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ECONOMY-FINANCE

Meet Billionaire CEO Of Access Bank Who Got Married To His Wife 4 Months After They Met

Meet Billionaire Chief Executive Officer Of Access Bank Who Got Married To His Wife 4 Months After They Met The banking sector of the country is getting better, this was made possible after the consolidation exercise in the sector some years back during the leadership of Mallam Sanusi Lamido Sanusi. At that time the banks weren’t strong enough so they have to merge to form a formidable force to build the sector. The bold step that was taken has yielded tremendous results. One of the banks in Nigeria that is

  1 year ago ago
Meet Billionaire CEO Of Access Bank Who Got Married To His Wife 4 Months After They Met

BUSINESS

End SARS :See the list of Banks that froze the Bank accounts of End SARS Protesters

In the last few days, social media was agog over the news of Central Bank of Nigeria, ( CBN) blocking the Bank accounts of some top Nigerian Social media influencers, believed to be the Campaigners of the EndSARS Protest over claims that the funds in their Bank Account might be connected to terrorists activities. This led to some Nigerians who participated in the EndSARS against Police Brutality and extortion in the country having their respective account reportedly made inaccessible to them. This was made possible

  1 year ago ago
End SARS :See the list of Banks that froze the Bank accounts of End SARS Protesters

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Soon Dollar Value Will Crash Against Naira- Trust CEO, Segun Agbaje

The Bankers Committee met on Thursday after the Central Bank of Nigeria banned Bureau de change operators from receiving forex. One of the members of the Bankers Committee, Segun Agbaje, the chief executive officer of Guaranty Trust Bank Company said naira will rise against the dollar. Meanwhile, the dollar financial regulator has directed lenders to make foreign exchange offices available at their locations to meet forex demands.

  1 year ago ago
Soon Dollar Value Will Crash Against Naira- Trust CEO, Segun Agbaje

BUSINESS

Meet The CEO Of Access Bank And His Igbo-Born Wife

There are many Nigerians who have carved a niche for themselves as a figure to reckon with their chosen fields of life and rise to the top of their career.  The current Group Managing Director and CEO of Access Bank Nigeria, Herbert Wigwe, is no doubt one of those Nigerians whose success in the banking sector has continued to be an inspirations to many young Nigerians.  Born Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe on August 15, 1966 in Lagos State, he hails from Omueke Isiokpo in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State. 

  1 year ago ago
Meet The CEO Of Access Bank And His Igbo-Born Wife

BUSINESS

Things you might not know about Access Bank CEO

Access Bank CEO Herbert Wigwe is from Omueke Isiokpo in Ikwerre LGA of Rivers State. He was born in Lagos in 1966. In 2002, Wigwe and his business partner, Aigboje Aig-Imoukhuede acquired Access Bank. With over 6.5 million account holders, 350 branches and more than 1,500 ATMs in major centres across Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa and the UK, It's now one of the top five banks in Nigeria and ranked among the top 500 global banks according to a 2015 report by The Banker. He is married to Chizoba Wigwe they have

  2 years ago ago
Things you might not know about Access Bank CEO

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Exchange Rate Will Fall To 423/$1 – Bank CEOs

The Bankers Committee which is headed by the Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, has revealed its hopes for the naira in the face of the dollar. The committee has assured Nigerians that the exchange rate of the Naira to the dollar will drop to around N423 to a dollar.

  1 year ago ago
Exchange Rate Will Fall To 423/$1 – Bank CEOs

BUSINESS

Access Bank explains reason for outrageous deductions from customers' funds, indicts CBN

One of Nigeria's topmost financial institutions, Access Bank has been under fire all weekend following an outrageous deductions of money allegedly for stamp duties.  Customers and other users of the bank were on Saturday alerted to startling deductions from their accounts which made many take to Twitter to lament the obnoxious development.  •Access Bank MD/CEO, Herbert Wigwe In no time, Access Bank became the top trending topic on micro blogging site, Twitter with many sharing their displeasure over

  2 years ago ago
Access Bank explains reason for outrageous deductions from customers' funds, indicts CBN

COVID

Meet the Nigerian man who won the 'African Banker Of The year 2020' and is also the CEO of a bank

Nigeria is a country known for its talented and industrious citizens. The country as a whole consist of billionaires, who paved their way into wealth by being hardworking. In the this article, we are going to be exploring the Nigerian man who won the 'African Banker Of The Year 2020' and everything thing about him. The African Banker Awards is a yearly event, hosted to celebrate banks in Africa for their performances across all ramifications of business. The Award recognises both African banks and their corresponding

  1 year ago ago
Meet the Nigerian man who won the 'African Banker Of The year 2020' and is also the CEO of a bank

COVID

Access Bank trends on Twitter as Nigerians react to the 75% staff retrenchment

Access Bank is the number one trending topic among Nigerians on Twitter after a video emerged of the bank's GMD announcing that 75% of staff will be retrenched. Mr Herbert Wigwe, the Group Managing Director of Access Bank Plc, announced that staff who provide "non-essential services" will have to go and those who will be retained will get a pay cut, including him who will take a 40% pay cut (read here). He said: "I will be the first to take the hit and I’m gonna take the largest pay cut, which would be

  2 years ago ago
Access Bank trends on Twitter as Nigerians react to the 75% staff retrenchment

BUSINESS

Governor Hope Uzodimma receives Access Bank CEO and Group Managing Director

Governor Hope Uzodimma receives Access Bank CEO and Group Managing Director  The Executive Governor of Imo State His Excellency Distinguished Senator Hope Uzodimma, received Mr. Herbert Wigwe, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Group Managing Director (GMD) of Access Bank Plc, one of Nigeria's leading banking institutions who was on a courtesy call at the Imo State Government House, Owerri.  It was a great meeting as the Government of the Imo State, and the financial institution rubbed minds & shared ideas

