Category: Business

Entrepreneurship Support: Pan-Atlantic University Commends Diamond Bank Plc
December 16, 2014 |

Entrepreneurship Support: Pan-Atlantic University Commends Diamond Bank Plc

Diamond Bank Plc, a leading retail bank in Nigeria, has been commended by Pan-Atlantic University’s Enterprise Development Centre (EDC), for its robust and unwavering support for young and upcoming entrepreneurs in the country. Speaking at the Global Entrepreneurship Week in Lagos where the bank was recognized as a sponsor at a National Scale, Peter Bankole, Director, EDC, said […]

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Mixing Government Communication with Nation Brand Building is Wrong, Says Expert
December 10, 2014 |

Mixing Government Communication with Nation Brand Building is Wrong, Says Expert

Miss Wendy Tlou, Chief Marketing Officer, Brand South Africa, has said one of the keys to a successful nation branding initiative is to separate it from the government communication programme. Speaking as the guest speaker at this year’s Public Relations Consultants Association of Nigeria (PRCAN) Annual Public Relations Gold Medal Lecture themed: “Destination Marketing: A Case Study of The […]

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Diamond Bank Rewards Mobile App Users in “A Thousand Reasons To Smile” Promo
December 9, 2014 |

Diamond Bank Rewards Mobile App Users in “A Thousand Reasons To Smile” Promo

Users of the Diamond Bank Mobile App are set for a swell time of rewards as the leading retail bank in Nigeria has finalised plans to launch a new promo tagged “A Thousand Reasons of Smiles”. The promo is designed to reward customers as part of the celebrations that characterize the Yuletide season and will […]

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SAA ups frequencies by up to 24% to key African destinations as demand soars
December 6, 2014 |

SAA ups frequencies by up to 24% to key African destinations as demand soars

Johannesburg, 2 December 2014: South African Airways (SAA) today announced that it has commenced adding additional frequencies to its network which will substantially increase air services to some of its key African routes. The additional capacity injection answers the commercial mandate of the Long-Term Turnaround Strategy (LTTS), and is in response to positive market growth. […]

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Diamond Bank throws Her Weight behind NMVA
November 26, 2014 |

Diamond Bank throws Her Weight behind NMVA

Diamond Bank Plc, a leading retail bank in Nigeria, has thrown his weight beyond the Nigerian Music Video Awards which is coming up this week. This was revealed by Ayona Trimnell, Head, Corporate Communications, Diamond Bank Plc. She said Diamond Bank is interested in the development of the creative industry in the country. The bank is supporting this […]

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Nigerian tycoons lead Africa’s 50 richest in 2014
November 21, 2014 |

Nigerian tycoons lead Africa’s 50 richest in 2014

For the first time in the four years that FORBES has been tracking Africa’s richest, Nigeria beats South Africa. At the top yet again cement tycoon Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is joined on the list of Africa’s 50 Richest by 12 other countrymen.  In comparison South Africa claims 11 spots, down from 14 a year […]

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Delta Air Lines Reports Solid Demand in Nigeria
November 21, 2014 |

Delta Air Lines Reports Solid Demand in Nigeria

LAGOS, 19 November 2014: Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) marks the seventh year anniversary since the start of its daily nonstop service between Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport. Delta remains the only U.S. carrier to operate daily year round service between Nigeria and the United States offering hundreds of onward connecting […]

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Nigerian tycoons lead Africa’s 50 richest in 2014
November 21, 2014 |

Nigerian tycoons lead Africa’s 50 richest in 2014

For the first time in the four years that FORBES has been tracking Africa’s richest, Nigeria beats South Africa. At the top yet again cement tycoon Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is joined on the list of Africa’s 50 Richest by 12 other countrymen.  In comparison South Africa claims 11 spots, down from 14 a year […]

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Diamond Bank Denies Report Alleging Conversion of its Branch to Political Campaign Office
November 20, 2014 |

Diamond Bank Denies Report Alleging Conversion of its Branch to Political Campaign Office

An online blog, theparadigmng.com, yesterday published a story on Diamond Bank claiming that Alex Otti who served as the Chief Executive Officer and Group Managing Director of Diamond Bank Plc (from March 1, 2011 to October 24, 2014) and presently a Guber Aspirant in Abia State Seized Diamond Bank Buildings and Converted them to Campaign Office. Diamond bank therefore, have made […]

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Naira Drops To N173/$1 Despite CBN Intervention
November 18, 2014 |

Naira Drops To N173/$1 Despite CBN Intervention

The value of the naira dropped by 1.21 per cent to N173.20 to the dollar on the interbank market yesterday despite the intervention of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN). The CBN has been intervening at the foreign exchange market asides its twice weekly Retail Dutch Auctions which holds on Mondays and Wednesdays as part […]

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