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Jim Ovia,the Landlord of Zenith Bank-Latest Report in The Capital profile Ovia’s real estate deals

Jim Ovia,the Landlord of Zenith  Bank-Latest Report in The Capital profile Ovia’s real estate deals

By Gistmaster, African Billionaire, Jim Ovia is a name synonymous with Zenith  Bank,Visafone and Civic Centre in Victoria Island. Aside his ‘coded’ interest in other ventures, Jim is also regarded as a smart investor in real estate. According to a report monitored by Gistmaster in Thecapital , Jim owns most…

Unity Bank Publishes names of bad debtors

Unity Bank Publishes names of bad debtors

Unity Bank Plc has released the names of One Hundred and Eleven (111) customers with bad loans who have failed to come forward to make good on their obligations to the Bank. This follows the expiration of a two-week grace period set by the Bank from October 8 to October…

Unity Bank Battles Origin Group MD Samuel Joseph Samuel Over Unlawful Demolition of N500m Property

Unity Bank Battles Origin Group MD Samuel Joseph Samuel Over Unlawful Demolition of N500m Property

Unity Bank Plc has appealed to the police to arrest  the unlawful act committed by the Group Managing Director, Origin Group Limited, Mr. Samuel Joseph Samuel, who allegedly demolished one of the bank’s properties situated at Ikeja, Lagos, worth over N500 million. Unity Bank, in a petition to the Deputy…

UBA Donates $1 Million to fight Ebola,Elumelu urges corporate Nigeria to take up the challenge

UBA Donates $1 Million to fight Ebola,Elumelu urges corporate Nigeria to take up the challenge

The United Bank for Africa (UBA) Board Chairman, Tony O Elumelu, has announced the donation of $1million, to assist the fight against Ebola, currently present in three West African countries, where UBA does business: Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea. The gift will be distributed through the UBA Foundation, UBA’s corporate…

Access Bank is named Best Local Bank in Nigeria By EMEA Finance Magazine

Access Bank is named Best Local Bank in Nigeria By EMEA Finance Magazine

Access Bank Plc, One of Africa’s leading Banks, with operations across Sub-Saharan Africa and the UK, has further consolidated its position as a service focused bank in Nigeria by been adjudged the “Best Local Bank in Nigeria 2014” by EMEA Finance Magazine. The award recognizes the impressive achievements made by…

Court Freezes Dangote’s Accounts in 20 Nigerian Banks

Court Freezes Dangote’s Accounts in 20 Nigerian Banks

A Federal High Court has freezed the bank accounts belonging to Sani Dangote the Vice President of Dangote group and owner of Dansa Foods, in 20 banks over bad debt.Union Bank brought the case against Dangote,whose brother Aliko is regarded as Afrca’s richest man according to Forbes world billionaire list.…

UBA Group Appoints Tony Elumelu as Chairman

UBA Group Appoints Tony Elumelu as Chairman

The Board of United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) today announced the appointment of Mr. Tony O. Elumelu, C.O.N. as Chairman, succeeding Ambassador Joe Keshi.This was contained in a statement signed by Charles Aigbe,Divisional Head,Marketing and Corporate Relations,UBA Plc.   Mr. Elumelu is Chairman/CEO of Heirs Holdings, the pan-African proprietary…

UBA,Mastercard launch priceless holiday-Time to go shopping

UBA,Mastercard launch priceless holiday-Time to go shopping

Maya looked on admiringly as the shark swam majestically. Then it turned and started swimming towards her. The shark’s eyes locked with her eyes, her heart started beating fast. She felt her limbs go limp. Everywhere was dark and all she could see was the sharp piercing eyes of the…

Diamond Bank MD has not declared Abia Governorship ambition-Aides

Diamond Bank MD has not declared Abia Governorship ambition-Aides

By Gistmaster,  Diamond Bank has reacted to recent media reports that its Group Managing director, Dr Alex Otti has formally declared his ambition to take over from Governor Theordore Orji of Abia State. In a statement issued by close aides of Alex Otti in Diamond bank reads “Recently, there have…

Diamond Bank Plc customers excited over bank stable growth

Diamond Bank Plc customers excited over bank stable growth

Despite regulatory constraints, Diamond Bank Plc, in its half year (H1) performance scorecard,demonstrated its ability to continue to sustain growth by posting 9% increase in its profit after tax(PAT) for the half business year (HBY) ended 30 June 2014. This is as reported in the Bank’s Unaudited H1 Results released to the…

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