Connect with us

Business

Glo Rewards Lagos, Abuja, Warri Subscribers with Biz Class Return Tickets to Europe

Published

on

January got onto a splendid start for some more Globacom subscribers as they received their Business Class return tickets to Europe (Lagos-Paris-London-Lagos) at three separate events in Abuja, Lagos and Warri on Friday.

To qualify, these subscribers had recharged a minimum N50,000 over the last 30 days of the promo and were consequently drawn as winners among the pool of other qualifiers. Every subscriber who recharges N50,000 in a month is qualified to be drawn for the promo that can land them Business Class return tickets to Europe

Friday’s presentation of the flight tickets to the new set of winners in Lagos was witnessed by Hon Bayo Balogun, Member, House of Representatives, from Ibeju Lekki; Engr. Abdulai Sesan Olowa, Chairman, Ibeju Local Government; and Mr Arinze Ezeani, from the National Lottery Regulatory Commission (NLRC).

Guests at the Abuja event included the Chairman, Public Accounts Committee of the House of Representatives, Honourable Bamidele Salam, while in Warri, the Delta State Commissioner for Science and Technology, Dr. Odinigwe Daniel Odigie, Chairman of Isoko North Local Government Area, Hon. Christian Iteire, representative of National Lottery Regulatory Commission, Mr. Awhana Innocent, and Nollywood actors and Glo Influencers, Eriata Ese and Ricardo Agbor were in attendance.

At the Lagos presentation, Mr Abiodun Hundeyin, a retired Deputy Comptroller-General of Immigration was among those presented their tickets. In Abuja, the winners included Shittu Tanko, a 44-year old staff member of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and an Abuja-based architect, Mr Sola Dani while in Warri, the winners were Anambra-born Mrs Elizabeth Chukwujekwu, Mr. Samson Efenudu, a Computer Analyst from Ughelli South in Delta State, and 45-year old Mr. Abimbola Fasoranti, an Electrical Engineer with Anudu Plastics Ltd, Asaba.

The winners were effusive in their praise of Globacom for the opportunity to enjoy such packages merely by using their Glo lines. Mr Abiodun Hundeyin expressed gratitude to Globacom for the opportunity to benefit from the ongoing promo. “This is a very commendable thing from Globacom”, he enthused.

Mrs Chuwujekwu, an Administration Manager with Zukus Industries Limited, Warri, said, “the Year has started on a good note, courtesy of Globacom. To God be the glory”. Also Mr. Efenudu, a father of four, stated that “I have been hearing of winners in the past, I don’t know it will be my turn so soon. I am grateful to Glo”.

The Special Guest of Honour at the Lagos event, Hon Bayo Balogun, Member, House of Representatives, Ibeju Lekki, lauded the give-back focus of Globacom in its relationship with its customers. In Abuja, the Chairman, Public Accounts Committee of the House of Representatives, Honourable Bamidele Salam, who was Special Guest of Honour, extolled Globacom for its continuous commitment to deepening joy among its subscribers.

“Globacom is a good ambassador of Nigeria that all of us are proud of. The company has proven time and again that Nigerians can run successful businesses that will enhance the lives of the populace”, he said.

The Special Guest of Honour at the Warri event, Hon. Dr Odinigwe Daniel Odigie, Commissioner for Science & Technology, Delta State, commended Globacom for being thoughtful about how it rewards subscribers on its network.

Continue Reading
Advertisement


Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Business

Record Financial Performance: Fidelity Bank Plc Promotes 11% of Workforce

Published

on

Leading financial institution, Fidelity Bank Plc has announced the promotion of 11% of its workforce, a testament to the exceptional performance and dedication of its employees.
This significant move follows the release of the bank’s 2023 full year Audited Financial Statements, which reported an impressive 131.5 percent growth in Profit Before Tax (PBT) to N124.26 billion.
The recent promotions span every level within the bank, reflecting Fidelity Bank Plc’s commitment to recognizing and rewarding excellence across its entire organization. This strategic initiative has garnered positive reactions from staff members, who see it as a validation of their hard work and contribution to the bank’s remarkable financial achievements.
In addition to the promotions, Fidelity Bank Plc has also concluded arrangements to raise a total of N127.1 billion through a Rights Issue to existing shareholders and a Public Offer. This move is part of the bank’s broader strategy to strengthen its capital base, support future growth, and enhance shareholder value.
Fidelity Bank Plc’s impressive financial performance and the subsequent employee promotions highlight the bank’s robust operational strategy and its commitment to fostering a rewarding work environment. By investing in its people and ensuring their career growth, the bank continues to build a motivated and high-performing workforce.
Ranked as one of the best banks in Nigeria, Fidelity Bank Plc is a full-fledged customer commercial bank with over 8.5 million customers serviced across its 251 business offices in Nigeria and the United  Kingdom as well as on digital banking channels.
The bank has won multiple local and international awards including the Export Finance Bank of the Year at the 2023 BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BAFI) Awards, the Best Payment Solution Provider Nigeria 2023 and Best SME Bank Nigeria 2022 by the Global Banking and Finance Awards; Best Bank for SMEs in Nigeria by the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2023; and Best Domestic Private Bank in Nigeria by the Euromoney Global Private Banking Awards 2023.
Continue Reading

