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Olukayode Pitan

20 May
Despite challenges occasioned by the COVID-10 pandemic, the Nigerian banking industry has remained resilient, delivering 15.6 per cent and 6.8 per cent growth in total assets and profits respectively in the first half of 2021.
4 Apr
Having raised about $4 billion in the last four years from over 100 international banks/investors in over 20 countries, the Bank of Industry (BOI) has stated that it hopes to increase the figure to about $10 billion to deepen its intervention.
17 Mar
President Muhammadu Buhari has re-appointed Olukayode Pitan as the Managing Director of the Bank of Industry for another term of five years.
4 Mar
Managing Director, Bank of Industry (BoI), Olukayode Pitan, has called on stakeholders globally to put an end to gender-based bias against women in the political space, workplaces, and all spheres of human endeavours.
21 Oct 2021
The Senate Committee on Industry, yesterday, clashed with officials of the Bank of Industry (BOI) over beneficiaries of its loans.
15 Jul 2021
Adamawa State Governor, Ahmadu Fintiri, has commended the Bank of Industry (BOI) for training of women and youths in different skills.
23 Apr 2021
Worried about the high level of youth unemployment currently estimated at 33.3 per cent, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has announced plans to establish tech hubs to address the challenge.
9 Jul 2020
Experts have called on the Federal Government to embrace value addition in the agriculture and mineral resources sectors, to promote the export of finished products from the country and simultaneously reduce imports.
17 Mar 2020
Irked by the rapidly growing population and unemployment in the country, stakeholders have harped on the need to encourage entrepreneurship amongst graduates to create jobs.
20 Sep 2019
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has said that about N770 billion investments would be needed yearly to bridge the financing gap in the country’s real sector.
30 May 2019
To ensure sustainability and economic growth, Institute of Chattered Secretaries and Administrators of Nigeria (ICSAN), Lagos chapter, has called for the need to enlighten firms on corporate governance practices. The group stated this during a courtesy visit to Bank of Industry (BoI) headquarters in Lagos. Chairman ICSAN Lagos Chapter, Francis Olawale, said both organisations share…
13 Feb 2019
The Bank of Industry (BOI) and All On have signed a N1 billion partnership agreement to finance the Niger Delta Off-Grid Energy Fund in a bid to enhance access to clean, affordable and reliable power solutions. Managing Director, BoI, Olukayode Pitan, during the ceremony in Lagos, said the partnership was a result of the bank’s…


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