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Flash Report / Nigeria

Nigeria: #EndSARS risk spreads to lockdown and Niger Delta oil threat

The ENDSARS protest in Nigeria has escalated quite quickly over the past two weeks with several killings across the country. Things are unlikely to remain the same after this. The risks are likely tended more to the downside from this point. This is...
Tellimer Research Janet Ogunkoya
Janet Ogunkoya @ Tellimer Research 21 October 2020
Nigeria: #EndSARS risk spreads to lockdown and Niger Delta oil threat
Nigeria: #EndSARS risk spreads to lockdown and Niger Delta oil threat
Strategy Note / Nigeria

Nigeria #EndSARS protests more broadly politicised but low in list of risks

A looming tricky handover of the Presidency from the north to south during the 2023 election (according to Nigeria's unwritten zonal agreement for power sharing). North to south transfer of power as the 2023 election approaches (and northern Buhari r...
Tellimer Research Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 19 October 2020
Nigeria #EndSARS protests more broadly politicised but low in list of risks
Nigeria #EndSARS protests more broadly politicised but low in list of risks
Flash Report / Global

Stripe acquires Nigeria’s Paystack — Game changer for Africa fintech

In what could easily be called Nigeria's "fintech deal of the decade", Paystack — a homegrown payments solution provider — is in the process of being acquired by US fintech giant Stripe. Although the terms of the deal have not been disclosed, reports...
Tellimer Research Busola Jeje
Busola Jeje @ Tellimer Research 16 October 2020
Stripe acquires Nigeria’s Paystack — Game changer for Africa fintech
Stripe acquires Nigeria’s Paystack — Game changer for Africa fintech
Macro Analysis / Nigeria

Nigeria's power sector crisis

Nigeria privatised its power sector in November 2013, but not much has improved since. This results in only 69% collections by the distribution companies (or DISCOs) leading to underpayments to the state-owned Nigerian Bulk Electricity Trading (NBET)...
Tellimer Research Vahaj Ahmed
Vahaj Ahmed @ Tellimer Research 13 October 2020
Nigeria's power sector crisis in six charts
Nigeria's power sector crisis in six charts
Macro Analysis / Global

How Nigeria’s banks are hunting for the next pot of gold

Shortly after the 2008/09 Global Financial Crisis, the ‘universal banking’ model was halted in Nigeria, with banks given two major options: spin off non-banking subsidiaries or adopt a holding company (holdco) structure. For context, annual pension c...
Tellimer Research Busola Jeje
Busola Jeje @ Tellimer Research 5 October 2020
How Nigeria’s banks are hunting for the next pot of gold
How Nigeria’s banks are hunting for the next pot of gold
Strategy Note / Global

Food delivery apps and the scramble for market share in EM

Technology and innovation have transformed the digital food delivery industry over the past five years, morphing it into a US$110bn business that has reshaped dining habits and disrupted traditional restaurant models. We estimate that Uber Eats has b...
Tellimer Research Nirgunan Tiruchelvam
Nirgunan Tiruchelvam @ Tellimer Research 4 October 2020
Food delivery apps and the scramble for market share in EM
Food delivery apps and the scramble for market share in EM