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FirstBank hits ₦1trillion transactions on Firstmonie

First Bank of Nigeria Limited says its Firstmonie network has processed transactions totalling ₦1trillion from its relaunch in January 2018. The network also achieved nationwide coverage in record time, enabling access to financial services for many locations that never had a way for its residents to access financial services, Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, the Chief Executive […]

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Fintech: Challenger banks ‘imminent in Nigeria’

Financial services experts say that imminent Payment Service Banks (PSBs) will change the face of the industry through delivery of innovative payment solutions to customers in Nigeria. Fintech experts who spoke at the Lagos Fintech Week (LFW), held recently in Lagos, Nigeria, agree that these new entities could become ‘challenger banks’ as they take on […]

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Cloud Computing: Nigeria’s Comercio wins Huawei Award

Nigeria’s premier indigenous cloud computing company, Comercio Cloud Computing Limited has been named announced the winner of Huawei EBG: Cloud Solutions Partner of the Year Award on 20th March at Huawei Nigeria Eco-Connect 2019. Aderemi Adejumo, CTO, Comercio Cloud, says the prestigious and coveted award further endorses Comercio Cloud’s success in delivering top-rated Cloud Solutions […]

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Tony Elumelu Foundation names new CEO

Mrs Ifeyinwa Ugochukwu, former Director of Partnerships and Evaluation, Tony Elumelu Foundation has become the new CEO of the Foundation. The Foundation announced today in a statement made available to Technology Times that Mrs. Ugochukwu, its third CEO is the first African to assume the role starting from April 1, this year. The Foundation says […]

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