The organisers at the award ceremony, which held in Lagos, disclosed that Polaris Bank’s VULTe outperformed all its peers in the industry across eight metrics considered by the award selection/review Committee.
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The editors’ conference, the largest gathering of Nigerian editors and owners of mass media: newspapers, magazines, radio/television stations and online newspapers in Nigeria, is scheduled to hold between October 21 and 22 at the NAF Conference Centre, Abuja.
According to the bank’s audited half-year financial results presented to the Nigerian Exchange (NGX), the Group recorded a growth in profit before tax of three per cent from NGN114 billion reported in H1 2020 to NGN117 billion in H1 2021.
The bank has extended support to the male and female National Basketball teams by doling out $30,000 (about N15 million).
The award, which was announced in the July 2021 edition of the World Finance Magazine, was based on individual banks’ ability to adapt to a continually evolving technological environment while maintaining top-class customer relations and bolstering their financial footing amidst the upheaval of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive of the bank, Ebenezer Onyeagwu, disclosed in a statement on Wednesday in Lagos.
This is despite a very challenging macroeconomic environment aggravated by the COVID-19 pandemic
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Ponle, who is the Managing Director of Travel Doctor Limited, was charged by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission with four-counts of stealing and issuing of dishonoured cheques.
According to the judges, he was selected for a plethora of reasons, key among these practices include a robust Environmental and Social Management System for screening credit facilities and continued investment in social initiatives in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, and for joining 131 other banks from across the globe as a founding signatory to the United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative Principles for Responsible Banking.
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.
According to a statement from Afreximbank on Friday, the funds will assist Zenith Bank in its maintenance of foreign currency trade flows impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The MD made the call during a Webinar, themed: “Prospects of Non-Oil Export During and Post COVID-19,” organized by the bank on Wednesday.
During this period, 50 customers will be selected via raffle draw each week and rewarded with gifts worth N30,000.
The yearly forum is going to be virtual due to the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic.
Consequently, the All-Share Index rose by 71.43 points or 0.30 per cent to close higher at 24,097.48 compared with 24,026.05 achieved on Monday.
Climbing a whopping 29 spots from 415 in 2019 to 386 in the 2020 global ranking of banks, Zenith Bank retained its position as the number one Tier-1 bank in Nigeria with Tier-1 Capital of $2.79 billion, an increase of 16.1 per cent on the $2.40 billion recorded in the 2019 rankings.
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Henshaw Ogubike, Director Information and Press, Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, made this known in a statement in Abuja on Tuesday.
Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has introduced an automated voice banking service, an interactive voice response solution which enables customers to perform basic banking transactions by dialing a dedicated phone line through their registered phone numbers and following the prompts.
The Nigerian Stock Exchange market indicators on Tuesday recorded further depreciation, dropping by 0.14 per cent.