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Nigeria's stock market dominates foreign investments inflow with $48 billion in shares over ten years
Nigeria's economy attracted $114 billion in the past decade from foreign investors. They invested $48 billion in shares, making up 42% of total capital imports. The Banking and Finance sectors followed with $21.6 billion and $15.7 billion, respectively, accounting for a combined 33%. Manufacturing, Telecommunications, and Servicing sectors collectively attracted $19.2 billion. Businesses related to Trading, Agriculture, and Oil and Gas each received 2%. This distribution underscores investors' confidence in Nigeria's financial services sector over others.

Nigeria’s finance and insurance sector paid 119.6% more tax to the government in 2023
In 2023, businesses in Nigeria's finance and insurance sector paid ₦458.8 billion as taxes to the government, 119.6% more than in 2022. Those in the manufacturing sector also increased their payments and remain the top tax-paying sector in the country. Here are the top five sectors where businesses paid the most tax in 2023.

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