Godwin Obaseki

Edo partners Bank of Industry to launch N2bn fund for 50,000 MSMEs

The government of Edo State and Bank of Industry (BOI) have partnered to unveil a Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) development fund worth...
Giving Ng

Giving.ng partners Run Club Abuja to support NFI school

Giving.ng, Africa’s free crowdfunding platform has partnered with the Run Club Abuja (RCA) on a charity run to raise funds for The Not Forgotten...

First Bank deepens financial inclusion with N100b facility

The financial inclusion drive of First Bank of Nigeria Limited has recorded a major boost, with the lender strengthening over 120,000 Firstmonie Agents, spread across...

First Bank impacts its FirstMonie agents with N100bn loan

Barely a year after the launch of its Agent Credit scheme, First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s leading financial inclusion services provider, has announced...
Faith Adesemowo

How we’re driving financial inclusion through tech innovation – Adesemowo, Social Lender founder

Faith Adesemowo, developer of Social Lender, a digital service platform that provides immediate access to formal financial services to those with little to no...
Ecobank unveils Super Rewards Season 3

Ecobank to ‘Ellevate’ Nigerian Women in Business; over 40 million small businesses to benefit

Adebayo ObajemuEcobank Nigeria has launched “Ellevate”, a gender-based proposition for women-owned businesses to reduce gender inequality in entrepreneurship and aid equal representation for women...
FCMB empowers 200,000 women with N28.7bn

FCMB restates commitment to support SMEs

Adebayo ObajemuFirst City Monument Bank has reiterated its commitment to continually support Small and Medium-scale Enterprises. It said its increased and consistent support to...
Tony Elumelu

Tony Elumelu Foundation announces €20m partnership with EU, others to support 2,500 female entrepreneurs

OBINNA EZUGWUThe Tony Elumelu Foundation has announced a €20 million partnership with the European Commission and the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States...
Niyi Adebayo

FG commits $1bn syndicated-term loan to boost MSMEs

Nigeria’s federal government has said it is deploying $1billion syndicated-term loan to support the Micro Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (MSMEs) sector.Minister of Industry,...