LAPO: The new king of microfinance

•Empowering the poor for wealth creationBy AYOOOLA OLAOLUWAWhen Charles Godwin Ehigiamusoe founded the Lift Above Poverty Organization, popularly known as LAPO as a non-profit...

Diamond Bank to reposition for enhanced profitability

By FELIX OLOYEDEIn a bid to avoid travelling the rout of Skye Bank, which was recently taken over by the Central Bank of Nigeria...
Access Bank promotes employees, transits to Holdco structure

Access Bank expands digital compliance base

BY EMEKA EJERE Access Bank Plc last week went a step further in its commitment to advancing the frontiers of industry technological innovation across Africa,...
Banks move to checkmate mobile networks with payment systems

Digital platforms, forex transactions boost big banks’ results

By ADEBAYO OBAJEMU The COVID-19 pandemic has brought about new philosophy of work and new way of doing business, but one of the outcomes being...

Access Bank grows profit by 86% in Q1 2019

Access Bank Plc has released its unaudited financial results for the first quarter (Q1) ended March 31, 2019 showing an increase of 86 per...

UBA adopts strategies for accelerated growth

 By Okey OnyenweakuThe management of UBA has promised to not only harness its talents and resources to deliver better and sterling results in the...

UBA posts N79bn pre-tax profit for Q3 2018

United Bank of Africa Plc retained a remarkable growth in profitability for the unaudited nine months financial result and accounts September 30, 2018, with profit before...

GTBank pre-tax profit dips 5.2% to ₦109.7bn in H1 2020

The performance of Guaranty Trust Bank (GTBank) was impacted by the coronavirus pandemic in the first six months of the year as its Profit...
FirstBank pays N56bn as commission to Firstmonie agents in 4 years

FirstBank processes N6trn transactions through FirstMonie network

First Bank of Nigeria Ltd says it has processed transactions worth over N6 trillion on its FirstMonie Agent network as at July 2020. Dr Adesola...