The 21st century saw the rise of many Banks in Nigeria.The banking sector in the country saw rapid growth and improvement.As at now, there are many top banks in Nigeria that have branches in different countries outside Nigeria.
A popular Nigerian singer, songwriter, philanthropist, and the CEO of Davido Music Worldwide (DMW), known as Davido, performed at the Fidelity Bank director's send-off party last night. Recalled that Davido once said that he has N30 billion in his account in one of his released songs, titled "If" which is why his team is being called the 30 Billion Gang (3BG). The billionaire singer who was invited to perform during a send-off party of one of the Fidelity Bank directors revealed on the stage that he is now more
Photo: Ecobank PLC.The banking sector in Nigeria has grown in more than two decades gaining trust assuring that the money of individuals are safe and unharmed.
Some Nigerian banks have informed their customers that they will start charging them 6.98 nairas for every USSD transaction. One of the things that reduce people's tendencies from making use of some services of the banking institutions is based on charges placed on these transactions. Unreasonable charges by banks could stand as a threat to financial inclusion, this is because customers will avoid using USSD for their transactions and could also discourage the unbanked segments of people because they would not prefer to pay such charges over their deposits.
For some time now, we have seen numerous stories of Nigerians who come out to complain about losing all the money in their Bank account to scammers or robbers who forcefully collect their credit cards, get their passwords and rob them of their money. In the light of this ugly trend, I have compiled a number of important codes that can help you protect your money if you ever think your money is at the risk of being stolen from your account. I have compiled block account codes for 22 banks which includes some
The Fidelity Bank of Nigeria has announced Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as the new Chief Executive Officer of the bank. She assumed duty on the first day of the new year after Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo completed his contract tenure on 31st of December, 2020. Nneka will be the first female CEO of the bank. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as an excellent record as far as the banking industry is concerned. It's worthy to note that she's the first female chief executive officer of the bank since its inception in 1988. She once served as
Meet Chief Executive Officer Of Fidelity Bank And His Stunning Wife Fidelity Bank is one of the Banks in Nigeria given an International Banking license by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The bank was incorporated in 1987 but commence operation in 1988 as a Merchant Bank. The bank was later rebranded in 1999 to fit into the commercial banking system. The great thing happening in the banking sector in terms of the strength of many banks in the country is as a result of the high-level skills and leadership abilities
Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe is the first female CEO of Fidelity bank and the first Igbo woman to attain the position.Mrs Nneka is known to be an hardworking woman in the Nigerian banking sector.
Infrastructural development is the beauty of every society. When it comes to maintenance, an average African society lacks that culture. This has over the years plagued the longevity of the lifespan of infrastructure development anywhere. The government has to embrace the nature of constant maintenance of social amenities everywhere to safeguard avoidable wastage in capital disbursement when it eventually degenerates into major repairs.
Although the outbreak of the coronavirus was a major setback to Nigeria's economy and that of the world, the Nigerian banking sector witnessed growth. Some of the top banks in the country gained more profits during this period There have been mergers between banks and that has made them stronger. One of them is the merging of Access Bank and Diamond Bank. This has increased the assets owned by Access Bank Banks are most times rated based on their assets and how much those assets cost. Here are a list of the
This Day News reported today that the Nigerian banking industry has made a dramatic leap in its sustainable banking principles by appointing two female as the Chief Executive Officers (CEOs), which are Mrs Miriam Olusanye for Guarantee Trust Bank (GT Bank) and Mrs Yemisi Edun for First City Monument Bank, popularly known as FCMB bank.
Having worked in a bank before, I really can say I have seen a lot of people being defrauded with their cards.Some could have been avoided while some were inevitable because the fraudster already had all the numbers on the Atm Card.
In a world where we continue to agitate that women be allowed to attain great positions in organizations and Institutions, it will interest you that some women are really doing well. On the first day of the year, Fidelity Bank of Nigeria announced Mrs. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe as the Chief Executive Officer of the bank. She became the first female to hold the position in Fidelity bank since the bank was established in 1988. Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe is an experienced banker who has years of experience in the banking sector.
The National Industrial Court of Nigeria, has ordered Fidelity Bank and the Benue State Government to pay the sum of N1.4 billion Naira to 210 sacked workers of the defunct Taraku Mills Limited being salary arrears,fringe and terminal benefit. The court also issued an execution against the Respondent, by directing the Deputy Sherriff of the court to seal the Banks branches in Abuja, Lafia, Makurdi and any others in Nigeria for the purpose of enforcing the judgment. According to Honorable Justice R. B Haastrup who
How To Resolve Banking Issues With Your Phone Without Joining The Large Crowd At The Bank Due to the covid 19 pandemic which affected the universe, the world is still trying to recover form the effects of the pandemic. The banking sector had set up measures to prevent the spray of the virus, one of this is the reduction of customers in the banking hall. This has made customers to stay outside the banking hall to wait for their turns before they are allowed to enter into the banking hall. This has resulted to
A man has fetched himself a jail term of eight years for illegally stealing over N1m from his employer's bank account. The 35-year-old bartender named Godwin Job was accused of stealing his employer's ATM card through which he withdrew the sum of N1,079,290. He stole the sum of money from the Fidelity Bank account of his Employer named Olufemi Joseph Odusanya. It was also revealed that the convict made a total of 14 transactions in less than 2 hours while withdrawing the sum of money. Though he pleaded not guilty
Godwin Job is a 35 years old man who works as a Bartender. According to EFCC reports Godwin stole an ATM card belonging to his boss Olufemi Joseph Odusanya. Godwin later, illegally withdrew the sum of N1,079,290 from a Fidelity Bank account belonging to his boss, Olufemi. It was disclosed that he evacuated his employer's account with 14 transactions withing two hours. After which his employer wrote a petition against him. EFCC Arrested him and arraigned him. Job was arraigned and after series of Judicial processes,
Fidelity Bank Plc and the United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) have clinched double awards at the 2020 edition of BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards held in Lagos. When Fidelity Bank was selected as the Business Manager of the Year by the Managing Director / CEO of the Bank, Mr. Nnamdi Okonkwo was honored as the Governor of the Ten Thousand Bank for “transforming Fidelity Bank into one of the fastest growing and most trustworthy financial institutions in Nigeria ”. UBA was also
With her tenure as Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Fidelity Bank Plc officially commencing Jan 1, 2020, Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe, has assumed office. According to the bank, she is the fourth Chief Executive Officer and the first female to occupy the position since the inception of the bank in 1988. In a statement on Sunday titled ‘Onyeali-Ikpe assumes office as MD/CEO of Fidelity Bank,’ the financial institution assured customers that the bank under her leadership will consolidate on the already