Unified Payments appoints Shehu Abubakar into board
The Board of Directors of Nigeria’s premier payment service company and Fintech, Unified Payments (UP), has announced the appointment...
Access Bank seeks support from private sector to tackle HIV/AIDS
Group Managing Director, Access Bank Plc., Herbert Wigwe, has called on the Organised Private Sector (OPS), to join hands with the Nigerian Business Coalition Against AIDS
Access Bank targets additional $250m Tier II issuance
Ahead of preparations to create the largest financial institution in Africa with a robust capital buffer, Access Bank Plc has finalised terms to raise $250 million Tier II capital issuance, which will be available for draw down by January 2019. This is in addition to the planned fund raising exercise of about N75 billion ($207…
Knocks, kudos as Access takes over Diamond Bank
Shareholders of Diamond Bank Plc have demanded an investigation into the financial institution’s “merger” with Access Bank Plc. The deal worth...
Access Bank to partner varsities on technology innovations
Group Managing Director, Access Bank, Dr. Herbert Wigwe has said that the bank will partner with tertiary institutions in the country...
UNN turns out highest number of Ph.D graduates in Nigerian university history
Four hundred and eighty (480) graduands on Saturday received Postgraduate degrees and diplomas of the University of Nigeria in what the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Benjamin Ozumba, described as "the highest by any Nigerian university in one year."
‘Banking is beyond keeping money’
The Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has said that the business of banking not all about keeping of money for depositors, but more about the overall socio-economic development. The banker, who made the observations, when the bank celebrated 10 years of promoting sustainable banking, with a week-long event held across branches…
Access restates commitment to Africa's banking
Access Bank has restated its commitment to positioning Africa as a continent viable for investment, particularly in financial institutions.
Access Bank, Microsoft harp on improved banking practices
Group Managing Director, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has re-emphasized the Bank’s commitment to improving financial practices in Nigeria and Africa, by leveraging massively on technology. He stated this during a strategic meeting with the Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, in Seattle, United states of American. Besides, the bank recently announced its…
Access Bank, Microsoft discuss technology in banking
The Group Managing Director of Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, will meet with the Chief Executive Officer of Microsoft, Satya Nadella, tomorrow to discuss issues about strengthening banking security and providing valued added services on digital platforms with technology.