MD of GCB Bank Awarded CEO of The Year, Banking

The Managing Director of GCB Bank PLC, Mr Kofi Adomakoh, has been adjudged CEO of the Year, Banking, for 2021. The award was presented to him at the 6th CEO Summit held at the Kempinski Gold Coast City Hotel, Accra, on Monday, May 30 2022, for his sterling performance in the banking sector. The summit

Entersekt announces New Investment from PAPE Fund 3

Entersekt, a global leader in device identity and payment authentication, today announced a new investment from PAPE Fund 3 (PAPE), an established mid-market South African private equity fund. The transaction was signed on 24 May 2022 and follows an investment by Silicon Valley-based Accel-KKR in December 2021. Entersekt was founded in Stellenbosch in 2010. The

I&M Bank Limited Launches Enhanced Offerings for its Corporate, MSME and Retail Customers

The new value propositions are expected to simplify banking through solutions that are tailor-made to customers dynamic needs I&M Bank Limited has launched an enhanced set of customer solutions under its iMara 2.0 strategy as part of the Bank’s continued efforts to meet its Corporate, MSME and retail customers’ financial needs. The new value propositions

FBNholdings Delivers a Stelar Performance of 99% Growth in FY 2021, Declares N166.7 Billion Profit Before Tax

FBN Holdings Plc. (“FBNH” or “FBNHoldings” or the “Group”) today announces its audited results for the financial year ended 31 December 2021. As a financial service holding company, driving synergies remains a critical part of our strategy and has been integrated into every aspect of our delivery model. We pride ourselves in the uniqueness of

Abbey Mortgage Bank Rebounds, Reports N622 Million Profit in 2021

Abbey Mortgage Bank Plc has reported an impressive performance for the year 2021. During the year the bank had a rebound in its result, recording a N622 million profit from a loss of N4.3 billion in the previous year.The year 2021 was indeed a positive one for the bank as evident by its improved income,

Sokin Expands Payments Partnership with Mastercard across the Region

Sokin has teamed up with Mastercard to connect consumers in 39 new markets to payments services that are more open and transparent, removing the barriers that have historically hindered access and financial inclusion The partnership has been expanded to help consumers make transactions on their own terms Sokin, the new generation fintech payment firm, has

Equity Introduces Chat Banking on Social Media

Equity Virtual Assistant (EVA) chatbot is Equity’s latest addition to self-service digital banking EVA, offers Equity customers a seamless interactive banking social media platforms: WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and Telegram. EVA chatbot facilitates digital banking transactions and customer support services anytime anywhere. This latest innovation reaffirms the Bank’s commitment to continue giving customers the freedom, choice

Skaleet and Mobiblanc Announce Partnership for a Cutting-Edge Technology to Serve Banks Across Africa

The partnership will ensure that financial institutions have the capacities to launch new digital and innovative financial solutions that they can provide to their customers. Skaleet (, an international fintech providing a next-generation Core Banking Platform (CBP), has partnered today with Mobiblanc, an Agile Digital Services Entreprise (ESN), to offer turnkey solutions to financial institutions

Oyo Diocese Gets Microfinance Bank Approval

The approval, coming coincidentally during the pastoral visit of the bishop Most Reverend Emmanuel Adetoyese Badejo to the Oke Ogun area is directly from the Central Bank of Nigeria The joy of the people of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo (, especially those of Iwajowa Local Government and the entire Oke Ogun area, which population

Market Insight: Transforming Customer Journeys, CR2 in partnership with IBS Intelligence

READ THE REPORT HERE A continuously evolving landscape, cutting-edge competition and rising customer expectations have become a rule of thumb to adapt to in almost every industry, and banking and financial services. Banks and financial institutions need to be digitally transformed to deliver a consistent banking experience, whether online or in retail. In a study by The Financial