The DMD gave the advice at the annual conference of the Finance Correspondents Association of Nigeria in Lagos.
UBA Foundation’s Read Africa initiative was birthed almost two decades ago with a purpose of ensuring that African school children continue to read as they further their education.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, stated this on Friday evening at the United Bank for Africa (UBA) Group Chairman’s Forum for 2022, held at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.
At age 23, Farouk fondly referred to as the “underwear bomber”, attempted to detonate plastic explosives hidden in his underwear while aboard a Northwest Airlines Flight 253, en route from Amsterdam to Detroit, Michigan, on Christmas Day, 2009.
UBA’s solid financial performance, its excellent service delivery to customers and its continuous role of facilitating rapid economic growth across the African continent were some of the reasons that led to the bank being named best bank in 12 of its African subsidiaries and in Nigeria. UBA Nigeria Plc, UBA Benin UBA Burkina Faso UBA Cameroon, UBA Chad, UBA Congo Brazzaville, UBA Cote D’Ivoire, UBA Gabon, UBA Guinea, UBA Liberia, UBA Senegal, UBA Sierra Leone and UBA Zambia all came out top as the best banks in their respective countries.
The President, LCCI, Toki Mabogunje, said this while delivering her welcome address at the 35th trade fair in Lagos.
Leo is an AI chatbot for banking services currently available on Face-book Messenger, WhatsApp and Apple Device.
Uzoka said this during the Investors/Analysts Conference Call at the bank’s head office in Lagos, Nigeria, on Thursday September 16, 2021, following the release of its results for the half-year ended June 30, 2021.
The pan African financial institution delivered a 33.4 per cent appreciation in its profit before tax which rose to N76.2 billion as at June 2021, up from the N57.1 billion recorded in the same period of 2020. This translated to an annualised Return on Average Equity (RoAE) of 17.5 per cent as against 14.4 per cent a year earlier. This feat was recorded despite the challenging business and economic environment that emerged from the slow pace of activities following the global lockdown occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The dynamic and creative online radio channel, RED Radio now provides round the clock informative and entertaining content, bringing out the best of Africa.
The Senate Public Accounts Committee (SPAC) chaired by Senator Mathew Urhoghide hinged the investigation on the office of Auditor General report which exposed the alleged mismanagement.
This year’s edition will be headlined by Africa’s international leaders that include the President of Rwanda, Paul Kagame; Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Director-General of the World Trade Organisation; Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organisation; and Mr. Makhtar Sop Diop, Managing Director, International Finance Corporation.
This promo, which is held every quarter, is intended to appreciate loyal customers of the bank, who have stayed with the bank over the years, and offers fresh opportunities for potential and intending customers to join the growing number of UBA millionaires who have in the past benefitted from several promos.
REDTV, producers of awarding winning hit series such as The Men’s Club, Our Best Friend’s Wedding, Inspector K, Assistant Madams, RedHot Topics, Hotel Boutique and a host of other hit series is set to put on display its depth and pan-African reach with a new series: The Public Figure.
This unique promo intends to appreciate loyal customers of the bank, who have stayed with the bank over the years and will also offer fresh opportunities for potential and intending customers to join the growing number of UBA millionaires who have in the past benefitted from the ongoing promo.
The bank was announced winner of the coveted awards at a glamorous event which was well attended by the top echelon of the financial sector including bank CEOs, captains of industries and senior financial executives. The event was held at the prestigious Eko Hotel and Suites on Saturday, May 1, 2021.
This was part of the recommendations made by the Chairman of the United Bank for Africa Plc, Tony Elumelu, in his address at the Joshua Generation International Youth Conference, hosted at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka in Enugu State.
UBA Group Chairman, Tony O. Elumelu, who gave this assurance to shareholders at the 59th Annual General Meeting at the UBA Head Office, on Thursday April 1, 2021, explained that the bank has made strategic decisions that will strengthen its resolve to earn the industry leadership that it has envisioned in Nigeria, Africa and globally.
In ensuring this, the bank has embarked on several initiatives that include streamlining and automating its processes, upgrading technology, training and rewarding staff excellence, all towards ensuring that customers enjoy the very best of services.
The 100 customers won N100,000 each in this month’s edition of the draw, which began in January 2020.