Monthly Archives: May 2017

Heirs Holdings Announces Appointment of Group Chief Executive

Emmanuel Nnorom, Group Chief Executive Officer,Heirs Holdings

The Board of Heirs Holdings today announced the appointment of Emmanuel Nnorom as Group Chief Executive Officer. Mr Nnorom previously served as chief executive of Heirs Holdings’ affiliate Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc and will join the Heirs Holdings’ Board, reporting directly to the Group Chairman, Tony Elumelu. The appointment will take effect from 1 June 2017.

Fidelity Bank Builds Next Generation of Leaders, Inducts New Staff Into Workforce

L-R: Executive Director, Shared Services and Products, Chijioke Ugochukwu; 3rd Best Graduating Student, CREST Academy, Amadi Chinedu Darlington; 2nd Best Graduating Student, CREST Academy, Komolafe Samuel Babatunde; Best Graduating Student, CREST Academy, Akinbode Azeez Kunle and Managing Director, Nnamdi Okonkwo all of Fidelity Bank Plc at the CREST Academy graduation ceremony which held on Sunday.

Top Nigerian lender, Fidelity Bank, is building a new crop of young, dynamic and talented workforce through its graduate recruitment scheme. New inductees who passed out of the Fidelity Crest Academy after a rigorous 3 months training programme were admitted into the Bank’s workforce at the weekend.

Diamond Bank Empowers 5 Budding Entrepreneurs with N15m to Expand Their Business

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Diamond Bank has once again reignited its resolve in contributing its quota in reducing unemployment in Nigeria by creating and empowering budding entrepreneurs through its Building Entrepreneurs Today (BET) initiative. The initiative, according to the bank, is aimed at supporting the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) operators who showed exceptional entrepreneurial skills and productive ideas in their businesses. At the award/cheque presentation ceremony which took place on Thursday 25th of May 2017, in Lagos, the bank dole out the N15 million to empower the top five entrepreneurs.

PROCTER & GAMBLE’S ALWAYS PARTNERS UNESCO TO EMPOWER 50,000 GIRLS AND WOMEN IN BAUCHI STATE

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Procter and Gamble, a leading FMCG company in Nigeria, has partnered with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), a specialized agency of the United Nations to educate 50,000 Girls and Women on Information Communications Technology (ICTs) in Bauchi State.
The project tagged, School Meets the Learner Approach (SMLA) marks the beginning of the UNESCO new initiative to Education where ICT devices such as television, tablets and mobile phones are deployed to learners in their homes and workplaces to facilitate teaching and learning.

GTBank wins 2016 African Bank of the Year………Africa Banker Awards

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Foremost African financial institution; Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been named the African Bank of the Year at this year’s African Banker Awards. The Awards was presented during a prestigious gala dinner on 23rd May Ahmedabad, India, on the sidelines of the Annual Meeting of African Development Bank.