Access Bank launches digital lending portal to empower SMEs

Posted by - June 24, 2020

As part of its effort to provide access to finance for SMEs to grow and expand their businesses, Access bank Plc has launched a digital lending portal, ‘Cashflow Loans by Access’, which is a solution for business owners to access loans easily from the comfort of their homes via an online platform while staying safe.

Sanda Ojiambo appointed United Nations Global Compact Executive Director

Posted by - May 25, 2020

Safaricom’s Head of Sustainable Business and Social Impact, has been appointed as the Executive Director of the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. The announcement was made by United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres. Sanda who will assume the role from June 17 will take over from Denmark’s Lise Kingo who

Tullow names Rahul Dhir as new CEO

Posted by - April 21, 2020

Tullow Oil plc has announced the appointment of Rahul Dhir as Chief Executive Officer and an Executive Director of the Group,effective from 1 July 2020. Dorothy Thompson, currently Executive Chair of Tullow, will return to her position as Non-Executive Chair after a limited period of handover. Rahul brings extensive leadership experience in oil and gas to

Access Bank unveils new product for Customers 

Posted by - March 10, 2020

One of the leading financial institutions in Nigeria, Access Bank plc has unveiled TraderLite, an account that enables micro businesses, with turnover of between N50, 000 – N1 million operate their businesses with their individual name or registered business name. Speaking at the new launch, Victor Etuokwu, Executive Director, Retail Banking, Access Bank plc, said

FCMB Appoints Mr. Olufemi Badeji as an Executive Director

Posted by - October 7, 2019

The financial services provider FCMB Group Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Olufemi Badeji to the Board as Executive Director – Corporate and Investment Banking, following the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria with effect from October 2, 2019. Femi holds a BSc. degree (magna cum laude) in Electrical Engineering, with a minor

AIICO Appoints Olusola Ajayi as Executive Director

Posted by - September 9, 2019

The Board of Directors of AIICO Insurance Plc has announced the appointment of Mr. Olusola Ajayi as the new Executive Director in furtherance of the successful assessment and due approval by the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM). Hence, in this new position, he will oversee the Group Retail Division, with a mandate to drive growth across

Access Bank unveils Smartphone for Device Financing Scheme

Posted by - August 14, 2019

Nigeria’s leading retail bank, Access Bank Plc had gone out of their way to lead in innovative economic digital finance solutions, by introducing the Device Finance scheme in order to provide more Nigerians with access to credit. The scheme was initiated to provide salaried customers with the opportunity to purchase smartphones of their choice and

Oluwaseun Nelson appointed Executive Director of Neimeth

Posted by - July 2, 2019

The Board of Neimeth International Pharmaceuticals Plc has announced the appointment of Mrs. Temitayo O. Nelson as Executive Director, Finance. Mrs Nelson succeeds Chris U. Mmeje, who will be retiring as the Executive Director, Finance from the firm effective October, 2019. Chris joined the company and Board as Finance Director in April, 2008 and has

First Bank Appoints New Executive Director

Posted by - July 13, 2017

Abdullahi Ibrahim has been appointed by First Bank of Nigeria as an Executive Director. Prior to this appointment, Abdullahi held a position as the bank’s Group Executive, Retail Banking, North. Ibrahim’s appointment comes in line with the bank’s strong corporate governance credentials and best practice, ensuring that there is balance of knowledge, judgment and experience