Toast to Women in Leadership: Linda Ikeji Pays Courtesy Visit to Fidelity Bank MD

Women in Leadership

Two beautiful amazons and consummate professionals in their respective fields of endeavor (banking and media) met in what many have described as a toast to women in leadership to not only explore business opportunities, but also to lend their voice to the ongoing conversation about women empowerment. Fidelity Bank CEO, Mrs Onyeali-Ikpe accompanied by top female management staff on Tuesday in Lagos received the Chief Executive Officer, LIB TV, Linda Ikeji, who paid a courtesy visit to the bank. The purpose of the visit was also to strengthen the existing…

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How Customers’ Increased Trust in FirstBank’s *894# USSD Banking Can Boost the Financial Inclusion Drive

The Voice Nigeria Season 3

The path to financial inclusion holds different marketplace barriers and opportunities in different countries, but the push continues because of proof that an increase in economic activities among the financially vulnerable can reawaken a comatose economy. For Nigeria, the last three years have seen significant growth of the financial inclusion rate from 56.8% in 2016 to 63.2% in 2018. FirstBank’s *894# USSD banking service is playing a key role in it. FirstBank’s *894# USSD banking initiative is already averaging about 99 million transactions monthly, with a naira worth of (N’m)…

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Transcorp Hotels Plc Launches Its New, Innovative and First-Of Its Kind Digital Hospitality Platform, “Aura” for Accommodation, Food and Experiences

Aura by Transcorp Hotels is perfect for booking vacation homes, business or holiday lets, and experiences. Aura by Transcorp Hotels is a new platform that connects people to unique accommodation, great food, and memorable experiences Vice President Prof Yemi Osinbajo led the launch of Aura by Transcorp Hotels at The Transcorp Hilton Abuja Aura allows homeowners, hoteliers, restaurateurs and experience providers to earn income by listing their properties or services on Aura Aura by Transcorp Hotels is available on Android, iOS and web.   Transcorp Hotels Plc., the leading hospitality Company…

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Onyeali-Ikpe’s Seven Point Agenda: Building A Future-Ready Fidelity Bank

Fidelity Bank

Fidelity Bank’s seven-point agenda focuses on brand architecture, brand building and refresh, talent development and more, reports Angeladaviesblog. John C. Maxwell, an American author and speaker, is a widely acknowledged thought leader. Maxwell asserts in one of his most famous quotes, which encapsulates the true essence of leadership, “The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.” Fidelity Bank CEO, Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe is leading the financial institution through a significant evolution of business culture with the primary objective of improving operational…

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FirstBank Holds SMEConnect Webinar, Enlightens Entrepreneurs on Accessing Finance for Their Business

SMEConnect Webinar

Nigeria’s premier and leading financial inclusion services provider, First Bank of Nigeria Limited will hold its SMEConnect Webinar by 11am on Thursday, 8th July 2021 with “The ABCs of Accessing Finance for your Business” being the topic to be discussed at the event. Participants are required to register for the event via https://firstbanknigeria.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_SU8vLK_OToec2EwZLqljZA The event topic is designed to expose SMEs to various finance opportunities that they can access and utilise to foster the continued growth of their business, whilst optimising the sustenance of their business operations in contributing to national…

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NCRIB President Endorses Heirs Insurance and Heirs Life Assurance

Heirs Insurance

…Describes Their Entrance as Progressive At the just concluded meeting of the Nigerian Council of Registered Brokers (NCRIB), which was held on Tuesday, July 6, President of the Nigerian Council of Registered Insurance Brokers, Dr. Mrs. Bola Onigbogi endorsed Heirs Insurance Limited (HIL) and Heirs Life Assurance Limited (HLA) describing both companies as progressive with their array of product offerings and promise of excellent service. She said this while welcoming the hosts of the event, Dr. Adaobi Nwakuche, Ag. CEO, Heirs Insurance Limited and Niyi Onifade, CEO, Heirs Life Assurance…

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We Are Not Probing Our Former MD – Fidelity Bank Board

Fidelity Bank

The board of Fidelity Bank has debunked the information circulating in the public space that the bank is probing its immediate past Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo, Angeladaviesblog reports.  The bank, in a statement signed by the Brand and Communications, Ejike Ndiulo stated that the information is “false, malicious and should be discountenanced.” The statement added that the Board of Directors continues to hold Mr. Okonkwo in high esteem and wishes him well in his future endeavours. Below is the press statement: REBUTTAL OF FALSE INFORMATION Our attention has been…

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Unity Bank Commits Over N30m to Empower NYSC Members

Unity Bank

Unity Bank Commits Over N30m to Empower NYSC Members       Unity Bank Plc has committed over N30 million to empower National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members. Angeladaviesblog reports that Nigerian lender, Unity Bank Plc has committed over N30 million to empower National Youth Service Corps (NYSC) members through the Bank’s flagship Youth entrepreneurship development initiative known as Unity Bank Corpreneurship Challenge. The sum includes N4 million won by beneficiaries on four separate editions across four states and N10 million won by beneficiaries across the 10 states in the…

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Disclaimer: Fidelity Bank Dissociates Self From “E-Universe Promo”

Fidelity Bank

Fidelity Bank has put out a disclaimer on a purported E-Universe Promo by the bank reports angeladaviesblog. The bank warned that anyone who participates in the said scheme does so at his or her own detriment. According to a statement by management of the bank, “Our attention has been drawn to an illegal promo making rounds online called “E-Universe Promo” “Neither Fidelity Bank nor any of its agents have any ties to the purported E-Universe Promo. We conduct our business promotions in line with the laws of the federation and…

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FirstBank’s SMEConnect Platform Continues to Help Business Thrive

SMEConnect Webinar

Small Medium Enterprises are the ultimate drivers of the economy, and when they are under-utilized and not given the much-needed support to thrive, it has an overriding effect on the overall growth and development of a Nation. In a demonstration of its continuous commitment to National development, FirstBank’s ‘’SMEConnect’ continues to create an atmosphere for SMEs to build, grow and scale. SMEConnect is FirstBank’s value proposition geared towards building the capacity of SMEs to deliver business goals and contribute even more significantly to national development. It is a digital platform through…

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