Tag: Ibukun Awosika

First Bank’s Ibukun Awosika on the company’s future plans

As FBN Holdings celebrates the end of the year, the group took the time out to bring together staff, customers and collaborators. While speaking to CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole, Chairman of First Bank, Ibukun Awosika, said the group also seized the opportunity to give stakeholders a snapshot of their re-invention plans for the future.

First Bank of Nigeria hold third FirstGem to empower women

First Bank's FirstGem initiative seeks to empower women and enable them to build personal wealth. At the third edition of the event in Lagos, Chairman of First Bank of Nigeria, Ibukun Awosika joins CNBC Africa on the idea behind the initiative.

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.

First Bank’s Ibukun Awosika talks on ways to empower women in Africa

Chairperson of First Bank Nigeria, Ibukun Awosika, says facilitating a process of deconstructing the structural systems that makes it difficult for women to access the finance and knowledge they need to build skills in business is key to unlocking the wealth of Africa. She discussed this and more with CNBC Africa's Christy Cole.

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.

Why empowering entrepreneurs is essential to Nigeria’s economy

Why empowering entrepreneurs is essential to Nigeria’s economy