More support for Buhari, Atiku over budget, leadership styles, others
Encomiums have been showered by some eminent Nigerians and groups on President Muhammadu Buhari and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar for their leadership styles, giant strides and other qualities.
BoI’s Olagunju receives African Banker award
In recognition of the Bank of Industry’s support for the nation’s development and commitment of its board to the vision and agenda on industrialisation...
BoI rallies DBN, other DFIs for N1 trillion to aid industrial development
Bank of Industry (BoI) commenced discussion with the newly established Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) and some foreign national as well as multilateral development finance institutions to raise N1 trillion to rev up its risk assets.
BoI to assist SMEs with N376bn before end of 2019
Mr Waheed Olagunju, Acting Managing Director, Bank of Industry (BoI) says the bank will assist Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with N376 billion before the end of 2019.
BoI’s support for businesses hits N171b
Following its intervention to businesses in the 2016 financial year, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has posted an operating profit before tax of N17 billion in 2016, 44 per cent increase, over the N11.9bn recorded in 2015.
BoI, RUFIN seal pact on soft loans for 100,000 new small businesses
Already, the first phase of the loan disbursements is ongoing across Katsina, Nassarawa, Zamfara, Edo, Oyo and Lagos States, driven by RUFIN-mentored microfinance banks (MFBs) and microfinance institutions (MFIs)
BoI, Diamond Bank partner on GEEP to aid financial inclusion
The Acting Managing Director, BoI, Waheed Olagunju, while speaking at the programme in Lagos, said that government evolved the scheme because of its passion about sustainable business growth and...
BoI urges patronage of home-made goods
To sustain growth recorded in the industrial sector and promote development spending, the Bank of Industry (BoI) has advocated patronage of locally manufactured goods, especially goods with high local content.
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.