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Wema Bank Opens Bootcamp to Support Fintechs LAGOS, NIGERIA – September 17, 2019

Wema Bank, Nigeria’s leading innovative bank, hosts a bootcamp focused on engaging fintech startups to develop solutions that will optimise service delivery in banking and finance.   The Hackaholics Bootcamp is a ten-week intensive program designed to engage outstanding startups who participated at the Wema Bank Hackathon to develop their ideas and make them into market-ready products or [...]

2019-10-25T10:02:46+00:00

Wema Bank makes Climate Action and Sustainability Central to its Business through Principles for Responsible Banking

Wema Bank makes Climate Action and Sustainability Central to its Business through Principles for Responsible Banking NEW YORK – 22 September 2019 Wema Bank today became one of the Founding Signatories of the Principles for Responsible Banking, committing to strategically align its business with the Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change. [...]

2019-09-22T18:25:49+00:00

Wema Bank CEO proceeds on terminal leave

• CEO/Managing Director Segun Oloketuyi to proceed on terminal leave from July 01, 2018 and to retire with effect from September 30 2018. • Current Deputy Managing Director, Ademola Adebise to assume CEO/Managing Director role in acting capacity with effect from 1 July 2018 subject to regulatory approvals. Wema Bank Plc. has announced that the [...]

2018-07-10T13:26:02+00:00

The New Power of Social Media; Even Banks Can No Longer Ignore

By 2025, Millennials will make up 75% of the global workforce. As their population grows, so is their influence. Award-winning author Jeremy K. Balkin calls this the “Millennialization of Everything.” Millennials – the generation born between 1980 and 2000 -- are unlike previous generations in so many ways. They are highly opinionated, educated and are [...]

2018-05-04T10:44:38+00:00

Wema Bank Reports 20.07% Growth in Gross Earnings

LAGOS, NIGERIA – 11th April 2018 – Wema Bank PLC (Bloomberg: Wema NL) (“Wema” or “the Bank”) Wema Bank PLc. has releases its audited audited financial result for the year ended December 31st, 2017. The innovative bank, which launched ALAT, Africa’s first fully digital bank, confirmed the growth of its groos earnings by 20.07%, from [...]

2018-04-13T13:12:04+00:00
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