Zenith Bank women’s basketball league starts October 28
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has disclosed that its women league, sponsored by Zenith Bank plc., will tip off on October 28 in an abridged fashion. The NBBF said in a statement yesterday that the abridger format became due to the short window before the FIBA Africa Zone 3 Club Championship’s zonal elimination starting in…
“Corporate governance should go beyond the rules’
Peter Amangbo is the Group Managing Director/CEO of Zenith Bank Plc. Before now, he was a pioneer Non-Executive Director of Zenith Bank UK.
Who wants to be a billionaire?
Without the generosity of Kabiyesi, Oba Rilwanu Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos, I may not have gained entrance into the fertile mind of Jim Ovia, the founder and first chief executive of Zenith Bank. Baba Akiolu was kind enough to lend me a copy of Ovia’s Africa: Rise and Shine. The 224-page book is part…
Stock exchange’s premium index gets 49 per cent returns in three years
After three years of establishment, the seven listed companies constituting the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Premium Board Index raised activities on the platform with a 48.53 per cent gain.
Jim Ovia: All hail iconic banker at book launch
“When the dust settles and the definitive history of contemporary Africa is written, Jim Ovia will be prominently cited as one of the founding fathers of Africa’s modern banking system.
Nigerian IT firms may take 30 years to hit $1trn valuation
Aspirations of Nigerian firms, cum Africa, especially those in the technology space to hit the $1 trillion market valuation like Apple and Amazon, may not happen until 2050. This is the submission of industry experts, who spoke with The Guardian. To them, the fundamentals in the country have not shown anything promising, but more or…
Political tension, sell-off sustain pressure on NSE’s indices
Political tension ahead of the 2019 general elections, persistent sell-offs, as a reaction and bargain hunting by investors, have continued to spur free fall of equity prices.
Zenith Bank reiterates importance of success to Team Nigeria
One of the major sponsors of sports in Delta State, Zenith Bank has charged Team Nigeria’s athletes preparing for the forthcoming Senior African Athletics Championships...
Zenith Bank is official sponsor of Asaba Athletics Championship
Nigeria’s leading commercial bank, Zenith Bank Plc, is now the official sponsor of the Asaba 2018 African Senior Athletics Championship.
Philips Abayomi is revelation of Zenith Bank ‘next generation’ junior masters
A new tennis star is born!” That was the exclamation of Uzonna Izugbokwe, director of the Luik Recreation Club - a private tennis club in Lekki Lagos after he watched Philip Abayomi overwhelm Michael Ayoola in the second semifinals of the Zenith Bank “Next Generation” Junior Tennis Masters yesterday at the National Stadium in Lagos.…
Grange School set to defend title at Zenith Bank/Ikoyi Club 1938 swimming gala
All eyes will be on Grange secondary school this afternoon, as the 3rd Zenith Bank/Ikoyi Club School Swimming Gala holds in Lagos. The school won last year’s edition amidst stiff challenges from other competitors. Last Saturday, Grange primary school emerged champions in the primary category of the 3rd Zenith Bank/Ikoyi Club School Swimming Gala, which…