FIDELITY BANK LAUNCHES GAIM SEASON 4 TO PROMOTE CULTURE OF SAVINGS

Fidelity Bank Plc, top Nigerian lender last Thursday announced the introduction of a new savings campaign in Lagos, as part of concerted efforts to promote the culture of savings amongst Nigerians. The Savings campaign which will ride primarily on digital technologies is one of the many initiatives of the bank aimed at rewarding new and […]

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‘CREDIBLE ID MANAGEMENT WILL FOSTER ACCESS TO CREDIT’- HERITAGE BANK MD IFIE SEKIBO SPEAKS

The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, MD/CEO, Heritage Bank, Mr Ifie Sekibo , has stressed the need for the federal government to work towards creating a credible and strong identity management towards expanding access to credit in the country. Sekibo noted that while the Bank Verification Number (BVN) has been able to create a […]

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SOUTH AFRICA GRANTS AIR PEACE RIGHTS TO OPERATE DAILY FLIGHTS

The ministry of foreign affairs says the South African government had granted Air Peace’s request to commence commercial flights to Johannesburg, South Africa. Ferdinard Nwoye, a spokesperson for the ministry, made this known in a statement released in Abuja on Monday. “The Ministry of Foreign Affairs wishes to inform that the South African Government has […]

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AFFC LAUDS HERITAGE BANK ON YOUTH, ENTERTAINMENT DEVT

African Freestyle Football (AFFC) Championship 2019 in collaboration with World Freestyle Football Association (WFFA) have commended Heritage Bank Plc for its pivotal role in enhancing youth development and engendering the Nigeria’s entertainment space on the world’s stage. The 2019 African Freestyle Football Championship ended on a high note, with defending champion Abdul Titi Kone of […]

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OLAMIDE, FLAVOUR, OTHERS THRILL FANS AT ZENITH BANK ASPIRE MUSIC FESTIVAL

It was a night filled with magnificence and splendor as music lovers and fun-seekers were treated to topnotch entertainment at the Zenith Bank Aspire Music Festival which held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Harbour Point Event Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. The musical festival lived up to its billing as the most anticipated entertainment […]

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ACCESS BANK, BARCLAYS, OTHERS LAUNCH GLOBAL PRINCIPLES FOR RESPONSIBLE BANKING

Nigeria’s sustainability champion, Access Bank Plc., yesterday, launched the Global Principles for Responsible Banking as one of the Founding Signatories alongside other global banks. This is a further commitment to strategically align its business with the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. By signing the Principles, Access Bank is demonstrating its […]

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THE NEXT TITAN SEASON-6: HERITAGE BANK CONTINUES TO BOOST ENTREPRENEURSHIP AMONG YOUTHS

Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking service provider has again thrown its usual support behind the organizer of The Next Titan, so as to have a better and improved season six of the programme. This year’s edition of the reality TV show is again headlined by Heritage Bank and is targeted at giving young […]

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OSINBAJO INAUGURATES COMMITTEE TO RECOVER N5TR AMCON DEBTS

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday inaugurated an inter-agency committee to recover the N5 trillion debts owed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). A statement by the Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity to the Vice President, Laolu Akande, disclosed this on Tuesday. The statement said that members of the committee include heads […]

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ACCESS BANK GIVES N5 BILLION TO DIAMONDXTRA CUSTOMERS

Leading financial institution, Access Bank Plc. has rewarded loyal customers in its DiamondXtra scheme with over N5 billion its commencement. DiamondXtra is on its Season 11 and has consistently held draws for 11 years. Head Retail Products, Access Bank, Mr. Rob Giles revealed at the DiamondXtra quarterly cheque presentation ceremony held recently in Lagos He […]

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ACCESS BANK DECLARES 25K INTERIM DIVIDEND AS FIRST POST-MERGER H1 PBT HITS N74.1BN

Access Bank Group’s audited H1 results released to the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) on Thursday showed Gross Earnings of N324.4 billion, up 28% from N253.0 billion in the corresponding period of 2018. The growth in gross earnings was driven by 46% increase in interest income on the back of continued growth in the Bank’s core […]

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WHY NIGERIANS ARE JOINING DETTOL’S #NATIONALHANDWASHCHALLENGE

According to UNICEF, the prevalence rate of diarrhoea in Nigeria is 18.8%, accounting for an estimated 150,000 deaths yearly amongst children under five due to poor hygienic and sanitary practices. Since we cannot see, feel or smell bacteria, proper hand washing habits help protect you and your family and prevent bacteria from contaminating your food […]

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WEMA BANK PARTNERS BOI FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

Pioneer of Nigeria’s first fully digital bank ALAT, Wema Bank Plc. has empowered over 100 women in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sub-sector. The business advisory seminar, tagged; ‘Running A Profitable Business’ brought women entrepreneurs together from the bank’s Lagos Region. Speaking at the event, Regional Manager, Lagos Mainland, Wema Bank, Mrs Aramide […]

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ELUMELU TO JAPANESE GOVERNMENT: EMULATE THE TONY ELUMELU FOUNDATION, EMPOWER AFRICAN ENTREPRENEURS

Chairman of Heirs Holding and United Bank for Africa (UBA), Tony Elumelu, says the best way to ensure sustainable development in Africa is by investing in its entrepreneurs. Speaking at the ongoing Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) in Yokohama, Japan, Elumelu urged the Japanese government to invest 5% of its $50 billion commitment […]

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FATGBEMS PETROLEUM COMMISSIONS MEGA RETAIL OUTLET IN ABEOKUTA

One of Nigeria’s foremost independent petroleum product marketing company, Fatgbems Petroleum Company Limited has commissioned a mega retail station in the capital city of Ogun State, Abeokuta. The unique aesthetics of the new outlet restates the brand’s commitment to building a lasting identity and providing customers with real experience at every touch point. The retail […]

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