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During The Inauguration Of The 2nd Set Of UBA Campus Ambassadors At The UBA House In Lagos

L-R: Group Head, Cards, Digital Banking; Dr. Yinka Adedeji, United Bank for Africa, (UBA Plc), Executive Director, Risk Management & Compliance, Mr. Ike Uche; Group Executive, Digital & Consumer Banking; Executive Director, Group Chief Operating Officer, Operations; Mr. Chukwuma Nweke; Group Head, Retail & Consumer Banking, Mr. Tomiwa Sotiloye; Head UBA Academy, Human Capital Management, […]

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FG, Swiss Govt Seal Pact On Looted Assets’ Repatriation

President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday signed the instrument of ratification of a Memorandum of Understanding among Nigeria, Switzerland and the International Development Association (IDA) that will lead to the repatriation of illegally-acquired assets to Nigeria. The President’s Special Adviser on Media and Publicity, Mr. Femi Adesina, who disclosed this in a statement, indicated the MoU […]

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FG Saves N143bn Through Whistleblower Policy

The Presidential Initiative on Continuous Audit (PICA) has disclosed that Federal Government  recovered about N143.89 billion from corrupt officials through the implementation of the whistleblower policy. The PICA reported that the amount comprised, N7.8 billion, 378 million dollars and 27,800 pounds sterling. This is even as it stated that Federal Government received 8,373 tips since […]

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Financial Literacy: Heritage Bank Plc Empowers 5, 544 Pupils, Teachers

Heritage Bank Plc has empowered 5,544 pupils and teachers in 11 secondary schools across the country as part of efforts to support the Central Bank of Nigeria’s (CBN’s) Financial Literacy Day to commemorate the Global Money Week this year. The CBN’s Financial Literacy Day is a globally celebrated event to promote savings, drive Financial Inclusion, […]

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UBA Unveils 30 Campus Ambassadors

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has unveiled the second edition of its Campus Ambassador Programme with the induction of 30 new brand ambassadors. The Programme is an initiative of the bank to identify young emerging leaders among students of tertiary institutions and give them a unique and highly rewarding learning experience. The 30 […]

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FG Appoints Ex-Deputy CBN Governor As NEXIM Bank Board Chairman

The Federal Government has appointed a former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in charge of Economic Policies, Dr Joseph Nnanna, as the new Chairman of the Nigeria Export Import (NEXIM) Bank Board. Nnanna’s appointment was confirmed in a statement issued by the bank’s  Head of Strategy and Communications, Tayo Omidiji, today […]

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Globacom Debunks Gender Bias Rumour In Downsizing Exercise

Globacom, Nigeria’s leading telecom services provider, has refuted allegations that it is gender bias in its recent workforce downsizing exercise. The telco, in its tweeted reaction to a fake letter being circulated in some sections of the media, described such insinuation as mischievous, saying that the exercise is carried out based on performance issue. It […]

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Senate Confirms 3 CBN’s MPC-Member Nominees, Rejects One

The Senate today confirmed three nominees forwarded to it by the Executive for appointment as members of the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and rejected one. The upper legislative house confirmed Prof. Adeola Adenikinju, Dr. Aliyu Sanusi and Dr Robert Asogwa for appointment but refused to confirm Dr Asheikh […]

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Bill Gates Urges FG To Prioritise Human Capital Investment

World’s foremost philanthropist and co-chairman of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Mr. Bill Gates, today advised the Nigerian government to prioritise human capital development as a strategic option of fast-tracking the nation’s development on a sustainable basis. Gates, who gave the advice at the Expanded National Economic Council presided over by Yemi Osinbajo in […]