Home » Brand News (page 4)

Brand News

Access Bank, Others Take Over Etisalat Nigeria Over $1.72 billion (About N541.8 billion) Debt

A group of Nigerian and foreign banks led by Access Bank PLC have taken over the management of Etisalat Nigeria following a collapse of efforts to reach an agreement with the banks on debt restructuring plan in the protracted $1,72 billion debt impasse. The takeover became effective as at June 15th. Emerging Markets Telecommunication Services, EMTS, promoted by a former …

Read More »

GTBank Launches GTPatriot, a Subsidized Banking Package for Nigeria’s Military and Paramilitary Personnel

Foremost financial institution, Guaranty Trust Bank plc, has launched GTPATRIOT, a unique Salary Account Package which offers Nigeria’s servicemen and servicewomen subsidized banking products and dedicated value added services. The GTPatriot Account allows serving members of the Military and Paramilitary institutions to open accounts with zero minimum balance whilst offering reduced Current Account maintenance fees and access to loans at …

Read More »

UBA Wins Again! Emerges Financial Brand of the Decade

  Pan African banking and financial services group, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has added yet another laurel to its cap as it emerged the Financial Brand of the Decade at the Marketing Edge Awards which was held over the weekend. The award in recognition of UBA’s innovative and pacesetting role, is a product of painstaking review and assessment …

Read More »

GCGT 7 Road to Finals: Who Wears the Crown?

The leap of joy, excitement from a cheering live audience spiced with some nerve-wrecking moments and of course breath-taking performances will capture the mood of God’s Children Great Talent Season 7 finals coming up this weekend. From the excitement of this season’s auditions to extensive trainings at the boot-camp and revealing of last week’s semi-finalists, everything all comes down to …

Read More »

Globacom Sees SMEs as Backbone of Countries’ Economy, Progress

Telecommunication operator, Globacom, has restated its commitment to the growth of the Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria, describing them as the economic catalysts for the leading nations of the world. The company said at the Nigerian-American Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 African Foods and Products Conference, which it sponsored over the weekend that it would, through its cutting-edge products …

Read More »

ExxonMobil, Others to Empower 10,000 People

The fourth edition of a youth development programme organised by ExxonMobil, National Basketball Association and Africare, is expected to empower 10,000 beneficiaries drawn from schools and vulnerable communities. A statement on Wednesday said the Power Forward programme would teach and mentor 300 students from 10 secondary schools annually in Abuja on health literacy and life skills such as leadership, respect …

Read More »

GTWorld Will Not Replace USSD Platform

Guaranty Trust Bank said that its newly introduced mobile application, GTWorld will not replace its USSD banking service but rather complement it. Managing Director/Chief Executive, GTBank, Mr. Segun Agbaje stated this while fielding questions from journalists during the launching of GTWorld. Agbaje stated that the USSD platform was targeted at all mobile phone users, GTWorld was targeted at Smartphone users. …

Read More »

Bank Loans: Etisalat Reaffirms Continuation of Negotiations

…Foresees Early Resolution  Etisalat Nigeria is aware of news reports to the effect that Mubadala Development Company, the majority shareholder of the company is exiting the business. Whilst it is premature at this stage of the ongoing discussions to affirm that this is the conclusive option, Etisalat Nigeria considers it pertinent to state that parties to the negotiation are considering …

Read More »

Arsenal FC Delegation Visits Nigerian Breweries With The Emirates FA Cup

A delegation from Arsenal Football Club today paid a courtesy visit to the Iganmu House, head office of Nigerian Breweries, Nigeria’s pioneer brewing company and makers of Star Lager beer with the Emirates FA Cup recently won by Arsenal. The visit comes on the heels of a recent partnership deal between the London-based club and Nigerian Breweries. The agreement which named …

Read More »

Forte Oil Unveils Growth Plans for Sustainable Operations

Forte Oil Plc, at the weekend, unveiled a strategic growth plan aimed at enhancing business profitability and increasing its market share in the industry. Part of the plan, according to the Group Executive Director, Finance and Risk Management, Julius Omodayo-Owotuga, is to deepen its focus on high margin products such as lubricants, Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG), and power to drive …

Read More »