Access Bank Introduces SWIFTPAY to support SMEs

Posted by - March 3, 2021

In the bid to facilitate payments between SMEs and their retail customers, Access bank Plc has unveiled SWIFTPAY. The solution is a digital payment service that facilitates the receipt of business payments by enabling customers make quick, easy and secure digital payments on social media platforms to merchants. The Group, Head, Emerging Businesses, Access Bank

Ecobank Nigeria Unveils Money Transfer Via SMS, WhatsApp

Posted by - February 10, 2021

Ecobank Nigeria has said its customers can now transfer funds by email, SMS and Whatsapp – which are new features available on the bank’s Mobile App. The bank disclosed this in a statement. Speaking, Head, Consumer Banking Ecobank Nigeria, Olukorede Demola-Adeniyi, said the initiative was part of the bank’s innovation in digital banking, enabling customers

EEDC begins Free mass Meter Roll-out to customers

Posted by - January 27, 2021

The Enugu Electricity Distribution PLC (EEDC) has commenced mass meter roll-out to its customers under the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP). The NMMP is an initiative of the federal government designed to ensure speedy deployment of meters to electricity customers, as a conscious way of closing the identified metering gap in the sector. According to

NAICOM collaborates with NYSC to foster insurance awareness, penetration

Posted by - October 8, 2020

In a bid to deepen insurance penetration in the country, the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has revealed plans to collaborate with the National Youths Service Corps (NYSC) so as to promote insurance sensitisation and awareness. The Head, Market Development of NAICOM, Adeyemi Abubakar, made this known at a seminar recently. Abubakar said the strategy of

Stanbic Bank Ghana reiterates commitment to customers’ welfare

Posted by - October 8, 2020

Head, Power and Infrastructure – Corporate and Investment Banking of Stanbic Bank Ghana, Sydney Nii Ayitey Tetteh, has reiterated the bank’s commitment to supporting all clients who have been adversely affected by the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly in the infrastructure space. According to Sydney Tetteh, players within the airline and freight industry have

Google introduces new initiative for Nonprofits Organization in Nigeria

Posted by - July 3, 2020

Google has unveiled Google for Nonprofits in Nigeria. The initiative aims to empower not-for-profit organizations by providing them with free premium services. For organizations that qualify, Google for Nonprofits gives access to a collection of premium apps – the same tools large enterprise corporations use, at no cost. Once approved, qualifying nonprofits can gain access

Ecobank signs Strategic Partnership with Google on e-Learning

Posted by - May 11, 2020

Ecobank Group is leveraging its distribution and partner networks to raise awareness of literacy apps in the Google Play Store to support the education of children who are at home due to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to a statement, the bank is committed to protecting the health, safety and wellbeing of its customers across Africa.

Ikeja Electric names Soetan as Acting CEO

Posted by - February 28, 2020

The Ikeja Electric Plc has announced the appointment of Mrs. Folake Soetan as its Acting Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective March 2, 2020. According to a statement by the firm’s Head, Corporate Communication, Mr. Felix Ofulue, Mrs Soetan takes over from Dr. Anthony Youdeowei, who has been the CEO for the last four years. Youdeowei

Sterling Bank Opens new Hub to Support MSMEs

Posted by - February 24, 2020

In its continued effort to support and promote micro small scale enterprises (MSMEs) and skills development in Nigeria, Sterling Bank Plc has announced recently the creation of The Business Hub (TBH) in Lagos. According to the bank, the Business Hub was created in line with the bank’s strategy to create an enabling environment for young