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UBA To Expand Footprint To 25 African Countries

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group recently held its first ever Senior Leadership Forum reflecting the strategic importance and growth potential of its pan-African business. UBA Group Chairman Mr. Tony O. Elumelu convened the Forum to review the impressive growth that the bank’s African network had made over the past 11 years and to […]

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Fidelity Bank Appoints Balarabe As New GMD

In the absence of the Managing  Director/Chief Executive, Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo, the Board of Directors of Fidelity Bank Plc has appointed the Executive Director, North, Alhaji Mohammed Lawal Balarabe as the Acting Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Fidelity Bank Plc. with immediate effect subject to regulatory approval. The Bank reassures all its stakeholders including […]

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CHAIRMAN OF UBA GROUP, TONY ELUMELU HONOURED WITH LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD IN ABIDJAN

At the 5th edition of the annual forum, CGECI Academy 2016, the Ivorian National Council of Employers, General Confederation of Enterprises of Côte d’Ivoire (CGECI) presented African businessman and investor, Tony Elumelu, with its 2016 CGECI Lifetime Achievement Award on April 21, 2016 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The formal presentation was to honour Mr. Elumelu […]

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Ikeja Electric targets 15,000 meters monthly

Ikeja Electric, one of the nation’s electricity distribution companies, has said it is targeting at least 15,000 customers monthly in its ongoing prepaid metering programme. The company said the metering programme had started in all its six business units, adding that transformers and feeders were also being metered. The Head, Corporate Communications, Ikeja Electric, Mr. […]

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GTBank empowers Female Entrepreneurs in Africa, remains leading SME global partne

Foremost African financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has partnered African-focused entrepreneurship accelerator, She Leads Africa (SLA) and the Work in Progress! Alliance (Oxfam and VC4Africa) to launch the She Leads Africa Accelerator, a 3 month program designed to identify, support and fund the next generation of Nigeria’s brightest female entrepreneurs. The Entrepreneur Showcase is […]