Heirs Holdings Significantly Expands Oil and Gas Portfolio

Heirs Holdings

– Acquires 45% of OML 17 from Shell, Total and ENI  – Existing Production Capacity of 27,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day Estimated 2P Reserves of 1.2 billion barrels of oil equivalent  –  Estimated Additional 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent of further exploration potential        Heirs Holdings (“HH”), the leading African strategic investor, in partnership with affiliated company Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (“Transcorp”), Nigeria’s largest publicly listed conglomerate, announced today the unconditional acquisition of a 45% participating interest in Nigerian oil licence OML 17 and related assets, through TNOG…

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Access Bank Renews Commitment to Customer Education, Satisfaction

Commitment to Customer Education

Access Bank Renews Commitment to Customer Education, Satisfaction … Announces Revised Customer Complaint Channels         Driven by its promise to deliver unrivalled customer service to all its customers, Access Bank Plc has announced an extension of its customer education and complaint management activities. Over the years, Access Bank has strived to reach all audience tiers and communities, communicating and simplifying information on how customer-related bottlenecks can be resolved. According to Ogor Chukudebelu, the Chief Customer Experience Officer at Access Bank Plc, the institution’s efforts are borne out of the desire to “heighten the public’s consciousness and radically improve awareness of the vast array…

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FirstBank Begins the Year With an Innovative, Convenient Virtual Payment Card

Virtual Payment Card

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s leading financial inclusion services provider has launched the Virtual Payment card, a Naira denominated debit card and digital representation of the plastic debit card. The card is designed to be linked to either a customer’s operative account or wallet account. The FirstBank Virtual Payment Card is a suitable alternative to the use of cash and cheques, with its wide-range features which include the ability of cardholders to protect his/her card using the block and unblock capabilities; PIN Reset; Change PIN as well as view…

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Mouka Donates to NAFRC Training Centre For Ex-Service Military Personnel, Ensures Continuous Support

Mouka Donates To NAFRC

Mouka Donates to NAFRC Training Centre For Ex-Service Military Personnel, Ensures Continuous Support         Mouka made a wholesome donation of 10 professional computer systems to the Nigerian Armed Force Resettlement Centre (NAFRC). This was to support the centre’s vision of becoming a world-class training institution for ex-servicemen and women who have made the nation proud in their duties as military officers while in active service. Mouka made the donation at the NAFRC training centre during the passing out ceremony of Trainees Course 02/2020 Stream Two of ex-service…

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Ajayi Wins 59th Firstbank Lagos Open Golf Championship

Ajayi

Ajayi Wins 59th Firstbank Lagos Open Golf Championship         Ikoyi Club based category-1 amateur golfer, Ajayi Tajudeen has emerged winner of the 59th edition of the FirstBank sponsored Lagos Open Golf Championship. Ajayi closed with 1-under par 70 for a total of 7-over the course par to win the Championship by two-shots after 56-holes. Happy at the recently held golf tourney, Ajayi adduced his success to hard work, saying “I practiced a lot”. “There is no shortcut to success which is why I take the sport very seriously.…

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FCMB Names Yemisi Edun As Acting MD

Yemisi Edun

FCMB Names Yemisi Edun As Acting MD       First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has appointed Ms Yemisi Edun as the acting Managing Director as the Managing Director, Adam Nuru proceeds on leave. Ms. Edun holds a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry from the University of Ife, Ile-Ife and a Master’s degree in International Accounting and Finance from the University of Liverpool, United Kingdom. She is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria and a CFA® Charter holder. She is also an Associate Member of the Chartered…

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Mouka Celebrates First Babies of the Year in Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, With Freebies

First Babies of the Year

Mouka Celebrates First Babies of the Year in Lagos, Ogun, Oyo, With Freebies         Mouka, Nigeria’s foremost manufacturer of mattresses and other bedding products celebrates families with babies born on New Year’s Day, in Lagos, Ogun, and Oyo States in furtherance of its commitment to adding value to life. Mouka presented gifts to mothers of the first babies at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH), Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital (OOUTH), Shagamu, in Ogun State, and the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, Oyo State. The gifts…

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Tony Elumelu Foundation 2021 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme Application Opens on January 1, 2021

Entrepreneurship Programme

Africa’s Largest Entrepreneurial Intervention Leads Way on Covid-19 Economic Recovery TEF Targets Over 3,000 SMEs – Dedicated Focus in 2021 on Female Entrepreneurs    The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Africa’s leading philanthropy dedicated to empowering African entrepreneurs, opens applications on its TEFConnect digital platform (www.tefconnect.com) today, January 1, 2021. This year’s intervention prioritises the economic recovery of small and medium scale enterprises (SMEs) and young African entrepreneurs, following the Covid-19 disruption to economic activities. To address the unique challenges arising from the pandemic, lift millions out of poverty and create…

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Unity Bank Corpreneurship Challenge Produces More Winners

Corpreneurship Challenge

Unity Bank Corpreneurship Challenge Produces More Winners         Unity Bank’s flagship business plan competition for National Youth Service Corps members, Corpreneurship Challenge, has produced three more winners. The winners who include Ejidike Vitalis, Aromire Yusuf, and Sanni Adeola emerged during the final pitch for NYSC 2020 Batch B, Stream 1B corps members, held at the Lagos NYSC Orientation camp on Monday. A Zobo beverage processing plant business plan by Ejidike Vitalis, a Pharmacy graduate from Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka emerged the best plan, winning the N500,000 grant.…

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COVID-19: FirstBank Launches ‘Mask Up, Stay Safe” Campaign

Stay Safe

COVID-19: FirstBank Launches ‘Mask Up, Stay Safe” Campaign         First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider has announced its ongoing digital campaign “Mask Up, Stay Safe” as part of its advocacy to encourage everyone to consciously protect one another against the COVID-19 pandemic. The digital campaign which is designed to employ a fun approach to urge and engage its stakeholders on the need to observe the safety and precautionary guidelines during the festive season is implemented using the Bank’s customized face…

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