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L-R: Founder, Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), Tony O. Elumelu CON (middle) flanked on the left by Owen Omogiafo, Chief Operating Officer TEF; Parminder Vir OBE, CEO, TEF and on the right by Nimi Akingugbe, Selection Committee (SC) Member; and Martin Eigbike, SC member during the selection committee (SC) meeting where 1,000 new Entrepreneurs for the 2017 TEF Entrepreneurship Programme were selected and announced in Lagos.

*** 93,000 APPLICANTS – 55 COUNTRIES AND TERRITORIES ***  1,000 ENTREPRENEURS SELECTED FOR AFRICA’S LARGEST ENTREPRENEUSHIP PROGRAMME   The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) is proud to announce the selection of 1,000 African entrepreneurs, creating the 3rd cohort of the 10-year, $100 million TEF Entrepreneurship Programme. Over 93,000 entrepreneurs, from 55 countries and territories in Africa, applied – more than twice 2016 applications and ...

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Heritage Bank, Lagos State sponsor one-day seminar for JAMB students


Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s most innovative banking services provider, has taken another giant step towards being the timeless wealth partners with its stakeholders, as it sponsored a one-day JAMB Seminar for the Ifako-Ijaiye students.This is part of the bank’s initiative to develop the advancement of education in Nigeria; as the bank in partnership with a House of Representative member in ...

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Aftermath Of AMCON’s Sales Of Keystone Bank Plc: What Next For Philip Ikeazor?

Ex-MD/CEO Keystone Bank Plc, Philip Ikeazor

    Mr. Philip Ikeazor, former Managing Director of Keystone Bank Plc might have been plunged into the labour market with confirmed information that the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON), has finally sold the financial institution. AMCON in a statement signed by Jude Nwauzor, AMCON Head, Corporate Communications, revealed that it has sold Keystone Bank Plc to Sigma Golf ...

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Elumelu  Speaks on Africapitalism to youths at Ghana’s leading institution


Tony Elumelu visited Ghana as the first stop of his UBA tour of Africa, propagating the ideal of Africapitalism.  In continuation of his strategic vision of engineering a robust economic and business relationship across the continent through Africapitalism as a necessary tool for the socio economic development of Africa,   the Group Chairman UBA Plc, and Founder of the Tony ...

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That Confidence Of Charles Aigbe


With every new job comes a scare, the fear of unknown. This fear is a common one, but for selected individuals it simply doesn’t exist. Ask smooth and easy going banker, Charles Aigbe and he would confirm this. Amiable Aigbe who recently changed jobs from the United Bank of Africa (UBA) to Fidelity Bank Plc has been on a consistent ...

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EXCLUSIVE: Capital Oil, NNPC officials in fresh 90 million litres petrol scandal

Capital oil

Two indigenous downstream petroleum firms are involved in a major scandal that could lead to the sack of three officials of Nigeria’s state oil firm, NNPC, PREMIUM TIMES learnt. The scandal mainly involves Capital Oil, the firm of businessman, Ifeanyi Uba, and NNPC Retail Services, a subsidiary of the NNPC. Another indigenous firm, MRS, is also partly involved in it, ...

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Heritage Bank empowers 600 women across Nigeria on International Women’s Day

L-R, Kikanwa Akpenyi (Head Customer Experience & Analytics) of Heritage Bank Plc, Anthonia Ojenagbon, CEO, Silton African Kitchen, Cynthia Erigbuem (Group Head, Market Intelligence & Analytics) of the bank, Raliat A. Oyetunde (SME Consultant), Mrs. Ini Abimbola (CEO Thistle Praxis Consulting), during the event organized by Heritage Bank to mark the International Women’s Day tagged: “Be Bold for Change,” in Lagos.

Heritage Bank Limited, Nigeria’s most innovative banking services provider, has empowered over 600 women across the country as part of activities to mark the International Women’s Day tagged: “Be Bold for Change.” The bank organised a training programme with theme: Emerging Female Entrepreneurs Forum for women in Benin, the Edo state capital, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, Minna in Niger ...

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Nigerian Breweries Commissions Multi-Billion Naira Ota Brewery Upgrade

FROM LEFT TO RIGHT – Governor Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun State receiving a bouquet of flowers as he arrived for the commissioning of the upgraded  Ota Brewery on Wednesday. With him are the Chairman, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Chief Kola Jamodu (second left); Corporate Affairs Adviser, Nigerian Breweries Plc, Mr. Kufre Ekanem, (first from left) and Otunba Bimbo Ashiru, Ogun State Commissioner for Commerce and Industry.

Nigerian Breweries Plc on Wednesday commissioned its upgraded brewery in Ota, Ogun State as part of its strategic plan to consolidate its leadership position in the industry. Part of the brewery infrastructure commissioned at the well-attended ceremony included a new PET line, a Water Treatment Plant and a Waste Water Treatment Plant, among twenty one others. While welcoming guests who ...

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GTBank Releases 2016 Full Year Audited Results.. Reports Profit before Tax of ₦165.14Billion


                                                 Guaranty Trust Bank plc has released its audited financial results for the year ended December 31, 2016 to the Nigerian and London Stock Exchanges. A review of the results shows positive performance across all financial indices, reaffirming the Bank’s position as one of the most profitable and well managed financial institutions in Nigeria. Gross earnings for the period grew ...

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  Our attention has yet again been drawn to an online news story on titled, “Heritage Bank sends Ali Baba’s Wife on Loan –Recovery Suspension”. The Management, categorically refutes these claimsand hereby state clearly that Mrs Mary Akpobome remains a valued Executive Director of the Bank. We strongly disclaim all allegations made on the news blog that Mrs Akpobome ...

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