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Ecobank denies sack of full-time workers

Ecobank Nigeria says it has not sacked members of its fully employed workers as reported by some dailies.

Ecobank denies sacking bonafide workers

Ecobank Nigeria says it has not sacked some of its real workers as reported by some dailes.
Patrick Akinwuntan, Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria limited in a warm handshake with Aliyu Abdulhameed, Managing Director/CEO, Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) during a business visit of NIRSAL Management to Ecobank Head office in Lagos.

Ecobank announces N70 billion agriculture financing scheme

Ecobank Nigeria has entered into a strategic partnership with Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) with a N15 billion agricultural investment scheme being the first tranche in agricultural value chain financing.
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NIRSAL moves to raise over N140 billion for Agric financing

The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk-Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL) has initiated actions to raise over N140 billion to finance agriculture over the next three years. US$200 million (N75 billion) will be raised by NIRSAL in...

Central bank applauds Ecobank’s sustainability efforts

The Central Bank of Nigeria has recognized and awarded Ecobank Nigeria on its laudable sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.

CIBN, Ecobank partner on financial inclusion, capacity building

The President and Chairman of Council, Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN), Dr. Uche Olowu, has commended Ecobank’s strategies at attracting the unbanked and under-banked in the country through its various digital offerings.
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UN tasks private sector on humanitarian crises in North-East

The United Nations has partnered with leading Nigerian companies in the banking, energy, legal and consumer services sectors to assist the federal government to tackle the humanitarian crisis in the north-east.

Ecobank: Honeywell Group must pay debt owed us

Ecobank Nigeria Limited says it would continue to strongly resist any attempt to use a frivolous N72 billion claim to derail it from continuing to pursue the recovery of monies owed and overdue for payment by Honeywell Group.

Experts urge federal government to revive refineries to reduce fuel import

Experts, on Wednesday, called on the Federal Government to urgently revamp the nation’s refineries and create an enabling environment for private investment in refineries to curb the rising importation of petroleum products.
For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.

Fire disrupts services at Ecobank head office

For over three hours, fire disrupted banking services at head office of Ecobank Nigeria Ltd. on Ahmadu Bello Way, Lagos, on Monday.
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Ecobank Nigeria appoints Patrick Akinwuntan managing director-designate

The Board of Directors of Ecobank Nigeria Limited on Thursday announced the appointment of Patrick Akinwuntan as the Managing Director designate of the bank.

Nigeria eyes $1.3 billion from asset sales this year

Nigeria expects to raise about N400 billion ($1.3 bn) via asset sales this year, part of which would help finance its record 2018 budget.

President Buhari appoints new CBN deputy governor

President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the nomination of Folashodun Adebisi Shonubi as Deputy Governor at the Central Bank of Nigeria subject to Senate confirmation.

2018: Nine banks to meet new central bank dividend payout policy – report

The SBG Securities (Pty) Limited of South Africa, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Standard Bank Group, has projected that about nine commercial banks in Nigeria would be able to pay dividends this year, despite the adjustment to the dividend payout policy issued by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) recently.

Oba Otudeko appear in court to testify in N5.5 billion case

Group Managing Director of Honeywell Group Plc, Dr Oba Otudeko, on Thursday , appeared before a Federal High Court sitting in Lagos, South West Nigeria, to give evidence, in relation to a N5.5billion debt allegedly owed Ecobank Nigeria Plc.

Zenith Bank, UBA, others pay N499 billion on income tax expenses

Seven Systematicaly Important Banks (SIBs) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) have paid N499 billion on income tax expenses between 2011 and 2016

Banks begin compilation of accounts without BVN

Deposit Money Banks on Friday began compilation of customers’ accounts without Bank Verification Numbers.

Court orders central bank, commercial banks to freeze accounts without BVN

The Federal High Court in Abuja has ordered the Central Bank of Nigeria and the 19 commercial banks in the country to disclose all accounts in their custody and the balances in such accounts.

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Insecurity: We’ll give special budgetary attention to Zamfara – Speaker Gbajabiamila

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