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The approval and expression of delight at the dividend payment was made on Wednesday in Lagos at the bank’s AGM
The governor gave the commendation on Wednesday at the Government House, Asaba when Ovia paid him a condolence visit over the death of his father, Sir Arthur Okorie Okowa.
The ranking was published in the February 2021 edition of The Banker Magazine of the Financial Times Group in conjunction with London-based Brand Finance
This is coming on the heels of the awards as the Most Valuable Banking Brand in Nigeria and the Number One Bank in Nigeria by Tier-1 Capital by The Banker won earlier in the year.
Monetary contributions to the account set up at the Central Bank of Nigeria under the auspices of the Private Sector Coalition Against COVID-19 have hit N15 billion.
President Muhammadu Buhari has saluted the public-spiritedness of wealthy Nigerians and organisations for standing up to be counted in the battle against the Coronavirus Disease pandemic.
The reports come amid the withdrawal of some prominent Nigerians, including the Founder/Chairman of Zenith Bank Plc, Jim Ovia, from the Forum.
Before taking his exit, Ovia stressed the need for youth empowerment and better government policies to curb continual attacks on persons living within and outside Africa
The Chairman/Founder of Zenith Bank Plc, Jim Ovia, has called on the Central Bank of Nigeria Governor, Godwin Emefiele to create the enabling environment through the institution of various initiatives that support financial inclusion to help empower and blossom the Nigerian youths.
Ovia bagged the degree from the University of Lagos
Ambode, who spoke at the public presentation of Africa Arise and Shine, a book written by Ovia, said it was important for successful entrepreneurs like the author of the book to tell the story of how they were able to navigate the business climate to inspire others who look forward to be like them.
Buhari gave the commendation in a message at the public presentation and launch of Ovia’s book “Africa Arise and Shine” in Lagos.
The event was the launch of Jim Ovia’s book
The book, titled: “Africa Rise And Shine,” is published by ForbesBooks and recounts the series of events that led to Ovia’s triumph in Nigeria’s treacherous business terrain
Speaking in an interview on Bloomberg TV at the weekend, about his new book: “Africa Rise And Shine: How a Nigerian Entrepreneur from Humble Beginnings Grew a Business to $16 billion,” Ovia urged entrepreneurs to be responsive to opportunities lurking around.
The lunch took place in Lagos
Covenant University beat University of Lagos and Obafemi Awolowo University, which emerged second and third place winner respectively, in the competition sponsored by Zenith Bank Plc
Ovia made the observation while receiving an award of Doctorate Degree of Business Administration (Honoris Causa) at the 47th Convocation Ceremony of the university in Nigeria, Nsukka at the weekend