Tag: First Bank

CBN sacks First Bank directors, reinstates Adeduntan as MD/CEO

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has sacked some key board members of First Bank Nigeria (FBN) and First Bank of Nigeria Holding Plc. Among those affected are chairmen of the two entities, Mr. Oba Otudeko of FBN Holdings and Mrs Ibukun Awosika of FBN. Remi Babalola is the interim[Read More…]

Anonymous group hacks the website of First Bank of Nigeria Limited over #EndSARS protests

Anonymous, an online network known for launching cyberattacks against government institutions, has hacked the website of First Bank of Nigeria Limited. The #EndSARS protests have been taking place across major cities in the country with youths demanding an end to police brutality and killings, and Anonymous group attacks against government[Read More…]

Bank CEOs resign from NESG board – here’s why

The chief executive officers of First Bank, Sterling Bank and United Bank for Africa (UBA) have denied claims that they were threatened to resign from the board of the Nigerian Economic Summit Group (NESG). THISDAY reports that two CEOs, who spoke on the condition of anonymity, said they resigned from the[Read More…]

Four Nigerian Banks Make Top 500 In The World

Four Nigerian banks – First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Zenith Bank Plc, Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank) and Access Bank Plc; have been ranked among the ‘Top 500 Banking Brands’ by The Banker magazine of the Financial Times and Brand Finance, London, in 2015.A report on Monday revealed that for[Read More…]

13 Nigerian Banks Among World’s 1000, Is Your Financial Institution Included [Details]

Thirteen Nigerian banks have been named in the list of 1000 top lenders across the world, according to the Banker magazine of the Financial Times Group in its 2014 report on banks released on Sunday 6 July. The Nigerian banks attained this feat for the second year in a row[Read More…]