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OUR BRANCHES ARE OPEN NATIONWIDE – FIRSTBANK

IT News Nigeria  FirstBank has announced that following the directives for partial lockdown in several  States across the country, it will be offering skeletal services in some of our branches across the nation, according to a statement today. A release signed by Group Head, Marketing & Corporate Communications at First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Folake Ani-Mumuney, added that these branches will ...

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Innovation under COVID-19 restrictions: Nigerian Church Creates USSD code to ease electronic money donations

IT News Nigeria: In a rare feat of technology innovation under COVID-19 lockdown, Living faith Church has created USSD code *389*30*1# to facilitate online and electronic money donations for various offerings accorded to the organisation under COVID-19 Pandemic According to REPORT  when a member dials USSD code *389*30*1# on his or phone an offering platform will open. It will direct ...

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COVID 19: FirstBank Chooses To Solve Education Challenges Facing Parents

The CEO of FirstBank Dr. Adesola Adeduntan has announced that the Bank in partnership with government and other stakeholders is extending its attention to immediate needs in our society in the face of the widespread COVID-19 by putting in place complementary efforts in education to support students and minimize the disruption to education resulting from schools’ closure.  This is following ...

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Zenith Bank Commiserates With Sanwo-Olu on Abule-Ado Explosion, Donates N100m Support To Emergency Relief Fund

IT News Nigeria: Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has donated N100 million to the Emergency Relief Fund set up by the Lagos State Government for the victims of the Abulo-Edo explosion. The Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Ebenezer Onyeagwu made the pledge on Wednesday, March 18, 2020, when the Management of the ...

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FIRSTBANK: Empowering Women Through Financial Inclusion

First Bank of Nigeria Limited is taking steps to ensure that women and women-led businesses are empowered. The bank has, through its FirstGem; FirstMonie and First Women Network empowered and brought several unbanked women into the financial system. This it proved during this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD) celebration, writes COLLINS NWEZE. Empowering women through improved access to finance and ...

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Innovative Company with social mindset: SKOOL MEDIA Boosts FG Colleges with Digital Infrastructures, Inaugurates Advisory Board

IT News Nigeria: Nigeria’s innovative company with social mindset, Skool Media Nigeria Limited revealed in its scorecard that efforts towards improving secondary education in Nigeria has received a boost based on its partnership with the Federal Government towards digitalizing Unity Colleges in the country. The Chairman of the Advisory Board of the company, Dr. Macjohn Onyekwere Nwaobiala said this Thursday ...

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10 years jail awaits importers, sellers, users: Nigeria Senate goes after the masses, to ban generator use

IT News Nigeria: If passed into law,  importers, distributors and users of generating sets are liable on conviction to imprisonment, not less than ten years Nigerians were dismay as Senate today embarked of first reading of a bill criminalising importation, sale and use of generating sets in the near absence of reliable electricity across  the country The Bill tagged, “Generating ...

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5G to account for 20% of global connections by 2025 – report

Operators are expected to invest around 1.1 trillion U.S. dollars worldwide over the next five years in mobile capex, roughly 80 percent of which will be in 5G networks: report By 2025, 5G will account for 20 percent of global connections, with take-up particularly strong across developed Asia, North America and Europe, according to a report released Tuesday by the ...

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Microsoft for Startups initiative: Empowering social entrepreneurs to achieve more using technology

IT News Nigeria Microsoft, through its Microsoft for Startups initiative, has announced the launch of its Global Social Entrepreneurship programme. Around the world, startups are creating new businesses, built around powerful technologies and designed to make the world a better place. Innovators and entrepreneurs are finding new ways to harness technology to drive purpose-led social enterprises that measure success not ...

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