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FirstBank Demystifying Financial Inclusion with XploreFirst

Worried by the increasing rate of the unbanked population, the Federal Government, through the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), kicked off a campaign in 2012 to achieve 80 per cent Read More →

Zenith Bank Appoints Ebenezer Onyeagwu as the New Chief Executive Officer

Zenith Bank Plc. has announced the appointment of Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu as the Group Managing Director/CEO of the bank effective June 1, 2019, subject to the Central Bank of Nigeria Read More →

Mastercard Supports African Payment Innovation through Engage Partnership Platform

Mastercard is expanding its Engage programme in sub-Saharan Africa, with the first Engage events in Nigeria and Kenya to introduce local fintech innovators to its broad partnership opportunities. Mastercard Engage, launched Read More →

FirstBank Hits N1 Trillion in Transactions Processed through its Firstmonie Network; Spearheads the Financial Inclusion Drive

Nigeria’s premier financial services provider and Bank of first choice, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that its Firstmonie network has processed a cumulative transaction value of N1 trillion Read More →

Shoprite Nigeria Lauded for Promoting Cashless Transactions

In a first for the retailer, Shoprite Nigeria was among the winners at this year’s Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards. The retailer won in the category Merchants (Point of Read More →

FCMB Female Staff Launches Zero-Interest Loan for SMEs

Women entrepreneurs in Nigeria who desire affordable and convenient funding to boost their respective businesses, can now do so. This is because Women in Business at First City Monument Bank Limited Read More →

GTBank Reaffirms Commitment to Digital Banking

The Group Chief Executive Officer of the Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) Plc, Mr. Segun Agbaje has said the bank is committed to building a strong robust banking platform to drive Read More →

Access, Diamond Bank Says Not Worried About Telco Led Financial Inclusion

Kenya’s Safaricom, the telecommunication company that is driving the country’s financial inclusion through mobile money is bigger than most of the country’s banks. Investigation by Businessday revealed that some Nigerian banks Read More →

FirstBank Partners The Nigerian Army to Deepen Financial Inclusion

The Nigeria Army in conjunction with First Bank of Nigeria Limited on Tuesday launched “Agent Banking Scheme” for army personnel at the 20 Battalion Serti in Taraba. The Chief of Army Read More →

FirstBank and Azuri Partner to Bring Solar to Millions and Deepen Financial Inclusion in Nigeria

First Bank of Nigeria Limited and Azuri Technologies, a leader in pay-as-you-go solar technology, has announced a unique partnership that will help deepen financial inclusion in Nigeria while bringing affordable, Read More →

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