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21 Jan 2019
The bank also noted that collaborative efforts would be needed to achieve this, pointing out that banking industry has had a fair share of the challenges of parlous infrastructure on its operations, as well as the ability of small businesses in the country to pay their loans.
20 Nov 2018
Ecobank Nigeria has introduced zero fees for all inbound transfers through its newly launched Rapidtransfer App.   The bank’s Managing Director, Patrick Akinwuntan, who unveiled the plan, in Lagos, said: “Ecobank is poised to ensure Nigerians in Diaspora get the best in class remittance service.   “We want to make it easy for Nigerians living…
17 Nov 2018
Upon the assumption of office in 2015 with a change mantra, the Muhammadu Buhari led-administration came up with a Social Intervention Programme (SIP) aimed at investing directly in Nigerians, especially the downtrodden and the less privileged. The programme is the biggest social safety net scheme in the history of the country. The programme included N-Power,…
28 Aug 2018
Ecobank Nigeria Limited has adopted popular child artist Kareem Waris.   The bank signed an agreement with Waris’ parents for his education grant and upkeep allowance spanning 20 years.      Waris Olamilekan Kareem is the 11-year-old hyperrealist artist who sketched a breathtaking portrait of French President, Emmanuel Macron during his visit to the New Afrika…
31 Jul 2018
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.…
24 Jul 2018
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.…
23 Jul 2018
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...
20 Jul 2018
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.
18 Jul 2018
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.    …
13 Jul 2018
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.
4 Jul 2018
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…
2 Jul 2018
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…


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A former Ugandan ethics minister who championed a bill to introduce the death penalty for same-sex relationships and sought to regulate what women could wear died on Saturday, officials said.
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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo says only public-spirited men and women of goodwill bring about national transformation. Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, in a statemen
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US President Joe Biden and Western leaders have described "unprecedented" economic penalties and sanctions "with massive consequences" in the event Russia invades Ukraine.
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The Nigerian Ambassador to the Benin Republic, Amb. Tukur Buratai has called on all Nigerians to join hands and work together towards making Nigeria a great nation.
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“I won”- Bonang Matheba wrote on social media platform, Twitter, at 8:46 am as she is reportedly set to be R300,000 richer. Bonang had been in a court battle with podcaster, Rea Gopane for defamation. Rea had alleged in one of his episodes in 2021 that she was responsible for introducing her rumoured ex-boyfriend, the…