Research Reports

NBS/ SMEDAN National Survey on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) 2017

NBS/ SMEDAN National Survey on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) 2017

By Tanitoluwa Oludipe 1 min read
MSMEs operating in Nigeria are not immune to the typical challenges of their peers, especially in other developing…
Growing the economy: Attracting investment to Nigeria through franchising

Growing the economy: Attracting investment to Nigeria through franchising

By Chiagozie Nwizu 2 min read
Nigeria is one of the most prosperous African nations on the continent. Boasting a population of over 200 million…
Nigeria's Business Outlook 2018 - The Good, The Bad, The Opportunities

Nigeria's Business Outlook 2018 - The Good, The Bad, The Opportunities

By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 6 min read
On the brink of the oil glut worldwide, Nigeria slipped into recession which had grave impacts on businesses in Nigeria…
Increasing the Access of Women Entrepreneurs to Finance in Nigeria

Increasing the Access of Women Entrepreneurs to Finance in Nigeria

By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read
Women are considered to play a growing role in entrepreneurship all over the world. According to Nwoye (2002), Nigerian…
Impact of COVID-19 on Nigerian MSMEs

Impact of COVID-19 on Nigerian MSMEs

By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read
To better understand the impact of COVID-19 on businesses in Nigeria, FATE Foundation in partnership with BudgIT…
Venture Capital and the Gender Financing Gap: The Role of Accelerators

Venture Capital and the Gender Financing Gap: The Role of Accelerators

By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read
In the past decade, entrepreneurship has emerged as a powerful tool to address the formidable challenges that limit…
From Startups to Scale Ups

From Startups to Scale Ups

In the last couple of years, entrepreneurship paradigms and conversations have shifted from
By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read
Wildlife - Sustaining all life on Earth - Part 1

Wildlife - Sustaining all life on Earth - Part 1

Wildlife refers to all plants and animals that live and thrive in the wild, totally undomesticated,
By Edobong Akpabio 4 min read
Wildlife - Sustaining all life on Earth - Part 2

Wildlife - Sustaining all life on Earth - Part 2

6. The Kamuku National Park is located in Birnin Gwari, Kaduna State, North West
By Edobong Akpabio 5 min read

Access to Finance Reports

Strengthening Access to Finance for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria

Strengthening Access to Finance for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises in Nigeria

THE MSME segment is an important engine of growth, employment and social cohesion in Nigeria.
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
The Finance Bill 2019 - A Summary of Key Changes

The Finance Bill 2019 - A Summary of Key Changes

The 2019 Finance Bill has recently been signed into law by President Buhari. Below are some of the
By Tanitoluwa Oludipe 1 min read

Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Research Reports

Mapping Study of Nigeria's Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

Mapping Study of Nigeria's Entrepreneurship Ecosystem

Businesses thrive better with the right policy framework in place but effective and sustainable
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
ANDE Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Snapshot for Abuja

ANDE Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Snapshot for Abuja

Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) with support from Citi Foundation provides a
By Kingsley Effiong 1 min read
ANDE Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Snapshot for Lagos

ANDE Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Snapshot for Lagos

Click to view and download Lagos Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Snapshot. The Lagos
By Kingsley Effiong 1 min read
Acceleration in Sub- Saharan Africa

Acceleration in Sub- Saharan Africa

This report summarizes application data collected from ventures operating in sub-Saharan Africa
By Adefemi Adeshakin 1 min read
State of States Fact Sheet 2018

State of States Fact Sheet 2018

This research is carried out by BudgIT, in ensuring the Nigerian budget and public data is more
By Adefemi Adeshakin 1 min read
12 Key Insights from the FATE Foundation 2018 Nigerian MSME Financial Literacy Survey

12 Key Insights from the FATE Foundation 2018 Nigerian MSME Financial Literacy Survey

FATE Foundation recently held its 4th Policy Dialogue Series on Entrepreneurship with a focus on
By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 2 min read

MSMEs Research Reports

World Bank Doing Business Nigeria 2018 Report

World Bank Doing Business Nigeria 2018 Report

The World Bank has published findings of the 2018 Doing Business Report. The Doing Business project
By Amaka Nwaokolo 2 min read
Lions on the Move: The Progress and Potential of African Economies

Lions on the Move: The Progress and Potential of African Economies

Many people are questioning whether Africa’s economic advances are running out of steam. Five ye
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
Enabling a More Productive Nigeria

Enabling a More Productive Nigeria

Nigeria is now Africa's leading economy, overtaking South Africa last year to become the
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
SMEDAN National Policy on MSMEs

SMEDAN National Policy on MSMEs

Nigeria's prevailing economic policy thrust is based on the National Vision 20:2020, the National
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
SMEDAN and National Bureau of Statistics Collaborative Survey 2013

SMEDAN and National Bureau of Statistics Collaborative Survey 2013

There is growing recognition of the important role Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) play
By Amaka Nwaokolo 1 min read
COMPENDIUM OF INVESTMENT INCENTIVES IN NIGERIA (FIRST EDITION)

COMPENDIUM OF INVESTMENT INCENTIVES IN NIGERIA (FIRST EDITION)

The Nigerian Investment Promotion Commission (NIPC) in collaboration with Federal Inland Revenue
By Oluchi Johnson-Achibiri 1 min read