Entries for UBA Foundation National Essay Competition closes November 13, 2015

Senior secondary school students in Nigeria have a few more days more to enter the UBA Foundation national essay competition, which closes November 13, 2015. UBA Foundation, which is the corporate social responsibility arm of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, has announced that the closing date for the entries will not be extended.  Ijeoma […]

Hello! Union Bank wants to break the Youth market

Hello! Union Bank wants to break the Youth market

By Niyi Tabiti Back in the days, Union Bank pay off “Big, Strong,Reliable” was very exciting to the ears.The adverts was shown regularly on television with the logo of a horse.Union bank was always on the top five best banks in Nigeria.    However, Gistmaster findings show that Union bank management forgot to consolidate on […]

Stanbic IBTC Directors suspended by Financial Council over Irregularities in Financial Statements

Stanbic IBTC Directors suspended by Financial Council over Irregularities in Financial Statements

The Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria has suspended the Chairman of Stanbic IBTC Bank Plc, Atedo Peterside; its Managing Director, Sola David-Borha; and two staff of KPMG, Arthur Oginga and Dr. Daru Owei, over accounting irregularities and improper disclosures in Stanbic IBTC’s 2013 and 2014 financial statements. The FRC in a statement on Monday, said […]

UBA Records 44% Growth in Profit, As Gross Earnings Rise To N247.2 Billion

UBA Records 44% Growth in Profit, As Gross Earnings Rise To N247.2 Billion

Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, yesterday, released its 9 months unaudited financial results for 2015 showing a strong 44% rise in profit after tax to N48.6 billion and a 17% rise in gross earnings to N247.2 billion.  The third quarter results also show Net Operating Income (NOI) recorded a strong 21% […]

FCMB add colour to 2015 Ojude-Oba festival Ijebu Ode

FCMB add colour to 2015 Ojude-Oba festival Ijebu Ode

From left: The wife of the Founder of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Olori Abimbola Balogun; the founder of the Bank Otunba Olasubomi Balogun and the the Deputy Governor of Ogun state, Mrs. Yetunde Onanuga, during the Ojude Oba Festival held at Ijebu Ode in Ogun State on Saturday (September 26, 2015). FCMB founded by […]

UBA supports Ebola movie, celebrating courage and selflessness

UBA supports Ebola movie, celebrating courage and selflessness

Head Marketing and Corporate Communications, UBA Plc, Mr. Charles Aigbe in warm handshake with Legendary Hollywood actor, Actor, Danny Glover at the World conference organised for the Unveiling of the cast of 93 Days movie Pan African banking and financial services group United Bank for Africa (Plc) has restated its commitment to the growth and development […]

FCMB Posts Reduced Profit

FCMB Posts Reduced Profit

FCMB Group Plc on Wednesday declared a profit after tax of N8.3bn for the half-year ended June 30, 2015, 13 per cent lower than the N9.576bn it made in the same period last year. Although the group grew its gross earnings by 11 per cent from N69.620bn to N77.353bn in the review period, higher expenses […]

Fidelity Bank declares increase in gross earnings

Fidelity Bank declares increase in gross earnings

Nnamdi Okonkwo, the MD/Ceo of Fidelity Bank has declared that his bank is positive about gaining more grounds in it business operations. Okonkwo said despite some economic and political issues in the country, the bank was able to record increase in it gross earnings and profits. Read the full details of the financial records of […]

UBA Introduces Simplified Process for BVN Registration

UBA Introduces Simplified Process for BVN Registration

Group Managing Director/CEO, UBA Plc, Mr. Phillips Oduoza and Director, Information Technology, UBA Plc, Mr Rasheed Adegoke during the press launch of the Bank’s simplified solution for  Biometric Verification Numbers (BVN) registration, in Lagos on Monday Lagos, Nigeria.  July 6, 2015. United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has introduced a simple, convenient and hassle free process […]