(L-r): Sola Okeowo, Mastercard; Omokehinde Adebanjo, area business head West Africa, Mastercard; His Excellency Vice President of Ghana Mr. Mahamudu Bawumia; Paul Tswanya; VP Government Services, Mastercard and Obi Okwuegbunam, country manager for Ghana, Mastercard.

Mastercard to Support Ghana’s Cashless Economy Agenda

In support of Ghana’s Vision 2020 goals, Mastercard has committed its support to helping the country to develop a cashless economy, in furtherance of its push to be an

Lukman Otunuga, a research analyst at FXTM.

Trump Rally to Be Tested by Healthcare Vote

FXTM Research Analyst Lukman Otunuga comments on Sterling has staged a remarkable rebound this week with bulls almost rebelling against the Brexit woes by propelling the

Banks’ Problems to Persist- Fitch

Nigerian banks will continue to face challenges this year, following an extremely difficult 2016, according to Fitch Ratings. Fitch Ratings.explained that banks faced

Kemi Adeosun, finance minister

FG Launches Accounting Software for Financial Discipline

As part of ongoing measures to improve Public Financial management across all levels of government, the federal government has developed an IPSAS Compliant accounting

Zenith Bank Shareholders Approve N100Bn Fresh Capital

The shareholders of Zenith International Bank Plc yesterday authorized the board and management and board to raise additional capital of N100bn. The shareholders gave

Mobile Phones Key Driver of Financial Inclusion – MasteCard

Mrs. Omokehinde Adebanjo, Vice President and Area Business Head, West Africa, MasterCard said the mobile phone was a crucial tool that would drive financial inclusion.

Banks Becoming Less Resilient- CBN

Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) yesterday said that the adverse macroeconomic environment, which had led to massive job losses and

Helios Activates Exit Strategy, Sells Stake in Interswitch

Helios Investment Partners, the Africa-focused private investment firm managing funds worth up to $3 billion, has sold a minority stake in Interswitch to TA Associates,

Peterside Resigns from Stanbic IBTC Board

Atedo Peterside, chairman of Stanbic IBTC Holdings Plc, has resigned from the board of the company. His resignation takes effect from March 31. In an email to directors

Mastercard Launches Decision Intelligence in Middle East, Africa

Decision Intelligence™ which leverages machine learning technology to increase approvals for genuine transactions and deliver overall better consumer shopping experience