Zenith Bank retains position as no one Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital

Zenith Bank Plc has been ranked as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2022 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published by The Banker Magazine. For the thirteenth consecutive year, the Bank retained its position as the number one Tier-1 bank in Nigeria with a Tier-1 Capital of $2.75 billion, emerging as the 460th Bank globally. The ranking, which was published in the July 2022 edition of The Banker Magazine of the Financial Times Group, United Kingdom, was based on the 2021 year-end Tier-1 capital of…

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Zenith Bank Trade Seminar: Stakeholders call for support of Nigeria’s non-oil export sector

Stakeholders have unanimously called for support of Nigeria’s Non-Oil Export Sector at the 7th Annual Edition of the Zenith Bank International Trade Seminar themed “Unlocking Opportunities in Nigeria’s Non-Oil Export Business”, which was held on Wednesday, July 20, 2022, at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos and virtually. In his Goodwill Message Presentation, the Founder and Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia, called for a concerted effort towards diversifying Nigeria’s export base through the promotion of non-oil exports. Highlighting the importance of non-oil export to the nation’s economy,…

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Zenith Bank maintains position as Nigeria’s best commercial Bank, best in corporate governance

Photo Caption R – L: Ebenezer Onyeagwu, Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank Plc and Paul Richardson of World Finance during the presentation of the Best Commercial Bank, Nigeria and Best Corporate Governance Bank, Nigeria Awards to Zenith Bank at the London Stock Exchange, yesterday. Nigeria in the World Finance Banking Awards 2022, retaining the award for a second consecutive year. The bank was also named as the Best Corporate Governance Bank, Nigeria in the World Finance Corporate Governance Awards 2022. Zenith Bank Plc has emerged as the Best…

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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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Zenith Bank shareholders express delight over N97.33b dividend

Photo Caption: Founder and Chairman, Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Jim Ovia, CON (Centre) flanked by the Group Managing Director/CEO, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu (Left) and the Deputy Managing Director, Dame (Dr.) Adaora Umeoji (Right) at the 31st Annual General Meeting of the bank held yesterday at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos. Shareholders of Zenith Bank Plc, at the 31st Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the bank held on Wednesday, April 6, 2022, at the Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos, unanimously approved the proposed final dividend, expressing delight at the final…

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Ebenezer Onyeagwu named “CEO of the Year” as Zenith Bank emerges Most Responsible Organisation in Africa

Zenith Bank’s Group Managing Director/CEO, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu, has emerged CEO of the Year for a second consecutive year at the Sustainability, Enterprise and Responsibility (SERAS) CSR Africa Awards held at the weekend in Lagos. According to the judges, he was selected for a number of reasons, including engendering a culture that promotes the continued investment in social initiatives in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Under his leadership, the Zenith Bank’s social investments totalled NGN3.285 billion in 2020, representing nearly 2% of the Bank’s profit after…

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Yuletide season comes to life in Lagos as Zenith Bank lights up Ajose Adeogun street

Photo Caption: The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu flanked by Executive Director, Mr. Dennis Olisa (1st Right); Head, Retail Banking, Mr. Lanre Oladimeji (4th Left); Executive Director, Mr. Henry Oroh (3rd Left); Head, Credit Risk Management, Mr. Felix Anahve (2nd Left) and General Manager, Mr. Lawani Adamu (1st Left) at the 2021 Zenith Bank Christmas Light-Up of Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island on Saturday, November 20. The yuletide season has come to life in Lagos with the 2021 Zenith Bank Christmas Light-Up Ceremony, which…

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Zenith Bank named best Commercial Bank in Nigeria

Zenith Bank Plc has been named the Best Commercial Bank in Nigeria in the World Finance Banking Awards 2021. The award, which was announced in the July 2021 edition of the World Finance Magazine, was based on individual banks’ ability to adapt to a continually evolving technological environment while maintaining top-class customer relations and bolstering their financial footing amidst the upheaval of the COVID-19 pandemic. Commenting on the award, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu said that: “This recognition reflects our resilience and ability…

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Zenith Bank retains position as number one bank in Nigeria

Zenith Bank Plc has been ranked as the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital in the 2021 Top 1000 World Banks Ranking published by The Banker Magazine. For the third consecutive year, the bank retained its position as the number one Tier-1 bank in Nigeria with a Tier-1 Capital of $2.64 billion, emerging as the 454th bank globally and the only Nigerian bank in the top 500. The ranking, which was published in the July 2021 edition of The Banker Magazine of the Financial Times Group, United Kingdom,…

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Zenith Bank maintains position as Best Corporate Governance ‘Financial Services’ in Africa 2021

For the second consecutive year, Zenith Bank Plc has been named as the Best Corporate Governance ‘Financial Services’ Africa 2021 by the Ethical Boardroom. The award, which was published in the June 2021 edition of The Ethical Boardroom magazine, is in recognition of the bank’s adherence to global best practices and institutionalization of corporate governance, setting an industry-wide example of best practices in that field. Commenting on the award, the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu said that: “this recognition is a testament to our…

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