We Want Repayment of $1.2bn Loan, Not Takeover of Etisalat, Says Consortium of Banks

By Akin Akinremi in Lagos The 13 banks involved in Etisalat Nigeria loan have debunked reports that they have taken over the operations of the company. A management source close…

Access Bank Appoints Ogbonna as Group Deputy Managing Director

Mr. Akin Akinremi Access Bank Plc has appointed Mr. Roosevelt Michael Ogbonna as Group Deputy Managing Director (GDM) to replace Mr. Obinna Nwosu who recently resigned his appointment to pursue…

Access Bank Warns Customers over MMM

Access Bank Nigeria Plc has warned its customers to avoid dealing with Mavrodi Mondial Movement, a Ponzi scheme, which has been declared illegal by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN)…

Access Bank Eurobond Paves Way for Nigeria Funding

Relief may soon come the way of Nigeria’s foreign exchange-starved economy, following the successful raising of $300 million by Access Bank Plc via a Eurobond from the international market recently.…

How Fayose Forced EFCC to Release Fani-Kayode’s Wife

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Monday detained Mrs. Precious Fani-Kayode, who is the wife of a former Minister of Aviation, Chief Femi Fani-Kayode, in Ado-Ekiti, Ekiti State for…

Access Bank Emerges Bank of the Year at Annual BusinessDay Awards

Access Bank Plc has been named Bank of the Year in this year’s edition of the annual BusinessDay Banking Awards. Also, the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of…

After Serving for 12 Years, Access Bank Director Samuel Otubu Retires

By Akin Akinremi After completing the maximum 12 years on the board allowed by the Central Bank of Nigeria Code of Corporate Governance for Banks, one of the Non-Executive Directors…

Access Bank Wins CIBN’s Best Bank Academy Award

By Akin Akinremi The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) Award for the Best Bank Academy in the year 2016 has been won by Access Bank Plc. The award…

NSE Opens 2016 Essay Competition to Promote Financial Literacy

By Akin Akinremi In its efforts to promote financial literacy among Nigerian students, the Nigerian Stock Exchange has announced the commencement of its 2016 edition of the NSE Essay Competition…

Access Bank Declares 25 kobo Interim Dividend for 2016 Half Year

Access Bank Plc has joined the likes of Zenith Bank Plc and Guaranty Trust Bank Plc who rewarded their existing shareholders with an interim dividend for the half year ended…