Category: Business

TAJBank Wins Best Islamic Bank for Marketing & Growth Strategy

TAJBank has won the award for Best Islamic Bank for marketing & growth strategy at the Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) 2020. Receiving the award on behalf of the bank, the Managing Director, Norfadelizan Abdul Rahman noted “We are honoured to be recognised as the Best Islamic Bank for marketing & growth Strategy at GIFA.…

UBA Business Series to Support SME’s, Business Owners with Brand Positioning, Marketing Strategies

In its continuous bid to support the growth of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and equip them with the necessary tools to strengthen and sustain their businesses, Pan African Financial Institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc is set to organise another edition of its quarterly UBA Business Series. The UBA Business Series which…

UBA CEO Appointed to US EXIM’s Sub-Saharan Africa Advisory Committee

Sola Yomi-Ajayi, the CEO of the United Bank for Africa (UBA)’s operations in the United States, has been appointed to the Export-Import Bank of the United States (US EXIM) Committee on Sub-Saharan Africa for 2020/2021. Established by the US Congress, the Sub-Saharan Africa Advisory Committee provides guidance and advice regarding US EXIM policies and programmes…

GTBank Releases 2020 Half Year Result, declares Profit before Tax of ₦109.7Billion

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2020 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. The half year result reflects GTBank’s leading position as one of the best managed financial institutions in Africa. The Bank’s loan book grew by 8.1% from ₦1.502trillion recorded as at…

UBA Delivers N300.6 Billion Gross Earnings, Declares 17k Interim Dividend

Africa’s leading financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has announced its audited financial results for the half year ended June 30, 2020, showing commendable growth across key performance indices as well as increased contribution from its African subsidiaries. Notwithstanding the challenging business and economic environment occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic, the pan African…

Heritage Bank to Stimulate Economic Growth with Youth Empowerment Schemes

As part of its further response to deal with the global economic challenge occasioned by COVID-19, Heritage Bank Plc has reiterated commitment to deepen its support to young entrepreneurs in Nigeria to grow their businesses either as start-ups or prospective business owners. This is in line with its culture as timeless wealth partners, which would…

SBI Media to Launch 9PSB into Nigeria’s $8 Billion Payment Service Banking Industry

Nigeria’s next-generation marketing communications group, SBI Media Limited is now poised to launch 9PSB, a pioneer player of payment service banking. The imminent launch of 9PSB was given the green-light after the Central Bank of Nigeria announced the approval of an operational license to provide immersive financial services to Africa’s most populous market and more…