Gov. Godwin Emefiele, CON,  5 year Policy Thrust of Central Bank of Nigeria.  2019 – 2024
Good morning Ladies and Gentlemen and thank you for your presence at this Press Briefing. You would all recall that on 05 June 2014; following my assumption of office as the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, I addressed a similar gathering to share with you my vision... Read more
UBA Foundation Celebrates International Day of the African Child, with Special Reading, Mentoring Sessions
UBA Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, on Monday, joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Day of the African Child. The day which has been set aside by the United Nations to celebrate children in Africa, recognises the... Read more
Winners emerge in Zenith Bank’s sponsored Microsoft championship
The 2019 Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) World Championship, sponsored by Zenith Bank, has produced six national winners who will be representing Nigeria at the World Championship taking place in New York, USA from July 28 – 31, 2019. In a statement, the lender said that the championship is organized... Read more
Jim Ovia expresses optimism for more investment in Nigerian economy
The Founder/Chairman of Zenith Bank, Mr. Jim Ovia has expressed optimism for more investments in the Nigerian economy. This is coming few days ahead of the second-quarter earnings season with investors keen on expected future earnings as a guide to positioning for investments in the Nigerian market. According to... Read more
First Bank House of Fraud…Manager arraigned for stealing N52.6m
Majority of First Bank’s customers are wondering when the incessant fraud that continued to rear its ugly head in the bank will be checkmated as a customer relationship manager with First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Kehinde Adewuyi, was on Tuesday arraigned before the Igbosere Magistrates’ Court for allegedly converting... Read more
Buhari Nominates Emefiele For Second Term
The news emanating from the presidential villa is a  favourable one as President Muhammudu Buhari has concluded arrangements to give the Governor of Central Bank. Mr. Godwin Emefiele, a second term. Sources said that President Muhammdu Buhari sent a letter to the Senate President seeking the confirmation of the... Read more
Access Bank to splash N60m on 1,000 customers in DiamondXtra promo
Access Bank Plc said that over 1,000 DiamondXtra customers would be rewarded with the sum of N60 million in the first DiamondXtra quarterly draw. Victor Etuokwu, Access Bank Executive Director, Retail Banking, who stated this in Lagos, said that the bank would continue to reward loyal customers. Etuokwu said... Read more
Zenith Bank woos customers with N0.00 Account opening
This is good news for new customers of Zenith Bank. With a N0.00 naira, new customers can now open any type of account with one of the biggest banks in Nigeria. The gladdening news is coming for the umpteenth time from the stable of foremost Nigeria’s financial services provider... Read more
Fidelity Bank begins 2019 on a high, posts strong Q1 results
Fidelity Bank Plc in its Q1’19 unaudited financial report released to the investing public on Thursday 25th April 2019, recorded an increase of 11.8% and 28.4% in Gross Earnings and Profit After Tax (PAT) respectively. The increase in the group’s Gross Earnings was jointly impacted by a 3% increase... Read more
Access Bank Shareholders Get 25kobo Final Dividend
Shareholders of Access Bank Plc on Thursday approved the final payment of 25kobo dividend. Speaking during the  Annual General Meeting in Lagos, the Shareholders also commended the Board and Management of the Bank on the successful merger with Diamond bank. The payment of 25 kobo by the bank brings... Read more