FirstBank now Sustaining 100 Million Monthly Transactions in Nigeria

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s Most Valuable Bank Brand, has been recognised by Interswitch Group, Africa’s leading integrated payment and transaction processing company, as the first financial institution in Read More →

FirstBank Drives Accessibility through Lifestyle-Driven Banking Offerings

As the most valuable banking brand in Nigeria, with over 120 years of banking heritage, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been on a journey of strength and dynamism committed Read More →

WorldRemit Calls for Urgent Restoration of Money Transfers to Nigeria

WorldRemit, a leading online remittance provider, is calling for the urgent restoration of money transfers to Nigeria as draconian new rules leave virtually all money transfer operators (MTOs) unable to Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria Announces New Board Appointments

FBN Holdings Plc, the leading and most diversified financial services group in Nigeria, announced new Board appointments in the FBN Holdings Group, effective July 19 2016. The appointments have been Read More →

Entersekt’s Two-factor Authentication now Available in Nigeria

First Authentication Services Limited (FASL) has partnered with Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-enabled digital banking security, to make Transakt available in Nigeria. Transakt is a patented two-factor authentication and app Read More →

UBA and Mastercard Announce Pan African Partnership

United Bank Africa (UBA) and Mastercard have announced a partnership which will see UBA act as the issuer for MasterCard in 18 new markets in Africa. The partnership which came Read More →

First Bank of Nigeria, Targets 10 Million New Customers with Agency Banking, As Fitch Affirms its Stable on Viability Ratings

Nigeria’s premier financial Institution and most valuable bank brand, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, is targeting to grow its customer base by over 10 million new customers in the next Read More →

PCIDSS Recertify Skye Bank’s Robust, Secured E-channels

Skye Bank Plc., one of Nigeria’s Systemically Important Banks (SIB), has been re-certified and presented with Certificate of Compliance to the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard PCIDSS version 3.1 Read More →

Has Africa Been Left Behind by Formal Financial Services?

Has Africa been left behind by formal retail financial services? This is the question posed by the African Financial Retail Readiness Index (AFRRI). The first annual AFRRI report looks at Read More →

Ringier Africa Deals Group Acquires Nigerian Online Shopping Platform DealDey

Ringier Africa Deals Group, a newly-founded joint venture between Swiss Ringier Africa AG and South African Silvertree Internet Holdings (Pty) Ltd, announces it has acquired one of Nigeria’s biggest Read More →
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