waters of recession and inflation, majority focused on getting. A few, however, discovered…
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Investment 101
January 9, 2018

Four things to consider before buying a company’s shares

When you buy a company’s shares, you buy into that company. You buy into both their assets and liabilities.  It is therefore wise to properly consider and research into the…
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Job HunterLife Bits
April 18, 2018

When Lagos ran for the future

The rain couldn’t stop them. They showed up firing on all cylinders. In what seemed like a short time, with registration done and packs picked, the stage was set for…
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Job HunterLife Bits
February 7, 2018

How to create a CV that gets you the job

Your CV could be your ticket to getting your foot in the door for a job interview, and constructing one is easy once you know how. It is simply taking…
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Research
May 17, 2018

In the news: ECOWAS predicts 2.1% growth rate for Nigeria in 2018

PUNCH   At last, National Assembly passes N9.12tn budget…lawmakers increase NASS budget to N139.5bn The National Assembly eventually passed the 2018 budget on Wednesday, six months after President Muhammadu Buhari…
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Research
May 7, 2018

Economic and Financial Commentary (Apr 30 – May 4, 2018 )

SUMMARY   Global Market  This week, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) held its monetary policy meeting leaving its policy rate unchanged at 1.75%. Elsewhere, the dollar marked a fresh…
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