FirstBank to reward customers in new verve card campaign

March 15, 2022 Segun Odunewu 0

FirstBank has urged its customers to take advantage of the Bank’s ongoing Verve Card campaign designed to reward customers for their continued usage of the Verve debit Card. The Eight-week promo will end on Wednesday, 30 March 2022 as 2,601 customers will win various prizes. These prizes include: N20,000 Cash Prize, N10,000 Cash Prize, N10,000 worth of airtime; power generating Read More

FirstBank rewards customers with N50m worth of prizes in verve card campaign

March 9, 2022 Amaka Ifeakandu, Lagos 0

First Bank of Nigeria Limited, Nigeria’s leading financial inclusion services provider has urged its customers to take advantage of the Bank’s ongoing Verve Card campaign designed to reward customers for their continued usage of the Verve debit Card. The Eight-week promo will end on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 as 2,601 customers will win various prizes. These prizes include: N20,000 Cash Read More

Fidelity Bank GAIM 5 Promo: 10 more customers become millionaires

February 25, 2022 Blueprint 0

Leading financial institution, Fidelity Bank has reiterated its commitment to enriching the lives of its customers as it announced the third set of 10 millionaires in its Get Alert in Millions season 5 (GAIM 5) promo. The third monthly draw of the campaign which held in Victoria Island, Lagos on Tuesday, 22 February 2022 had representatives of regulatory organisations in Read More

How FCMB makes home ownership easy for customers

February 17, 2022 David Agba 0

Lagos: February 16, 2022: Homeownership has never been this easy with First City Monument Bank (FCMB) mortgage loans. The bank is offering Nigerians mortgage loans of up to N75 million, and anyone can qualify. The move has simplified homeownership for millions of Nigerian who want to own their homes. According to a Central Bank of Nigeria report, Nigeria requires about Read More

First Bank rewards customers in Visa Gold Cashback campaign

February 3, 2022 Benjamin Umuteme 0

In furtherance of its appreciation of customers, whilst promoting the adoption of mobile payment solutions in the country, FirstBank is rewarding holders and customers of its branded Visa Gold card in its ongoing Visa Gold card. The promo which will have over 300 Visa Gold cardholders rewarded during the promo is scheduled to end on 25 March 2022. Each month, Read More

62.24 % electricity customers still on estimated billing

January 25, 2022 Tope Sunday with agencies 0

A total of 62.24% of electricity customers are still on estimated billing across the country, a data sourced from the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission (NERC) has revealed. Blueprint had exclusively reported that despite the National Mass Metering Programme (NMMP) introduced by the federal government to meter all eligible customers, some Nigerians have rejected free meters. Under the NMMP, which was Read More

Fidelity Bank enriches customers, holds second GAIM 5 Promo draw

January 25, 2022 Blessing Anaro 0

Fidelity Bank PLC, has announced the second set of millionaires in its Get Alert in Millions Season 5 promo (GAIM 5) which held recently in Victoria Island, Lagos. The event was witnessed by representatives of regulatory organisations which include: Ms Oyinkan Kusamotu, Senior Legal Officer, Lagos State Lotteries & Gaming Authority; Mr Tanko Mohammed, Head, Monitoring & Enforcement, Lagos State Read More

First Bank: Expanding customers’ access to loans

November 23, 2021 Blueprint 0

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has developed different loan products to enable her customers have access to loan without much stress to settle their pressing needs. AMAKA IFEAKANDU in this report looks at the entire products and their impacts on the bank’s customers The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic crippled business activities across the world and visited a lot of hardship Read More

E-Naira lures close to half a million people weeks after launch

November 16, 2021 Blessing Anaro 0

Nigerian central bank’s digital currency has lured about half a million users three weeks after it was introduced in a move to entice people away from crypto currencies. Adoption rate for the Central Bank of Nigeria digital currency called eNaira “has been excellent,” according to Osita Nwanisobi, spokesman for the Abuja-based lender. More than 488,000 people have downloaded the consumer Read More

