Paga Group boss advises Fintechs to leverage Ecobank’s footprint, infrastructure, network across Africa

The Chief Executive Officer, Paga Group, Tayo Oviosu has said that Fintechs in the country could explore the massive opportunities available in the pan African banking group; Ecobank, to grow and expand their business locally and across the African continent. Oviosu who was speaking on the topic “Pan-African expansion opportunities and challenges” at the hybrid maiden Ecobank Fintech Breakfast Series: ‘Partnering for a stronger ecosystem’ submitted that Fintechs could leverage Ecobank’s footprint, infrastructure and network across Africa including the in-depth knowledge of regulatory policies and legal requirements in respective countries…

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Arik Air donates food items to SOS Children’s Village, other orphanage homes

Arik Air has donated food and sundry items to the SOS Children’s Village Isolo, Lagos, Uyiosa Orphanage Home, Benin City and All Saints Orphanage Home, Effurun, Warri. The donations were made in furtherance of the airline’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and in the spirit of Easter festivities. Items presented to the homes included rice, beans, noodles, spaghetti, beverage, detergents and bed sheets. The airline’s Head of Corporate Communications, Adebanji Ola who led the team on the visits noted that the company has always supported the less privileged in the society…

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Zenith Bank retains position as Nigeria’s best bank in global finance for third consecutive year

Zenith Bank Plc has emerged as the Best Bank in Nigeria in the Global Finance Magazine’s Best Banks Awards 2022, retaining the award for a third consecutive year. The Bank was among other banks from 36 countries in Africa recognised as the prestigious Global Finance announced its 29th Annual Best Bank Awards Winners. The editors of Global Finance made the selections after extensive consultations with corporate financial executives, bankers and banking consultants, and analysts worldwide. Global Finance considered factors that ranged from the quantitative objective to the informed subjective in…

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Innovative ways Stanbic IBTC is contributing to Nigeria’s creative sector

Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, a member of Standard Bank Group, restated its commitment to develop sustainable impact in the global creative industry and contribute to the growth and advancement of the Nigerian creative industry through world-class products, value-driven opportunities, and partnerships. The financial institution stated that it supported key stakeholders in the creative space through growth-oriented solutions and opportunities such as funding, visibility, partnerships, sponsorships, and collaborations that had alleviated some of the challenges the industry faced. It explained that its commitment to the sector stemmed from the creative industry’s…

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