LASEPA, LAWMA Commend Ecobank’s Sustainable Environment Initiatives

The Lagos State environment regulators have lauded Ecobank Nigeria’s various initiatives towards sustainable and safer environment in the state. The Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) and Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) affirmed that Ecobank’s deliberate policy to rid the state of non-biodegradable materials like plastic bottles and used beverage cans would go a […]

Launch Of Initiative To Rid Lagos Of 150,000 Plastic Bottles At Ecobank Sustainability Week 2017

Photo Caption: From Left: Mr.  Adebiyi Olagbami, Executive Director /Chief Risk Officer, Ecobank Nigeria; Mrs Sedoten Agosa-Anikwe, Chief Scientific Officer, Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency (LASEPA) representing the General Manager; Mr. Akin Dada, Executive Director, Corporate Banking;  Jide Onayiga, Assistant General Manager, Special Services Department, Lagos State Waste Management Authority (LAWMA) and Christian Ene, Cluster Coordinator, […]

Ecobank Nigeria Appoints Chief Risk Officer

Ecobank Nigeria has announced the appointment of Mr. Adebiyi Olagbami as an Executive Director and the Chief Risk Officer of the Bank effective November 15, 2017.  Mr Olagbami has 25 years banking experience with over 21 years in Risk Management. In a statement, the Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria Mr Charles Kie said this appointment is […]

Ecobank Raising the Bar At Kaduna International Polo Tournament

Photo Caption: From Left: President Kaduna Polo Club, Suleman Abubakar, Country Head, Premier Banking, Ecobank Nigeria, Mrs Rita Etomi Ademola; Emir of Katsina, Alhaji (Dr). Abdulmumini Kabir  Uman;  President, Nigeria Polo Federation, Francis Ogboro; Area Manager, Premier Banking, Irene Hope –Dabor and Relationship Manager, Premier Banking. Abuja Salamatu Oniyangi during the Kaduna International Polo Tournament […]

World Saving Days lecture Organized By Ecobank For Staff and Students of Govt. Girls Unity College Damaturu…Pix

Photo Caption: From Left: Area Manager, Public Sector, North East, Ecobank Nigeria, Umar Bako; Area Manager, Personal Banking, North East, Ecobank Nigeria, Babagana Kyari; Senior Teacher/Rep. Principal, Govt. Girls Unity College, Damaturu, Shehu Zakari; and overall best student of Govt. Girls Unity College and award recipient of Ecobank, Suhayya Suleiman Dan Azumi, during the World […]

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World Savings Day: Ecobank Takes Financial Literacy To Students, Youths

Ecobank Nigeria senior staff last week embarked on tutoring students in various secondary schools across the country on various ways of savings to mark the 2017 World Savings Day. At Government Girls Unity College, Damaturu, Yobe State, the Managing Director of the Bank, Mr. Charles Kie who was speaking on the theme: “Our future starts with savings”, emphasized the need for […]

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Ecobank announces 12% increase in profit

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI) on Wednesday announced 12 per cent increase in profit for the nine months ended September 30, 2017 to N57.95 billion from N51.76 billion in nine months ended September 30, 2016. The pan-African financial institution profit before tax also rose by marginally by three per cent to N69.4 billion as against N67.5 […]

N8b CBN scam: How N8.3m was substituted with paper, by Ecobank staff

Mr Omotayo Sowunmi, a witness in the  alleged N8 billion Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) currency scam case, on Wednesday said that the apex bank  lost N8.3 million in a single box meant to contain N10 million. Testifying before Justice Nathaniel Ayo-Emmanuel of the Federal High Court, Ibadan, Sowunmi, a staff of Ecobank, said he was present […]

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Ecobank CEO advocates Credit Guarantee Schemes to encourage lending to Nigerian MSME’s

The Chief Executive Officer of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, Ade Ayeyemi, is calling for the Nigerian Government to introduce Credit Guarantee Schemes for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) as a measure to hedge their risk. Reiterating that MSME’s are a fundamental part of the economic fabric in Nigeria and the wider continent and therefore play a […]