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    05-Nov-2014 to 19:44

    Sierra Leone: Rokel Commercial Bank urges customers not to panic over financial...

    APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — One of the two government-owned commercial banks in Sierra Leone, Rokel Commercial Bank has assured its customers that the bank is dealing with what has been described as the bank’s largest ever financial loss.

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    05-Nov-2014 to 15:47

    Namibia’s first electronic bank commences operations

    APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia\'s first branchless bank, which is only accessible through internet and cellular phone technology, commenced operations at the weekend, an official announced Wednesday.

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    05-Nov-2014 to 12:51

    Afreximbank plans mobile payment platform for Africa

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is working to introduce a mobile payment platform to support intra-African trade and payments, Jean-Louis Ekra, the President of the Bank, announced on Tuesday in Lusaka, Zambia.

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    04-Nov-2014 to 13:29

    Nigeria to unveil commemorative N100 note

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will on Wednesday unveil the specially designed commemorative N100 banknote by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN).

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    04-Nov-2014 to 09:00

    Nigerian currency slips to over N165 to the dollar

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s national currency, the naira slipped against the dollar on the interbank market on Monday to N165.75 to the dollar as against N165.65 to the dollar on Friday.

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    03-Nov-2014 to 19:45

    Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank Plc wins 2014 Product Leadership Award

    APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigeria’s Guaranty Trust Bank Plc has been named the winner of the “2014 Product Leadership Award” at the 2014 Frost and Sullivan ‘Excellence in Best Practices’ awards held in France.

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    03-Nov-2014 to 10:04

    Apex bank warns Nigerians against use of agents in small business fund

    APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has warned that it has not appointed any agent to sell forms for the disbursement of the $1.2 billion Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) fund.

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