Gowon urges unity, as North takes position on restructuring
Former Head of State and founder of the interfaith association “Nigeria Prays”, Gen. Yakubu Gowon, has appealed to well- meaning Nigerians to convince those “calling for the breakup of the country to desist.”
Branding confab to set positive agenda
As part of efforts to rebrand the country, Brandzone, in collaboration with the Centre for Values in Leadership (CVL), founded by Professor Pat Utomi, is set to host a two-day National...
In First Bank, we want an economy that works for all, says Awosika
Ibukun Awosika is an entrepreneur of many virtues, and the first woman to be appointed the chairman, board of directors of the country’s oldest bank, First Bank of Nigeria Limited...
Stakeholders task SMEs on competitive innovation
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country have been charged on the need to position their businesses as a global competitive alternative amidst the current economic recession.
BoI, First Bank, AGDC target five million jobs with increased on-lending to MSMEs
To increase access to funds to the underserved and intending entrepreneurs, the Bank of Industry (BoI) and Afterschool Graduate Development Centre (AGDC) have partnered to finance viable and sustainable business ideas.
Financial inclusion, transfer of knowledge and resources to Nigerian enterprises are hallmarks of Vantage Forum 2017, says Akinlabi
Vantage Forum started in 2014 when it became clear that there was a knowledge gap between the policy makers, economists and those who were actually in business.
‘Funding digital innovations is banks’ business’
Either for being consumer or receiving business proposal, the attention needed to grow digital innovation cannot be wished away by Deposit Money Banks.
Review of e-payment tech tops agenda at CeBIH forum
The Deputy Governor, Operations, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Adebayo Adelabu and Chairman of First Bank Nigeria Limited, Mrs. Ibukun Awosika will lead banking and electronic payments executives to examine