Business

FirstBank Partners International Women’s Society to Empower Women

Published

on

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has partnered with the International Women’s Society (IWS) to empower over 250 widows, in commemoration of the 2024 International Widows’ Day.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that beneficiaries at the Lagos event, tagged “IWS Widows Feast and Empowerment Programme”, received various essential tools, equipment and grants. The items distributed were sewing machines, freezers, coolers, hair dryers, cake mixers, industrial cooking gas, generators, and freezers to help the widows establish and sustain their businesses.

Ms Lande Atere, Chief Customer Experience Officer, FirstBank, said that the financial institution had been partnering with IWS for over a decade. According to her, the bank has been empowering women-owned Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) with funding and skills acquisition.

“As an organisation that strategically prioritises financial inclusion, we will continue to support IWS in creating entrepreneurial opportunities and promoting self-reliance and vocational skills among women,” Atere stated.

Mrs Adebanke Adeola, Chairperson of the International Women’s Society (IWS) Widows Trust Fund (WTF), appreciated FirstBank for supporting the society in empowering and feasting with the widows. Adeola mentioned that the bank provided Point of Sale (POS) machines to improve the benefiting widows’ access to financial services and income generation opportunities.

Also, some beneficiaries would receive extra working capital through the generosity of the financial institution and other sponsors.

“This partnership, along with generous sponsorships from other companies and individuals, enables us to continue our mission and expand our impact. The programme, organised yearly, aims to help widows achieve financial independence and self-sufficiency,” Adeola said.

Culled from NAN

Continue Reading

Business

Fidelity Bank Leads Trading As Equities Gain N324bn

Published

on

Fidelity Bank Plc was the most active stock on Monday, 10 June 2024 at the Nigerian stock market as a strong positive sentiment led Nigerian equities to a net capital gain of N324 billion in the first trading session of the week.
The market opened with widespread positive sentiment as investors sought to lock into value stocks in the high-end sectors of oil and gas, construction and manufacturing.
With three gainers for every loser, the market closed with average return of 0.58 per cent, equivalent to net capital gain of N324 billion.
The momentum of activities also improved considerably as total turnover rose by 148.33 per cent to 963.541 million shares valued at N13.498 billion in 8,657 deals. Fidelity Bank topped the activity chart with 605.257 million shares valued at N6.025 billion.
Fidelity Bank’s activities appeared to be driven by buy sentiment as the stock closed within the top 15 gainers with a gain of 6.52 per cent to close at N9.80 per share.
The All Share Index (ASI)- the common value-based index that tracks all share prices at the Nigerian Exchange (NGX), rose by 0.58 per cent to close at 99,793.71 points as against its opening index of 99,221.14 points.
Aggregate market value of all quoted equities also increased simultaneously from its opening value of N56.128 trillion to close at N56.452 trillion.
Other most active stocks included Access Holdings, which recorded turnover of 93.067 million shares worth N1.744 billion. United Bank for Africa (UBA) traded 58.726 million shares valued at N1.261 billion. Nigerian Breweries traded 45.256 million shares valued at N1.267 billion while Zenith Bank traded 16.079 million shares worth N539.552 million.
Analysts at Futureview Financial Services said they anticipated a mixed sentiment in the equities market, primarily due to the enduring allure of the fixed income market among investors.
“This interest is fueled by expectations of increased rates in the Nigerian Treasury Bill (NTB) auction and the impending release of the inflation rate. However, amidst these factors, there remains an opportunity for sustainable growth, particularly in fundamentally strong stocks that currently find themselves in the oversold region. We foresee a selective pursuit of bargains, particularly in dividend-paying stocks, driven by the nearing corporate qualification and payment,” Futureview stated.
Continue Reading