Union Bank of Nigeria Plc Issuance of Series I and II Notes under N100 billion Local Currency Bond Programme

LAGOS, NIGERIA – September 07, 2018 – Union Bank of Nigeria Plc (Union Bank), one of Nigeria’s long-standing and most respected financial institutions, is pleased to announce the registration of a N100 billion Debt Issuance Programme (the “Bond Programme”), and the subsequent inaugural issuance of Series I and II Bonds under the newly registered Bond…

Olasupo Sasore, Simi Adeagbo, Bankole Wellington, Others Deliver Inspiring Talks at TEDxLagos

The much anticipated TEDxLagos event tagged ‘Spotlight’ took place recently at the Agip Hall of the MUSON Centre in Onikan, Lagos. TEDx is a global platform created in the spirit of TED’s mission, “ideas worth sharing”. The TEDxLagos event was a celebration of brilliant ideas and inspiring talks organized by members of the TEDxLagos team…

Innovation, Creativity and Disruptive Conversations at TEDxLagos Powered by Union Bank

On Saturday, 18th of August, the city of Lagos will play host to a gathering of some of Nigeria’s finest minds; entrepreneurs and social entrepreneurs, professionals, innovators and reformers, at the TEDxLagos event themed Spotlight. The event will hold at the MUSON Centre, Onikan, and will draw members of the TEDxLagos and international TED communities…

Union Bank Launches Youth Mentorship Project in Igbodo Community of Delta State

Lagos, Nigeria – As part of its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives, Union Bank has announced the launch of the We Lead Mentorship Project (WLMP), an 8-month youth mentorship programme, in Igbodo, Delta State,. Sponsored by Union Bank and implemented by Rural Development and Reformation Foundation (RUDERF) in conjunction with the Igbodo Development Union (IDU),…

Connect Nigeria, Union Bank Unveil Top 100 Emerging SMEs List

ConnectNigeria.com, in collaboration with Union Bank, one of Nigeria’s most trusted financial institutions, has announced the release of the Top 100 Emerging SMEs list. The Top 100 Emerging SMEs initiative which was launched in February at the annual Connect Nigeria eBusiness fair for Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs), aims to identify and celebrate some of…

LEAP Africa and Union Bank Call for Applications for the 2018/2019 Social Innovators Programme & Awards

Background Information Leadership, Effectiveness, Accountability & Professionalism (LEAP) Africa is a non-profit organization, committed to developing dynamic, innovative and principled leaders that will transform Africa. LEAP has inspired and worked with local and international partners to equip over 50,000 youth, teachers, youth-focused CSOs, social entrepreneurs and businesses to lead ethically and implement initiatives that transform…

Union Bank Introduces Campus Innovation Challenge for Students of Nigerian Tertiary Institutions

Lagos, Nigeria – As part of efforts to encourage innovation and entrepreneurship among Nigerian youths, Union Bank has announced the call for entries to its 2018 Campus Innovation Challenge, a competition open to students of tertiary institutions across the country. The Campus Innovation Challenge which is being organised in collaboration with leading social incubation centre…

Union Bank Releases Second Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation Report

Lagos, Nigeria – Union Bank has announced the release of its second Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation (CSI) report – an annual compendium which highlights the bank’s strategic approach, initiatives and impact made in the areas of Citizenship, Sustainability and Innovation within the last year.   The report touches on the impact Union Bank made within…