Adjust curriculum to meet emerging challenges, expert urges varsities
Citing rapid technological advancement and new innovations in the ever-changing world, educational institutions across the country...
FCMB, First Bank, Friesland, Leadway make Remita Cup semifinals in Lagos
The highly anticipated Remita Corporate Champions Cup 2018 (Remita Cup) kicked off at the weekend with FCMB, Friesland Campina, Leadway Assurance and First Bank making it through to the semifinals. The Remita Cup is an annual football tourney for career professionals across various industries, sponsored by leading fintech firm and owners of Remita, SystemSpecs, to…
First Bank faces Unilever as battle for Remita Champions Cup begins
First Bank Plc has been drawn against Unilever in the opening week of the 2018 Remita Corporate Champions Cup (RC3), which kicks off on Sunday with four matches at the Sports Pavilion of Yaba College of Technology (YabaTech). The competition brings together eight winners and runners-up of various industry games, including Banking, FMCG, Insurance and…
First Bank to redeem $300m debt two years ahead
A fortnight from now, First Bank of Nigeria Limited will redeem its $300million fixed rate subordinated Note held by FBN Finance Company B.V., with two years before the due date.
Banks and the menace of excess charges
There should be measured jubilation by customers of banks in the country on the new stance of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) that banks imposing excess charges on their customers would be made to refund such with interest. CBN took the stand as a result of “repeated complaints from banks’ customers of excessive charges…
First Bank says process digitisation will not lead to job losses
Contrary to speculations, First Bank of Nigeria Limited has said its huge investments, running into millions of dollars in new technologies and digitisation of its processes will not lead job losses as feared.
Corona TLM Solution drives excellence in top Nigerian banks
Corona TLM Solution, a highly automated, highly scalable, and centralized tool for multi-product reconciliation and exceptions management ranked No. 1 in the world is driving operational excellence in some banks in the country. The need to attain high level of accuracy, integrity and confidence in data management has never been as challenging and as important…
Firm, First Bank dispute over sale of property shifts to high court
The battle for the soul of a property situated at 4-6 Odegbami Street, off Adeniji Jones, Ikeja, Lagos between an educational services firm, Management Science Centre Limited and First Bank Nigeria Plc over alleged indebtedness by the former has shifted to the Federal High Court, Lagos.
First bank expresses support for SMEs to boost employment
The First Bank of Nigeria on Sunday expressed its commitment to the development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in line with the Federal Government’s economic diversification drive. Mr Gbenga Shobo, the bank’s Deputy Managing Director, made the commitment at the third edition of Fiesta of Flavours in Lagos. Shobo said that the bank would…
Add value to society, Awosika tasks women
Chairman, First Bank of Nigeria, Mrs Ibukun Awosika, has tasked women to achieve their potential, strive to be their best to add value to the society.