Flywire and Flutterwave partner on cross border payments and receivables in Nigeria
20-03-2018 | 15:42:59
Flywire, a provider of global payment and receivables solutions for education, healthcare, and business has partnered with Flutterwave, a payments API that makes it easier for banks and businesses to process payments across Africa.
Zenith Bank founder, Jim Ovia, pledges ₦250m to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund
20-03-2018 | 10:03:00
The Founder/Chairman, Zenith Bank, Mr. Jim Ovia, has re-affirmed his support to the Lagos State Security Trust Fund by pledging an additional 150 percent of previous donations to the Trust Fund.
GTBank announces Year 2017 PBT of N200.24b
15-03-2018 | 09:39:29
Guaranty Trust Bank released its audited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2017 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges.
FBNHoldings appoints Ariyibi to FBNQuest Capital, Borodo to FBNQuest Trustees Board
15-03-2018 | 09:22:00
FBN Holdings has announced the appointment of Mr Olawale Ariyibi as Chairman of the Board, FBNQuest Capital, and Mr Tijanni Borodo as Chairman of the Board, FBNQuest Trustees.
[Interview] John Enoh, CEO and Co-Founder, Beeptool, Nigeria
14-03-2018 | 14:14:00
BeepTool Communications, a Nigerian fintech and VoIP company has been positioning itself to change the landscape of mobile communication and connectivity inclusion in Sub-Saharan Africa by offering low cost ICT solutions to remote areas that have traditionally been locked out of conventional network coverage.
Zenith Bank partners Facebook and Mastercard to pioneer QR payments on Facebook Messenger
14-03-2018 | 13:50:46
Zenith Bank has confirmed that it is in a strategic partnership with Facebook and Twitter to launch a Masterpass QR bot for Facebook messenger, that will enable Nigerian businesses set up digital accounts and accept QR payments.
CBN strengthens commitment to boost digital payments adoption with latest license approval
12-03-2018 | 13:45:23
Committed to boost digital payments adoption and digital financial inclusion in Nigeria, the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has granted a Payment Solution Service Provider (PSSP) license to Cellulant Nigeria Limited.
IFC invests $52 million in Nigerian agriculture
12-03-2018 | 13:42:46
IFC has signed a cooperation agreement with the Government of Nigeria to implement a $2 million initiative targeting regulatory and institutional reforms that will strengthen Nigeria’s agribusiness sector, creating jobs and economic growth.
Nigerian Export-Import Bank urges SMEs in Southeast and Delta states to access $5b export facilities
08-02-2018 | 11:18:48
The Nigerian Export-Import Bank (NEXIM) urges Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in Southeast and Delta States to Access N550 Billion, $5 billion, Export Facilities.
Fitch upgrades Access Bank’s national rating to A+
08-02-2018 | 11:14:00
Fitch Ratings, a global rating agency in its latest report, has upgraded Access Bank’s National Long-Term Rating to A+ from A. At the same time, Fitch affirmed the Bank’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) at B.