  2 years ago ago
Governor Hope Uzodimma receives Access Bank CEO and Group Managing Director

COVID

Access Bank Secures $93m Syndicated Loan

Access Bank Plc has reported the marking of a Subordinated Syndicated Loan Agreement totalling $93.8 million with the Dutch advancement bank (FMO), the French private segment improvement bank (Proparco), and driving speculation firm, Symbiotics. The level II capital office was organized as a "10 years non-call 5 years" subjected obligation instrument, profiting the bank for a time of 5 years. An announcement yesterday cited the Group Managing Director, Access Bank, Herbert Wigwe, to have said the office would

  2 years ago ago
Access Bank Secures $93m Syndicated Loan

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Meet Herbert Wigwe The CEO Of Access Bank And His Beautiful Wife.

When talking of prominent and successful men it should not just be limited to those popular people we know for there are some prominent and very successful men who have a low key profile but have made mark in the society. Today we are going to meet the CEO of Access Bank. It might interest you to know that access bank is one of the top five banking institutions of Nigeria. Herbert Onyewumbu Wigwe was born on 15th August, 1966 and is a very successful 54 years old. He hails from Rivers state, Nigeria. He attended

  1 year ago ago
Meet Herbert Wigwe The CEO Of Access Bank And His Beautiful Wife.

SPORTS

08/05/2020: Latest Nigeria's Headlines for Today

08/05/2020: Latest Nigeria's Headlines for Today LATEST NEWS Obiano imposes 12-hour curfew on Umumbo, Omor communities Clash COVID-19: 339m people living with asthma globally — Report OIL PRICE CRASH: Privatise refineries, repeal PPPRA, PEF Acts, CSOs tell FG COVID-19: Informal sector poverty to increase by 56% — ILO Abba Kyari Change boxers daily to prevent groin infection — Medical Expert COVID-19: Why we provided testing kits in Kano — ADF A souless, leaderless world COVID-19 lockdown: FG, sta

  2 years ago ago
08/05/2020: Latest Nigeria's Headlines for Today

ECONOMY-FINANCE

Will The Dollar-Naira Value Get Better Or Worse Following CBN's Ban Of Forex To BDC's?

Credit: Reuben Abati Reactions continue to trail the decision of the Central Bank of Nigeria to ban the weekly sale of foreign exchange to Bureau de Change (BDC) operators in the country. In an Arise News interview last night Mr. Paul Alaje an economist stated that Nigerians should expect the dollar-naira value to worsen in the coming months.

  1 year ago ago
Will The Dollar-Naira Value Get Better Or Worse Following CBN's Ban Of Forex To BDC's?

BUSINESS

Access bank set to refund their customers

Access bank set to reward their customers Recently it have been trending about the constant debit from Access bank to their customers, and their customers are not happy about it But Access bank have brought to our notice about the ongoing debit balance their customers have been receiving and they are willing to settle the issue Most of their customers are really not taking it lightly with them,as they issue a warning of writing a petition against them while some plan going to the various branch with complaint,

  2 years ago ago
Access bank set to refund their customers

COVID

An Open Letter To The Access Bank CEO, Herbert Wigwe.

Dear Sir, I sincerely hope that this meets you well. I write this letter to state my utter displeasure and that of your numerous customers over the collection of stamp duties. It is important to note that we customers help you run your bank and such, we deserve empathy and utmost consideration. If your company, failed in the collection of stamp duties from the month of February to the month of April, does that change the fact that Nigerians that bank with you, need all the money they can get, especially at

  2 years ago ago
An Open Letter To The Access Bank CEO, Herbert Wigwe.

POLITICS

N100 billion approved for Nigeria Police to Procure arms and Rehabilitate destroyed Stations

The Nigeria Police are to be equiped with more equipment to enable them secure lives and properties in Nigeria. This is to be done by a Non Governmental Organization. A private sector-led Coalition Against COVID-19 CACOVID, has approved N100 billion to purchase equipment for the Nigeria Police. The said amount is to also enable renovate 44 police stations destroyed during the #ENDSARS protest. Present at the occasion was the Co-Chair of CACOVID and Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria Mr. Godwin Emefiele. He made

  1 year ago ago
N100 billion approved for Nigeria Police to Procure arms and Rehabilitate destroyed Stations

BUSINESS

Access Bank, Coronation Insurance seek to improve underwriting

The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has said the bancasurance partnership between the bank and Coronation Insurance Plc will improve underwriting and claims experience in the insurance industry. He spoke during an online workshop on ‘Managing risks that make night directors’ where the partnership between the bank and Coronation Insurance was described. “In fulfilling more than the bank’s promise to you, we want our clients to have the most in writing experience

  1 year ago ago
Access Bank, Coronation Insurance seek to improve underwriting

COVID

Access Bank Upsurges COVID-19 Resilience with Tier-2 Loan Facility

In its proceeded with endeavors to pad the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on the economy, Access Bank PLC, Nigerian financial monster, as of late marked a Subordinated Syndicated Loan Agreement totalling $93.8 million with the Dutch improvement bank (FMO), the French private area advancement bank (Proparco), and driving speculation firm, Symbiotics. The office, as indicated by Group Managing Director, Access Bank PLC, Herbert Wigwe, will empower the Bank to proceed on its vital way to turning into Africa's door

  2 years ago ago
Access Bank Upsurges COVID-19 Resilience with Tier-2 Loan Facility