Electricity customers have risen above 10m – ANED

November 3, 2021 Blueprint 0

The number of registered electricity consumers in the country has risen above 10 million by the first quarter of this year, a data released by the Association of Nigerian Electricity Distributors (ANED) has disclosed. ANED is the umbrella body of 10 of the 11 power distribution companies or Discos in the country. The data, however, showed that only 41 percent Read More

Globacom emerges highest gainer as data war thickens

November 1, 2021 Segun Odunewu 0

Nigeria’s indigenous telecom service provider, Globacom emerged the highest gainer in the third quarter of 2021, gaining over 1 million internet subscribers, growing its customer base to 38.9 million as of September 2021 from 37.9 million at the beginning of the quarter. According to latest data released by the Nigerian communications Commission (NCC), MTN lost about 1.2 million subscribers in Read More

Congo Télécom sets 15 000 internet subscribers target by 2022

October 19, 2021 David Agba 0

Congo Télécom (CT), a state-controlled telecommunications company in the Republic of Congo, says it is targeting to have 15 000 internet subscribers by the end of 2021 and 300 000 within five years. The announcement was made last week Friday 15 October 2021 by its General Manager Yves Castanou. The Brazzaville-based company has currently 13 000 internet subscribers, which represents Read More

Ecobank flags off ‘Super Rewards Season’ two campaign, 50 customers to get cash prizes weekly

Due to popular customers demand, Ecobank Nigeria has flagged off Season Two of its Super Reward programme. Korede Demola-Adeniyi, Head, Consumer Banking, Ecobank Nigeria, who announced the commencement of the Season Two campaign in Lagos, said the bank was impressed with the excitement generated in Season One, stressing that the Season Two is an opportunity for more customers to be Read More

Stanbic IBTC rewards customers in Reward4Saving promo

October 12, 2021 Segun Odunewu 0

Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, a subsidiary of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC has rewarded 60 of its new and existing customers with the sum of N6m for the September draws in its Reward4Saving Promo where the bank’s customers are expected to win cash prizes worth N30 million by the end of the promo. The draws which took place at the Stanbic Read More

Aero Contractors receives Two new Aircrafts

September 30, 2021 Adeola Tukuru 0

Aero contractors Thursday took delivery of two brand new Airbus 320 (Aircrafts) from Heston airline based in Lithuania. The company’s Chief Executive Officer, Captain Mahmood Abdullahi,while receiving the new Aircraft in Abuja said that the Aero Contractors, has strived to stay afloat despite economic hardship. The CEO, noted that for the company to remain in business, as the oldest airliner Read More

Protesters urge CBN to suspend Bureau De Change activities in Nigeria

September 23, 2021 John Oba 0

A protest coordinated by Coalition of Civil Society Group (CCSG) has called for the stopage of the activities of Bureau De Change Operators in Nigeria, urging the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to totally suspend their activities. The President, Comrade Etuk Bassey Williams during a protest yesterday at the Unity Fountain, Abuja said the Operators exploit and artificially inflate dollar/naira Read More

Move to salvage naira: Coalition hails CBN

September 21, 2021 Editor 0

The Coalition of Civil Society groups has hailed the move by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to salvage the Naira through the discouragement of illicit financial flow and stoppage of the sales of Forex to Bureau De Change (BDC) operators who exploit and artificially inflate dollar/naira exchange. The coalition in a statement signed by its President and Secretary Etuk Read More

Glo in heavy debt, FCDA threatens to shut offices

September 10, 2021 Abdullahi Muhammad 0

The Federal Capital Development Authority (FCDA) has threatened to seal all Globacom Nigeria Limited offices in Abuja over non-payment of over N1.3 billion telecommunication duct debt. Accordingly, the authority has issued a 7-day ultimatum to the telecom to comply with the payment or risk business and switch premises being sealed up. Addressing journalists during a visit to some of the Read More

Kaduna Electric bans relocation of meters by customers

September 8, 2021 Ahmid Lawal 0

Kaduna Electric has said customers should desist from removing their prepaid meters to new locations without authorisation from the company. A statement issued by the company’s Head of Corporate Communication, Abdulazeez Abdullahi, said customers who wish to relocate to a new property after they have purchased a meter should notify the company. It said the company shall take the responsibility Read More