Supreme court dismisses Ecobank appeals
The Supreme Court of Nigeria has dismissed three appeals filed by Ecobank Nigeria Plc against Honeywell group for lack of merit. In a unanimous decision by the learned justices of the apex court, the court ruled that Ecobank’s appeals were frivolous. The court of Appeal had on March 30, 2016 also ruled against the bank.…
‘Borrowing without paying is robbing a generation’
Mr. Ade Ayeyemi is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, the parent company of Ecobank Nigeria. The consummate banker and helmsman of the pan-African lender with the highest footprint on the continent, has traversed the banking industry, with experience spanning several institutions and at various top management levels, at home and abroad.…
Ecobank Nigeria appoints Akinwuntan as MD designate
The Board of Directors of Ecobank Nigeria Limited has announced, the appointment of Patrick Akinwuntan as the Managing Director designate of Ecobank Nigeria, subject to the approval of the Central Bank of Nigeria.
Ecobank partners Total Nigeria on agency banking
ECOBANK Nigeria has announced a strategic partnership with Total Nigeria Limited, to offer agency banking services at Total filling stations nationwide. The scheme will commence with 100 selected stations to ensure members of the public carried out their financial transactions such as deposits, withdrawals and account opening at Ecobank Xpress Points. …
Old Mutual, Ecobank seal pact to deepen insurance penetration
To further grow insurance awareness and penetration in Nigeria, Old Mutual General Insurance and Old Mutual Life have entered into Bancassurance agreement with Ecobank Nigeria to offer insurance products and services to existing and prospective customers in Nigeria.
Highlights From French President Macron's Visit To New Afrika Shrine
Late Tuesday, French President Macron touched down in Lagos during his visit to Nigeria to talk security and boost culture ties and went directly to the Shrine, where he praised Nollywood -- Nigeria's massive film industry -- and the country's music. Describing the concert hall as "iconic", Macron said that "we have to build a…
Trace, EcoBank Host Cultural Event At New Afrika Shrine During French President Macron's Visit
As part of a cultural event organised by Trace, the President of France, Emmanuel Macron, is on an official visit to Lagos where he will announce the launch of the Season of African Cultures 2020 in France. Global broadcast and digital afro urban media group TRACE will host and organise the high profile meeting between…
Ecobank takes financial inclusion to campuses
Thousands of students across various tertiary institutions in the country have been on-boarded on the Ecobank Mobile App, as the lender’s financial inclusion campaign on campuses, titled: “Ecobank Xpress Campus Storm” currently sweeps across the country’s universities and polytechnics.
Expert tasks secretaries, administrators on maintaining competitive edge
There is the need for members of Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN) to maintain competitive edge at all time, the Chairman of Ecobank, John Aboh has said.
Ecobank, Kwara partner on e-governnace solutions
Ecobank has entered into a strategic partnership with the Kwara State Government and South Gate Technologies on land administration.This move, aimed at blocking revenue leakages, entails the computerisation of the end-to-end processes of all land related matters in the state as opposed to the manually driven system.
Ecobank MD explains decision to partner with Okpekpe Race
Ecobank Managing Director, Charles Kie has explained that the bank decided to partner with Okpekpe International 10Km Road Race because the objective of the organisers matches that of his bank. Speaking in Lagos at the weekend after registering to run at the race, Kie assured stakeholders that the bank would continue to throw its weight…