Ecobank engages new set of graduates in training

In keeping with its talent development strategy, a new set of graduate trainees commenced their entry level development programme today (August 14) at the state-of- the-art Ecobank Nigeria Academy in Lagos. The training programme which was launched in July this year is an intensive 8-week medley of learning interventions for fresh graduates. The first set […]

Keystone realigns strategy towards sustained business growth, appoints 3 new EDs

Keystone Bank Limited, one of Nigeria’s tier-2 lenders, has announced the appointment of Tijani Aliyu, Olaniran Olayinka and Lawal Jibrin Ahmed in the capacity of executive directors as part of the bank’s strategy to realign its operations for sustained business growth. Umaru Modibbo, chairman, Keystone bank, said the promotion of the three former general managers […]

Ayo Adepoju becomes Ecobank’s new CFO

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, the Lome-based parent company of Ecobank Group, has announced the appointment of Ayo Adepoju as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Adepoju, the new CFO, was also named a member of the company’s group executive committee. The new official, whose appointment takes immediate effect, will report directly to the group chief executive […]

UBA discloses inability to meet half -year filing deadline

The board of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has disclosed that it would not able to submit the company’s financial statements for the period ended June 30, 2019 at the required time. Firms listed on the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) are expected by the listings rules to file their half year reports on or […]

Malabu Scandal:We did no wrong, JPMorgan tells British court

Banking giant, JP Morgan, on Wednesday told an appeal court that it acted in line with its legal mandate when it allowed the transfer of $875million from an account held by Nigeria to a shell company run by a former Nigerian oil minister, Dan Etete. Rosalind Phelps of Fountain Court chambers, representing the bank, told […]

EY, Open Banking Nigeria inks deal to boost financial service offerings

In a move that would enhance the service offerings of players in the Nigerian financial services industry, Ernst & Young (EY), a global professional services firm, has finalised arrangements with Open Banking Nigeria to develop and advocate for a standard Application Programming Interface (API) for the country’s financial services industry. Open Banking Nigeria is Nigeria’s […]