Banks, telcos, fintech urged to provide free USSD codes
Achieving 90 per cent inclusion in Nigeria by 2020, above Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN’s) 80 per cent target is feasible, if stakeholders in the telecommunications and banks collaborate to make Unstructured Supplementary Service Data (USSD) short codes free to all users.
Bank drags firm, MD to court over alleged N25b debt
Ecobank Nigeria Plc has filed a debt recovery suit before a Federal High Court, Abuja against an oil and gas company, Rahamaniyya and its Managing Director, Alhaji Abdulrahaman...
Bank renews commitment for wealth creation, sustainability
Ecobank Nigeria has pledged commitment to the advancement of ideas that would lead to wealth creation and its sustainability through several generations.
Labour dialogues with Ecobank over sack of 1,200 workers
Bank workers under that aegis of the Nigeria Union of Banks, Insurance and Financial Institution Employees (NUBIFIE) have entered into dialogue with Ecobank Nigeria, over sack of 1,200 personnel and the bank’s non-renewal of the contract of its third party recruitment agencies.
Ecobank Nigeria, LAWMA partner to tackle plastic waste
Plastic waste, a recurring environmental pollution issue, has been brought to public consciousness with a mandate to rid Lagos streets and waters of four million plastic bottles this year. This was the focus of Ecobank Nigeria Limited’s sustainability week in collaboration with the Lagos State Ministry of Environment, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) and…
Unending bank customers’ rip-off over failed transactions
Five months after a new Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) directive to banks to ensure a speedy and timely reversal of funds arising from failed transactions...
Court remands former bank manager over alleged fraud
A Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, yesterday remanded Ifeanyi Chukwu Azike, a former manager of Ecobank Nigeria, over allegations of defrauding the bank’s customers of N411million.
Ecobank Xpress Point agency services across Nigeria
Ecobank Nigeria has called on its customers to avail themselves the services of its Xpress Point across the country, during weekends and public holidays, particularly this festive season.
Ecobank rewards excellence, promotes 1,000 employees
The Management of Ecobank Nigeria Limited has announced the promotion of about 1,000 top performing staff. This latest promotion exercise is in line with its commitment to recognise and reward excellent performance amongst its staff. The promoted staff cut across all cadres of the workforce. Managing Director of Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan, who announced…
Innovation key to cheap, evolving rapid money transfer market
Nigeria’s population is not only creating market attraction domestically, but its rising Diaspora is fast gaining global recognition through yearly remittances. Ranked among the top five countries that were destinations for $613 billion Diaspora remittances in 2017, innovative approaches to receiving the values, drive by technology, as well as competitive pricing, have set the money…