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Nigerian banking at 60

The Nigerian banking sector has undergone an astonishing metamorphosis over the past 60 years, going from bank failures, fraud and scams to becoming one of Africa’s strongest industries, with some of the continent’s most significant and progressive banks and bankers.

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,