CIBN plans legacy projects across six geo-political zones

CIBN plans legacy projects across six geo-political zones

CIBN plans legacy projects across six geo-political zones     The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has approved plans to build a mini hall in selected linkage institutions across the six geo-political zones of Nigeria. The bankers’ institute made this announcement at its 2021 Annual General Meeting (AGM) held virtually on Saturday in Lagos. Dr Bayo Olugbemi, President and Chairman of Council, CIBN, who made the statement at the institute’s AGM said the proposed hall of 200-seating capacity will be fully furnished with air conditioning and well equipped…

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CIBN renews energy to address gaps in the banking industry

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CIBN renews energy to address gaps in the banking industry   The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has relaunched its mentoring scheme to mould and transform the minds of the young professionals in the banking industry.  Mr Bayo Olugbemi, president/chairman of council of the institute made the statement while delivering his remarks at the virtual CIBN Relaunch Mentoring Scheme with the theme: ‘Mentoring: Unlocking Career Potentials and Possibilities’. Olugbemi said that the institute had identified mentoring as a tool for bridging the gap between learning, ethics and professionalism.…

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Real sector owing Nigerian banks N19.54trn as borrowing grows 21%

Real sector owing Nigerian banks N19.54trn as borrowing grows 21%

The Total gross credit to the real sector of the Nigerian economy by the banks in the country has risen by 21 per cent in the last one year to hit N19.54 trillion as at November 13, 2020. Godwin Emefiele, governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria disclosed this recently on two separate occasions of Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting and Bankers’ Night organized by the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN). In the first instance, Emefiele stressed that loan to the real sector increased by N290.13 billion within…

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Bankers’ quotas to achieving SDGs crucial, says Olugbemi, CIBN president

Bayo Olugbemi, the president and council chairman of the Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has said bankers have critical roles to play in achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Nigeria. He reiterated this while delivering his welcome address at the 13th Annual Banking and Finance Conference held on Tuesday with the theme “Facilitating a Sustainable Future: The Role of Banking and Finance”. According to him, while a sustainable future might means different things in the literature, the United Nations offers a comprehensive but concise picture of what a…

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CIBN reschedules, merges April diet exams with October’s

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The Chartered Institute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) has rescheduled its April diet examinations earlier slated for April 7 – 9, 2020 to now hold along with the October diet examinations. According to a statement signed Thursday by Nelson Olagundoye, CIBN’s Head Corporate Communication and External Relations, the examination was rescheduled to ensure the safety of the students and other stakeholders that would participate in it. He also explained that, the decision to reschedule till October 2020, was in line with the uncertainty surrounding the full relaxation of the measures…

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