FirstBank Promotes Career Development Of Staff, Graduates Third Set Of Its Senior Management Development Programme Participants

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s leading financial inclusion services provider, has graduated 12 successful candidates in the third edition of its Senior Management Development Programme (SMDP). The graduation ceremony held virtually, via the Zoom video conferencing platform on Wednesday, 2 September, 2020.

FirstBank Partners Global Agency on Free Eye Screening

FirstBank of Nigeria Limited has unveiled a partnership with VisionSpring, a not-for-profit global organisation based in the United States of America to provide free eye screening and glasses to 10,000 low-income earners across the country in the next two years. The pilot scheme, which was funded by the bank and begins this year, is to […]

FirstBank Introduces Contactless Naira MasterCard

FirstBank of Nigeria Limited has announced the introduction of a contactless naira MasterCard to its array of debit cards. The move, according to the bank, was to promote convenience, ease of transactions and the security of funds. According to a statement from the bank, FirstBank debit cards are acceptable nationwide and globally,adding that they can be used to withdraw […]

First Bank Processes N1 Trillion on 894 Quick Banking Channel

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has recorded ‘strides’ in its Financial Inclusion services delivery, via its 894 quick banking, a USSD based channel that enables customers to access banking services using any type of phone and without data/internet. The 894 banking scheme, “which is the fastest growing USSD scheme in the market, grew by about […]


FirstBank unveils new ultra-modern head office in Ghana

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has unveils a new ultra-modern Head Office for its subsidiary, FBNBank Ghana to enhance service delivery in the Ghanaian market. According to the Managing Director, FBNBank Ghana, Gbenga Odeyemi, FBNBank is resolute in its passion to promote utmost growth and development for the people of Ghana.  Meanwhile, while speaking on […]


FirstBank’s payment card issuance hits 10 million

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has been named the first financial institution in Nigeria and the West-Africa sub-region to issue 10 million cards to customers across the country.   A statement issued by the Bank on Tuesday explained that “This makes FirstBank the second bank in Africa to achieve this feat”.   The statement added: “The groundbreaking […]

FirstBank appoints Tosin Adewuyi as Group Executive, Executive Director, FBNBank UK

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced the appointment of Mr. Tosin Adewuyi as a Group Executive of First Bank of Nigeria Limited and an Executive Director of its flagship subsidiary FBNBank UK Limited.  The appointment is, however, subject to approval from the appropriate regulatory bodies in Nigeria and United Kingdom.  Tosin holds a bachelor’s degree […]