Expert says CBN decision on First Bank will boost investors’ confidence
A financial expert, Mr Okechukwu Unegbu, has commended the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) for taking action to arrest an imminent drift in the operations of the First Bank of Nigeria (FBN).
CIBN takes fresh approach to address skill issues in banks
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has unveiled a new Banking Professional Examination and Certification Programme Syllabus as part of its move to prepare the industry...
Nigerians scramble for fuel as price hike, scarcity spread
Nigerians across regions, yesterday, lamented scarcity of petrol and the attendant price hike.
CIBN, NIBSS unveil scheme to upskill e-payment professionals
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) in collaboration with Nigerian Inter-Bank Settlement System Plc (NIBSS) has unveiled a professional certification programme on electronic.....
Bank customers’ movement towards ideal banking
Ordinarily, it should be a surprise to learn that bank customers are winning cases they filed against their banks as a result of transactions that took place in their bank accounts.
Audacious leadership, resilient bankers required to navigate downturn – Adesina
President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr. Akinwumi Adesina, has admitted the banks, like other businesses, are facing trying times. He, however, said resilient bankers as well as “audacious leadership” are needed to drive the economy to recovery.
Stakeholders seek risk management, corporate governance systems’ review
Stakeholders in the banking and risk management sectors have called on organisations to review their risk management frameworks and corporate governance systems, to adapt to the new normal.
Estate surveyors canvass financial sector partnership for economic growth
The Nigerian Institution of Estate Surveyors and Valuers (NIESV), has urged players in the financial sector to partner with the private sector, especially professional bodies like the institution to drive the economy on the path of sustainable development. The institution also disclosed that it has commenced the process of formalising a partnership with the…
CIBN accredits CBN Learning Centre, 27 others
• Rolls out new syllabus for banking, finance education The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), has awarded Certificates of Accreditation to the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Learning Centre, its Bank Examiners Course, and 27 other institutions, including one Bank Academy, and 26 Education Training Service Providers (ETSP). According to CIBN, the accreditation…