MAN, CIBN rally support for clampdown on smugglers
Real sector operators and the banking industry have rallied support for the recent clampdown of smugglers by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), as it prepares to freeze the accounts of importers engaged....
‘Ignorance responsible for infrastructure deficit’
The Chairman of the Resort Group, Dr. Wale Babalakin (SAN), has said ignorance is responsible for infrastructure deficit in Nigeria.
DBN chief inducted into CIBN Fellowship
The Managing Director of the Development Bank of Nigeria, Tony Okpanachi, has become a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN).
Gowon, CBN chief, Olowu call for improved ethical banking
The call for strong ethical banking, as opposed to ethical dilemma, now besetting the financial sector, resonated at the Extra-ordinary Fellowship Investiture by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), in Lagos, last Thursday. Two of CBN’s deputy governors- Aisha Ahmad, who charges the Financial System Stability Directorate and Edward Lamite, of Corporate Services…
CIBN seeks membership growth through strategic engagement
To drive membership growth, and strengthen professionalism, the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Lagos State Branch, plans to introduce mutually beneficial partnerships, up skilling programmes and online digital educational models for the benefit of members. Chairman of the Branch, Mr. Peter Ashade, made the disclosure at the yearly general meeting (AGM), held at…
Afreximbank unveils digital ecosystem to capture $60b informal trade
African Export–Import Bank (Afreximbank) has said it is creating a digital ecosystem that will eliminate major bottlenecks to trade and financial flows within the continent. According to the bank, when completed, the platforms could triple the share of intra-African trade in Africa’s total trade and formalise significant proportions of the over $60 billion yearly informal…
Union Bank hosts market dealers’ info-sharing forum
Union Bank recently hosted the quarterly general meeting of the Financial Markets Dealers Association (FMDA) in Lagos, which provides an opportunity...
CIBN, Ecobank collaborate on financial inclusion
The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), said it plans to collaborate Ecobank Nigeria, in the drive for financial inclusion and capacity building.