Tagged in: First Bank of Nigeria


Adesola Adeduntan, CEO, FirstBank – How to do well by doing good

Putting the national interest ahead of short-term profit is the secret behind the success of First Bank of Nigeria, as Omar Ben Yedder learns in conversation with the bank’s CEO, Dr Adesola Adeduntan

I travel to meet Dr Adesola Adeduntan in Edinburgh, where he has been invited to give a keynote address at the Edinburgh School of Business about the role of financial institutions in driving financial inclusion.Fittingly,

Banks take on fintech for the youth market

Traditional banks have launched a spirited and highly innovative fightback against fintech payments service platforms that have been eating into their market share.

Nigeria’s debut N100bn sovereign sukuk

The successful launch and closing of Nigeria’s first sovereign sukuk in September is another feather in the cap of the relatively new Director General of the Debt Management Office (DMO) of the Nigerian Ministry of Finance, Patience Oniha.…