Bank launches Alaba EcobankPay zone
To deepen financial inclusion, Ecobank Nigeria, has launched the EcobankPay zone, to boost the $4 billion-worth annual business at the Alaba International Market.
Ecobank rewards excellence, promotes 1,000 employees
The Management of Ecobank Nigeria Limited has announced the promotion of about 1,000 top performing staff. This latest promotion exercise is in line with its commitment to recognise and reward excellent performance amongst its staff. The promoted staff cut across all cadres of the workforce. Managing Director of Ecobank Nigeria, Patrick Akinwuntan, who announced…
Collaborations key to success of financial inclusion target by 2020
For the Federal Government to achieve the 80 per cent financial inclusion target by the year 2020, the need to focus on aggressive stakeholders’ collaboration and identifying key strategies aimed at unbundling the financially excluded has become expedient.
Innovation key to cheap, evolving rapid money transfer market
Nigeria’s population is not only creating market attraction domestically, but its rising Diaspora is fast gaining global recognition through yearly remittances. Ranked among the top five countries that were destinations for $613 billion Diaspora remittances in 2017, innovative approaches to receiving the values, drive by technology, as well as competitive pricing, have set the money…
Ecobank Nigeria ends fees on international transfers with App
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…
Akinwuntan resumes as managing director of Ecobank Nigeria
Newly appointed Managing Director and Regional Executive of Ecobank Nigeria limited, Patrick Akinwuntan, Tuesday assumed duty in his new role. The vastly experienced banking professional is passionate about bringing customer-friendly banking services to every household in Nigeria. This means that Nigerians can expect a more customer-friendly Ecobank, as well as continued market-leading banking innovation that…
Ecobank Nigeria appoints Akinwuntan as MD designate
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.
‘Slow pace of financial inclusion may cripple growth’
Despite Nigeria’s targets to pursue universal financial access to all working age groups by 2020, the slow pace of the goal in the country may become a setback to projected...
Ecobank Nigeria upgrades pay infrastructure
Ecobank Nigeria has added to its stable MasterPass QR, a Mastercard global digital system that allows people to pay for services using mobile phones.