Top Financial Blogs in Nigeria

  • Top Financial Blogs in Nigeria

The recent surged in fake publications has impacted how the public perceived media platforms across the world. In Nigeria, blogs are synonymous with fake news and the majority of readers have to validate information on top platforms like Punchng, Thisday, etc before accepting it as ‘possible fact’. However, because of the sensitivity of financial information and implications on investment/business decision, it is important to list reliable, credible and relevant blogs that put in the time to authenticate reports, analysis, and data before publication.

Therefore, Investors King has compiled a list of top financial blogs in Nigeria to help investors, businesses and start-ups narrow down the cumbersome process of sieving out relevant information and then double checking to be sure it is real.

The rating takes into consideration credibility, product/service quality, team, relevance, and Alexa ranking.

Website Products/Services Quality Alexa Ranking Nig’s Ranking Business Ranking

Proshare NG

Proshare brings depth to financial and technical analysis, investigate reports, broader reach and engages in ethical reporting. Founder/Ceo, Olufemi Awoyemi, is a 1988 graduate of Accounting and a Fellow of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). 61,038 430 1

Business Day NG.

Business Day was founded in 2001 as a daily newspaper based in Lagos. Huge credibility both online and offline, detail analysis and wider reach. It is the only Nigerian newspaper with a bureau in Accra, Ghana. It is No 2 because a larger part of its content is only accessible to paying members. 109,274 2
Nairametrics Nairametrics is No 1 financial literacy and stock platform in Nigeria with a top-notch team drawn across the country. Founded by Ugochukwu Obi-chukwu, a chartered accountant with experience in Accounting, Corporate Finance, Financial Management, and Personal Finance. 52,564 390 3

Financial Nigeria

Financial Nigeria is the publisher of Financial Nigeria magazine – a monthly development & finance journal.  Femi Aribisala is the Chairman of the board, the company provides news and policy analyses on Nigeria and other frontier markets of sub-Saharan Africa. 929,375 11,934 4

Investors King

Investors King is No 1 platform in global economic analysis in Nigeria. Founded in 2010 by Samed Olukoya, a global foreign exchange research analyst, with broad experience in economic policy, Financial markets, startups, data analysis, python programming etc. 745,638 10,727 5
Financial Watch NG Financial Watch is the most ranked Nigerian financial blog.  However, it is ranked at No 6 because its core has changed in recent time to recruitment and other mainstream publications. Still, a credible platform. Founded by an ex-banker, Ezekiel Enejeta. 43,028 154 6
Business Post NG Business Post is one of the fastest growing business/financial media in Nigeria, managed by Dipo Olowookere, who has worked on the Business Desks of some leading newspapers in Nigeria before joining Business Post. 407,113 3,930 7
Invest Advocate InvestAdvocate is another fast-rising financial blog with a credible team and physical office. 947,965 13,585 8

The list will be updated from time to time, but if you think your website/business deserves to be on the list kindly contact us with the said site for evaluation.

About the Author

Samed Olukoya
CEO/Founder Investors King Ltd, a foreign exchange research analyst, contributing author on New York based Talk Markets and Investing.com, with over a decade long experience in the global financial market. Contact Samed on Twitter: @sameolukoya; Email: [email protected]; Tel: +2347065163489.

2 Comments on "Top Financial Blogs in Nigeria"

  1. Raphael Orji | May 24, 2019 at 8:45 am | Reply

    Hello Samed,
    Thank you for taking out time to compile this list.

    I’ve been reading your posts recently and I must say I do appreciate the way you write and how you care to keep it smart.

    Look forward to reading more in depth posts on this niche.
    Thank you.

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