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Nairametrics Financial Advocates
Nairametrics is a leading financial resource company based in Nigeria with special focus on financial literacy, investor advocacy and business intelligence. Nairametrics.com was founded by Ugochukwu “Ugodre”Obi-chukwu and is owned by Nairametrics Financial Advocates.

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Recycling: How these small businesses make millions selling aluminium monthly

Recycling: How these small businesses make millions selling aluminium monthly

Start-up Basics 5 min read
As an emerging economy with a population of nearly two hundred million people, Nigeria generates
10 fastest growing business opportunities in Nigeria

10 fastest growing business opportunities in Nigeria

How to Start a Business 3 min read
There are profitable business opportunities available to any smart investor in Nigeria, and these
How to avoid paying excessive taxes in Nigeria

How to avoid paying excessive taxes in Nigeria

How to File and Pay Taxes 8 min read
Taxes are statutory obligations of every citizen and businesses in a country. It is thus a major
How to get the BOI loan for 'Youth Corpers'

How to get the BOI loan for 'Youth Corpers'

Loans 2 min read
Statistics from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) show that unemployment rate increased to
How to Calculate Deductions for the Employee Compensation Scheme

How to Calculate Deductions for the Employee Compensation Scheme

Human Resources 1 min read
In 2011, the National Assembly replaced the Workmen's Compensation Act with the Employee
FIRS could seal your office if you get these two notices

FIRS could seal your office if you get these two notices

How to File and Pay Taxes 1 min read
The Federal Inland Revenue Service (FIRS) has made it clear to businesses in Nigeria
Defending your Turf - Providing value for your Customers

Defending your Turf - Providing value for your Customers

Expanding your Business 3 min read
I moved to Gbagada, Lagos Nigeria, a few years ago and I still remember clearly what "The Prince
Who pays for Value Added Tax and Withholding Tax?

Who pays for Value Added Tax and Withholding Tax?

How to File and Pay Taxes 2 min read
Most small business owners are usually confused about the application of Value Added Tax and
SME Tips: How to Hire and Retain Competent Staff

SME Tips: How to Hire and Retain Competent Staff

Human Resources 5 min read
In the face of prevalent unemployment crisis, more Nigerians are embracing entrepreneurship and
4 Reasons why older startup entrepreneurs are more likely to succeed than the younger ones

4 Reasons why older startup entrepreneurs are more likely to succeed than the younger ones

Start-up Basics 3 min read
Sometimes, people (entrepreneurs) get lucky with their business plans and strategies before they