Zenith Bank lights up Lagos to usher in yuletide
To herald the 2018 festive season and thrill fun seekers with Christmas lightings and displays, Zenith Bank Plc., yesterday, turned the park at Ajose Adeogun roundabout, Victoria Island, Lagos into a spectacular light carnival.
Stock market index depreciates by 0.14%
Following price losses incurred by most blue-chip stocks, transactions on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a downturn yesterday, causing the All-share index to plunge by 0.14 percent. Specifically, at close of transactions yesterday, the All Share Index (ASI) was down by 43.98 absolute points, representing a decrease of 0.14…
Sell-off drags market index by 0.18 per cent
Following price losses suffered by most blue-chip stocks, transactions on the equity sector of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) closed on a downturn yesterday, as the All-share index depreciated by 0.18 per cent. Specifically, at the close of transactions yesterday, the All -share index (ASI) was down by 56.80 absolute points, representing a decline of…
Zenith Bank affirms commitment to youth, preaches commitment to Golden Eaglets
Zenith Bank at the weekend charged the players of the country’s U-17 team, the Golden Eaglets, to be more disciplined, saying their talents alone cannot take them to the pinnacle of their career.
3 docked for allegedly obtaining bank loan with forged documents
Three bank customers, who allegedly tendered forged documents to obtain N1.3 million loan, on Friday appeared before a Tinubu Magistrates’ Court in Lagos on a five-count charge.
Zenith Bank women’s basketball league starts October 28
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has disclosed that its women league, sponsored by Zenith Bank plc., will tip off on October 28 in an abridged fashion. The NBBF said in a statement yesterday that the abridger format became due to the short window before the FIBA Africa Zone 3 Club Championship’s zonal elimination starting in…
“Corporate governance should go beyond the rules’
Peter Amangbo is the Group Managing Director/CEO of Zenith Bank Plc. Before now, he was a pioneer Non-Executive Director of Zenith Bank UK.
Who wants to be a billionaire?
Without the generosity of Kabiyesi, Oba Rilwanu Akiolu, the Oba of Lagos, I may not have gained entrance into the fertile mind of Jim Ovia, the founder and first chief executive of Zenith Bank. Baba Akiolu was kind enough to lend me a copy of Ovia’s Africa: Rise and Shine. The 224-page book is part…
Jim Ovia: All hail iconic banker at book launch
“When the dust settles and the definitive history of contemporary Africa is written, Jim Ovia will be prominently cited as one of the founding fathers of Africa’s modern banking system.
Nigerian IT firms may take 30 years to hit $1trn valuation
Aspirations of Nigerian firms, cum Africa, especially those in the technology space to hit the $1 trillion market valuation like Apple and Amazon, may not happen until 2050. This is the submission of industry experts, who spoke with The Guardian. To them, the fundamentals in the country have not shown anything promising, but more or…