New TEF boss to ensure $100m programme impact across Africa and global ecosystem

Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu, newly appointed chief executive for Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), has assumed her new role which will focus on scaling the impact of the 10-year $100million Tony Elumelu entrepreneurship programme and strengthen relationships between the African and the global entrepreneurship ecosystem. This the company revealed in a statement, Tuesday, adding that Ugochukwu in her […]

Shareholders approve Transcorp Hotel’s  N1.14bn dividend 

Shareholders of Transcorp Hotels Plc, have approved a final dividend of N1.14 billion for the 2018 financial year.  The final dividend which represents 15 kobo per ordinary share, is a 20 percent improvement over the 12 kobo per ordinary share paid for 2017.  The shareholders who approved the dividend at the company’s 5th Annual General Meeting (AGM), also […]

Access Bank subsidiaries contribute 116% to group profit in 2018

Subsidiaries of Access Bank Plc contributed 116 percent of the overall group profit of the bank, Herbert Wigwe, CEO and managing director has revealed. According to him, an effective implementation of the bank’s overall strategy, led to the Bank’s subsidiaries to Group profits growing by 116 percent to N27.9 billion. The banking group’s recently released […]

First Bank group plans 125km “Relay Walk” to mark anniversary

First Bank of Nigeria Plc and other corporate entities in the FBN Holdings group would jointly have a 125km relay walk to celebrate the bank’s 125 years of unbroken business operations in commemoration of its 125 years anniversary, on Saturday March 16, 2019. The bank disclosed this in an emailed statement as a follow up […]

Coronation wins top investment bank in Nigeria

Coronation Merchant Bank has been named the best investment bank in Nigeria by Global Finance magazine in its 20th annual World’s Best Investment Banks. After a series of exclusive surveys, which will be published in the April 2019 issue, the world-renowned financial magazine recognized Coronation Merchant Bank as the Best Investment Bank in Nigeria along with Barclays, […]

FirstBank boosts customer experience with cash back offer on card use


First Bank Nigeria Limited is running a campaign, which aims primarily to delight customers, by seeking new methods of giving a memorable experience through the usage of their varied card services. The bank launched a four-month campaign scheduled to end September 2018 giving customers who use their cards for international transactions the privileged to be […]