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World Finance- First Bank: Feeding Nigeria’s 200 million people will be huge business.

World Finance- First Bank: Feeding Nigeria’s 200 million people will be huge business.

Nigeria imports nearly a shipload of rice every week. But it is one of the most agriculturally fertile countries in Africa. The challenge, says First Bank of Nigeria MD and CEO Dr Adesola Adeduntan, is that the land is used by subsistence farmers, and is yet to be fully commercialised. He explains the work First

Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers revamps sanitary facilities at Nigerian Prisons Training School Kaduna

Nigeria’s leading Pension Fund Administrator (PFA), Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, in furtherance of its commitment to corporate social investment (CSI) and environmental sustainability, has commissioned three blocks of sanitary facilities it renovated at the Nigerian Prisons Training School, Kaduna These facilities are expected to uplift the health

Bankers, MTN staff, others in N150m fraud

Detectives attached to the Police Special Fraud Unit (SFU), Milverton, Ikoyi, Lagos State, have arrested 11 suspected fraudsters, among them three bankers and MTN workers, for allegedly infiltrating customers’ accounts and withdrawing over N150 million. The bankers are Oyelade Shola-Isaac (32), Osuolale Hammid (40) and Akeem Adesina (33). The MTN workers are Okpetu John (29),

Euromoney Awards: GTBank Gets Double Honors ….. Wins Nigeria’s Best Bank, Africa’s Best Bank for SMEs

Foremost African financial institution; Guaranty Trust Bank plc reaffirmed its position as a leading global brand with its recent recognition as ‘Nigeria’s Best Bank & Africa’s Best Bank for SMEs’ during the 2017 Euromoney Awards which held in London on Thursday, July 06, 2017 at the prestigious Tower of London. Now in its 26th year, the Euromoney Awards