Tag: First Bank Nigeria

FBN Holdings celebrates 125 years

First Bank Nigeria Holdings recently held a flag hoisting ceremony to kick off celebrations to mark its 125 years anniversary and CNBC Africa's Christy Cole spoke to Ibukun Awosika, Chairman of First Bank Nigeria for more on this.

Why we invested in a digital Lab – First Bank Nigeria Chair

Chairman of First Bank Nigeria, Ibukun Awosika says the institution invested in a digital Lab to create a place where known fundamentals combined with today’s innovation can provide solutions that will move the company forward. CNBC Africa's Wole Famurewa caught up with her at the bank's Fintech summit in Lagos to discuss this.

First Bank to redeem $300mn subordinated notes

First Bank of Nigeria says it exercised the option to redeem the fixed rate subordinated note held by FBN Finance Company B.V. The bank also intends to call and prepay holders of these notes today. Adesola Adeduntan, Managing Director and CEO of First Bank Nigeria and Subsidiaries join CNBC Africa to discuss this and more.