UNITY BANK BOOSTS CAPACITY BUILDING ON BLUE ECONOMY, EMPOWER 3000 GIRLS

No fewer than three thousand girls drawn from Senior Secondary Schools across Nigeria have benefitted from a 3-day capacity building initiative on maritime commerce and National Virtual Maritime Quiz powered by Unity Bank Plc. The capacity building initiative, which focused on Information Communication Technology, ICT, maritime transportation and logistics ecosystem, was hosted by Ocean Ambassadors Foundation to promote the participation of Indigent Girl-Child in maritime commerce. Unity Bank partnered the programme as part of the Bank’s Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives targeted at the education sector and to draw attention to…

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SOLUDO IS AUTHENTIC APGA CANDIDATE–SUPREME COURT

The Supreme Court has this morning affirmed Professor Charles Chukwuma Soludo, as the authentic governorship candidate of the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) in November 2021 Anambra State election. The apex court also affirmed Victor Oye as the authentic National Chairman of the party. Soludo has been in court with Hon Chukwuma Umeoji over who is the real flag bearer of APGA in the governorship election.

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ANAMBRA 2021: DEPUTY GOVERNOR DEFECTS TO APC, MEETS BUHARI

Nkem Okeke, the deputy governor of Anambra state, has dumped the All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA). Okeke defected to the All Progressives Congress (APC) at the presidential villa, Abuja, on Wednesday. He was presented to President Muhammadu Buhari by Mai Mala Buni, Yobe state governor, and Hope Uzodinma, the Imo state governor. Okeke’s defection comes less than a month to the November 6 governorship election in Anambra. APGA is the ruling party in Anambra state. Willie Obiano, Anambra governor, had recently alleged that members of APGA in the state house…

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WIGWE, EMEFIELE HONOURED WITH JURIS LAW AWARD FOR OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTIONS IN FINANCE SECTOR

The Chairman, Body of Bank CEOs and Group Managing Director of Access Bank PLC, Herbert Wigwe, has been recognised for his outstanding contributions to Corporate Governance and Rule of Law in Nigeria’s Banking Industry. Wigwe was presented the Juris Law Award by Chief Justice of Nigeria, Ibrahim Tanko Muhammad at the 2021 Judges Workshop on Banks and Other Financial Institutions Act (BOFIA) 2020 which held on Tuesday, 12 October 2021 in Abuja. Also honoured with an award was the Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. The Juris Law…

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