Diamond Bank Strengthens Growth in Q1 2017…Asset base jumps to N2.07trn

Diamond Bank, yesterday, transmitted its Q1 2017 financial accounts to the Nigerian Stock Exchange, NSE, showcasingfocused and strong determination to continue to strengthen growth in key financial parameters. The Bank’s performance scorecardfor More »

GTBank Releases Q1 2017 Unaudited Results…….. Reports Profit before Tax of ₦50.39Billion

Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its unaudited financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2017 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. A review of the results shows positive performance More »

Stanbic IBTC pledges to change perception of insurance industry

Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited, member of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has announced its plans to deploy trust-building measures that would plug major gaps in the insurance value chain in Nigeria.With the More »

Govt to Celebrate Lagos @ 50 with GTBank Principals Cup

In recognition of GTBank’s contribution to the development of grassroots football in Nigeria and producing discipline and upright school children, Lagos State government has listed the bank’s pet project-GTBank Principals Cup, as More »

The 2017 GTBank Food and Drink Fair set to hold during Workers’ Day holiday

Food lovers from across the world can once again look forward to an unparalleled culinary experience as the 2nd edition of the GTBank Food & Drink Fair is set to hold during More »


Benefits of financial knowledge among youth – Stanbic IBTC Bank

L-R: Head, Commercial Suites, South-East, Stanbic IBTC Bank, Mr. Hillary Nwodo; Regional Manager, South-East; Stanbic IBTC Bank, Mr. Victor  Ekeocha; Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Bank, Dr. Demola Sogunle; School Captain, Government College Umuahia, Master Emeku Iheanyi; and The Principal, Government College Umuahia, High-Chief Jerry Onyemachi, during the Financial Literacy Day in celebration in Umuahia on Thursday 30th March, 2017.

Nigeria’s banking industry will continue to grow in sophistication, innovation and strength as the youth demography becomes significant in driving the future of banking, Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a member of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, has said. Such significance will ride on the back of more enlightenment powered by such initiatives as the financial literacy project of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), the bank said.

TOPCOMM PR appoints Principal PR/Media Consultant

Mohammed Abdullahi, Principal PR & Media Consultant at TOPCOMM PR

TOPCOMM PR Concept & Events, foremost travels and destination Public Relations Agency in Nigeria has elevated Mohammed Abdullahi, previously Senior PR/Media Consultant at TOPCOMM PR to the position of Principal Public Relations and Media Consultant.
Effective since January 2017, Mohammed Abdullahi is saddled with additional responsibilities arising from the new position which includes greater engagement with existing clients and increased business development functions.

Stanbic IBTC highlights role of employers in pension scheme

L-R: Executive Director, Operations, Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Ltd (SIPML), Mr. Steve Elusope; Head, Computation & Remittance, National Pension Commission, Alhaji Mohammed Usman; and Head, Business Development, SIPML, Mrs. Nike Bajomo; at an employers’ forum organized by  SIPML in Enugu on Wednesday April  5, 2017

Nigeria’s largest pension fund administrator (PFA), Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited, has described as fundamental the role of employers in Nigeria’s nascent Contributory Pension Scheme (CPS), a status that obligates them to highlight the importance and value of pension provision among their employees.



Jealousy is the fear of comparison. – Max Frisch
The history of the world has been laced with jealousy. As a matter of fact, jealousy brought us all to this world, else we would have been in the Garden of Eden or even Heaven, singing praises to God every morning. It was out of jealousy to be like God that made Lucifer conspire with some Angels to cause war in heaven that eventually brought him down. It was out of jealousy that the devil tempted Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden. To him, humans can’t enjoy heaven that he was kicked out from.

Global Communications Firm Hires P+ Measurement Services To Provide Media Monitoring Service in Ghana Market.


Following its strategic partnership with East Africa media monitoring agency Reelforge Media Monitoring, P+ Measurement Services was on Monday, March 27, appointed by global communications firm, Burness Communications to provide media monitoring services in Ghana market.

P+ will be providing print, online, TV and radio monitoring for Burness in the West African country.

Based in Bethesda, Maryland, and with an office in Nairobi, Kenya, Burness Communications provides public relations support to nonprofit organizations. The company specialises in advocacy campaigns, media relations, public policy engagement, event planning etc.

Philip Odiakose, Lead Consultant, P+ Measurement Services

Philip Odiakose, Lead Consultant, P+ Measurement Services

P+ is in charge of Reelforge’s client media monitoring and measurement briefs in Nigeria and Ghana market while Reelforge provides Media Monitoring services to P+ Measurement’s clients in East Africa market.

Speaking on the appointment, Lead Consultant P+ measurement services Nigeria, Philip Odiakose said:

“We are very happy to have been selected to manage the Burness Communications brief in the Ghana market and we are committed to helping the brand grow in the region through media monitoring and intelligence. This means more work for the team, and we hope to deliver the best, with the current market standard”.

As a member of International Association for the Measurement and Evaluation of Communication (AMEC) in the region, P+ Measurement Services, over the past one year, has undergone a media monitoring and PR measurement literacy campaign for brands and government agencies in a bid to standardize a procedure that enables stakeholders to understand that implementing the right media monitoring and measurement campaign will help companies get a clearer understanding of consumer habits and sentiment toward brand products and services.