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Heritage Bank, Afreximbank, Zamfara Sign $1billion Deal

Heritage Bank Plc, the African Export Import Bank and Zamfara State Government have signed a $1billion Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement in the areas of mining, agriculture, water resources and others, which the bank is the banker to the project. Another financial handler involved in the signing of the MoU was PAC Capital Limited, which […]

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FG Sets Up Task Force For Recovery of N5tn AMCON’S Debt

The Federal Government said it has set up a special task force for the recovery of over N5 trillion owed the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). Membership of the task force comprises the heads of AMCON, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU), the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) […]

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Ecobank Nigeria Retrieves Two Million Plastic Bottles From Lagos Streets

Pan African banking institution, Ecobank Nigeria has announced the successful removal of over two million plastic bottles in exchange for cash from the street of Lagos. The campaign which started in May targets to remove at least 4 million bottles from the environment being part of the bank’s environmental sustainability campaign. Ecobank had in May […]

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Union Bank Profit Growth continued In Half Year 2019 Medinat Ajibola

Nigeria’s major Financial institution, Union Bank of Nigeria Plc, has released its unaudited financial statement for the period ended June 30, 2019, which showed a sustained growth in profits. The result showed that the group profit after tax rose in the period by 3 percent from N11.5 billion in 2018 to N11.9 billion in the […]

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Heritage Bank’s Training Institute Gets CIBN Accreditation

Heritage Bank Plc’s training school, known as “The Refinery,” for new entrant staff has been accredited by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN). The Refinery supervised by the bank’s Human Capital Management Group was accredited by CIBN after assessing and evaluating its syllabus, curriculum and structure by panel of technocrats and seasoned bankers […]

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Zenith Bank Unveils Easy Online Dubai Visa Application

Nigeria’s major financial institution, Zenith Bank Plc has introduced a new feature on its internet banking platform that allows customers apply for Dubai Visa and make the associated Visa fee payment effortlessly. According to the bank, the new offering is aimed at creating a more convenient and efficient way for Nigerians to apply for Dubai […]

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African Presidents, Global Leaders Tackle Job Creation, Youth Empowerment at 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Forum -150 SME owners from across 20 African countries exhibit at the UBA Marketplace

The just concluded 5th edition of the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) Entrepreneurship Forum, witnessed the presence of five African Presidents and thousands of young African entrepreneurs who converged for the most influential gathering in the African entrepreneurship ecosystem. Job creation and youth empowerment were the key themes tackled at the Forum. More than 5,000 participants […]

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UBA Lists Benefits of UBA’ Marketplace initiative

Nigeria’s Pan African financial institution, United Bank For Africa (UBA), has listed ten major reasons why the 2019 Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), a yearly forum for young African Entrpreneurs to showcase their skills, is offering a significant and innovative initiative, the UBA Marketplace an offline shopping experince at the august event to all participants. The […]

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Transcorp Sees Positive Outlook

The President/CEO of Nigeria,s conglomerate, Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) Plc Valentine Ozigbo, has projected improved performance for the conglomerate in the remaining quarters of 2019, in spite of the inclement operating environment. Transcorp Plc recorded a decline in its half year revenue and profit before tax to N37.762 billion and N5.05 billion respectively, due […]

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REDTV to Light Up #UBAmarketplace 2019 With Creative Panel Sessions, Fashion Shows, Cinema, Concert

An expected large audience, comprising Youths and adults are in for a great time at the #UBAMarketplace2019 as UBA’s award winning online network, REDTV has lined up a number of exciting acts to keep visitors and participants entertained during the two-day event which will take place on July 26th and 27th 2019. The UBAMarketplace2019 will […]

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Christine Lagarde, IMF Chief resigns

Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ms Christine Lagarde on Tuesday announced her intention to step down from her position, effective September 12. She would be taking over as head of European Central Bank (ECB). In a statement she released, Lagarde who had on July 2, temporarily relinquished the position t contest the ECN […]

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120 SMEs to display goods and services at UBA’s Marketplace 2019 Africa’s Biggest Event -World Presidents, Dignitaries, Celebrities to attend Olusegun Edwards

Pan African financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc is set to host over 20,000 visitors, 100 small and medium enterprises and leading private and public sector players from across Africa, at the continent’s biggest entrepreneurial fair tagged #theUBAmarketplace2019 in Abuja, Nigeria. The event, which will be held on July 26th and 27th 2019, […]

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