Ecobank Xpress Point Agents hit 30,000 Nationwide

There are now 30,000 Ecobank agency banking locations spread across Nigeria as the bank continues the drive to encourage entrepreneurship, provide employment opportunities and support micro, small and medium enterprises …

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Lagos & Ogun States: The Siamese Twins

Lagos and Ogun States have always been like Siamese Twins. They share boundaries in so many places that it is difficult to tell where one State’s boundaries end and the …

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 Ecobank Sets Aside N100 Billion To Support Small Businesses in Nigeria

Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the country are to benefit from a N100 Billion fund provided by Ecobank Nigeria to enable such small businesses contribute more meaningfully to …

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Ibrahim Attahiru – A Soldier’s Soja

It has not been easy writing about the death of Lt. General Ibrahim Attahiru, the Chief of Army Staff, who was one of the 11 military men who died in …

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Ecobank and Lagos State in Partnership to Support MSMEs

Ecobank Nigeria and the Lagos State Employment Trust Fund (LSETF) have reached a strategic collaboration agreement to reduce unemployment in the state through the promotion of entrepreneurship and capacity development …

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Education of Blind Persons in Nigeria – The Legacy of John Bush, MFR

In December 2005, John Bush, already 89 years old then, was conferred with Nigeria’s National Honour of Member of the Federal Republic, (MFR), for his work to improve the social …

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The Asaba Accord: Matters Arising

Different groups and individuals have been weighing in on what has become known as the ‘Asaba Accord’ or ‘Asaba Declaration’ – the resolutions made during last Tuesday’s meeting of the …

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Ecobank Partners Vanguard Economic Forum To Host Summit On Lending To Small Businesses

Ecobank Nigeria and Vanguard Economic Forum Series have announced that they are convening an MSME virtual summit to promote and encourage lending support for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in …

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Museveni Sworn In As Ugandan President For 6th Term

Nigerian Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo today represented President Muhammadu Buhari at the inauguration of President Kaguta Museveni, as Ugandan President  for a sixth term. Prof. Osinbajo joined several African Heads of …

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Forbes List of The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams for 2021 Out

Forbes list of the World’s Most Valuable Sports teams for 2021 are, for a change, not dominated by mostly American sports and teams, as has mostly been the case. This …

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