iKaaz Launches MOWA Android App for Mobile Payments

“…African partners are very interested in embracing NFC- based innovative mobile payments solutions,”iKaaz CEO.   Photo Credit: Play.Google Bangalore-based mobile payment platform, iKaaz has launched Android app, MOWA Mobile Payment, the simplest way to pay money to and receive money from friends, family, and merchants on mobile devices.                      MOWA Download Link The app facilitates […]

How to buy airtime with Diamond Bank *937#

Diamond Bank *937# It is a season of USSD code in the banking world. While GT Bank *737# is making banking transaction simpler for its customers, another Nigerian bank Diamond has tilted towards USSD banking code with its *937#. With DiamondBank *937#, customers can purchase airtime for any network directly from their Diamond account by […]

Happy 71 Years of banking to Wema Bank

    Wema Bank is a large financial services provider that has been in the banking industry continuously for the past 71 years. It  is the oldest indigenous commercial bank in Nigeria. The bank was established on May 2, 1945, as a private limited liability company, and was granted commercial banking activities during the same […]

Stanbic IBTC Stockbrokers launches online stocks trading platform

Nigeria’s largest stockbroking firm, Stanbic IBTC brokers Limited has launched an electronic stockbroking service, e-trading platform, on the Nigerian Stock Exchange. The online stockbroking by Stanbic IBTC Brokers, a member of Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc, will give stockbrokers the electronic capability the real-time market information that will enable them buy or sell shares on the […]

First Bank of Nigeria to cut 1000 jobs as part of strategies to boost return on equity

About 1,000 jobs will be cut by First Bank Nigeria Holdings Plc, the parent company of First Bank Nigeria Limited.   Logo Credit: First Bank of Nigeria “…we do not shy away from taking difficult decisions. We used to have above 8,000 people. We’ll push it down, gradually to 7,000.”                         FBN CEO, Mr.Adesola Adeduntan. […]

N1 billion AccessNolly Fund to boost Nigerian film industry-Access Bank

Access Bank Plc has launched a N1 billion ‘AccessNolly’ fund aimed at improving and providing solutions for Nigerian film industry. AccessNolly Fund is primarily targeted at movie producers and distributors for the production and distribution of films of international quality and standard.   Speaking on the initiative, the bank’s Executive Director, Business Banking Division, Titi […]

How to generate GTBank USSD token on your phone number

Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has an alternative to its  hardware token. It is called  GTBank USSD token code. With the GTBank USSD token you are able to carry out transaction on internet banking. What is USSD? USSD is Unstructured Supplementary Service Data. USSD is  a Global System for Mobile(GSM) communication technology that is used to […]

The Reason Behind Bank Verification Number

Last Updated: July 11, 2016 If you‘ve been asking: what is BVN all about? Go no where because this article has the answers to every question about Bank Verification Number.  Here are some of the questions you’ll be finding answers to: What is BVN all about? How do I check my BVN on my mobile […]

Is Union Bank of Nigeria Rebranding?

Atlas Mara acquires 29.9 percent of ownership of UBN With its history tied to Colonial Bank (1917), Union Bank of Nigeria has been able to pass stringent auditing by the Nigeria’s apex bank. And its total assets were refection of Union Bank of Nigeria’s financial-healthy status. As at June 2012, the bank had asset base […]