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ZENITH BANK/NFF FUTURE EAGLES PUT HUNGARY TO THE SWORD AT THE 2019 FIFA UNDER-17 WORLD CUP IN BRAZIL

Almost all the impact players for the Golden Eaglets in Saturday night’s 4-2 defeat of Hungary in the opening match of the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament in Brazil are products of the annual Zenith Bank/NFF Future Eagles Championships, including the goal scorers. The competition, sponsored by NFF’s partner, Zenith Bank Plc, was launched in 2016 and has been ...

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FIRSTBANK PARTNERS WITH JUNIOR ACHIEVEMENT NIGERIA (JAN) TO HOST NATIONAL STUDENT ENTREPRENEURSHIP COMPETITION

Junior Achievement Nigeria’s (JAN) annual flagship event, National Company of the Year Competition (NCOY) will be taking place Thursday, 3rd October 2019. With the theme “Activating Disruptors”, this annual event brings the JA Company Program winners of our Regional Competitions together to compete for the National Company of the Year Award sponsored by First Bank of Nigeria Limited.  The winners ...

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Access Bank, JAC Motors sponsors NSML’s 10km race

Access Bank Plc has joined the JAC Motors Abeokuta 10km Race train after it signed a major sponsorship deal with Nilayo Sports Management Ltd, organisers of the event. The Managing Director of NSML, Olopade Bukola, while making the announcement said “Over the years, Access Bank has shown a commitment to supporting sporting events. “First it was the Access Bank Lagos ...

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Zenith Bank celebrate D’Tigress championship Victory

Zenith Bank Plc, the sole sponsor of the Nigerian Female Basketball League has hailed the Nigerian female basketball team, D’Tigress, for emerging champions of the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2019 in Dakar, Senegal, defeating the host nation 60-55 points in the final match to retain the coveted trophy. Speaking on the success of the team at the championship, the Group Managing ...

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Zenith Bank next gen masters tennis tournament: Musa Mohammed, Omolayo Bamidele Emerge winners

Musa Mohammed from Abuja and Omolayo Bamidele from Ekiti State have emerged champions of the second edition of the Zenith Bank/ Next – Gen Tennis Masters which held at the National Stadium Surulere Tennis Centre. Several hundred spectators sat out a four hour rain delay in anticipation of an upset victory by the unseeded Emmanuel Jebutu who had upset the ...

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Nigerian Forward, Samuel Kanu Suffers Heart Attack

Nigerian forward, Samuel Kanu has reportedly suffered a heart attack during training at Alexandria, Egypt. “Sad news coming from Super Eagles camp as Samuel Kalu suffered a heart attack and he has been rushed to the hospital,” a source close to the Super Eagles camp in Egypt said on Friday evening. This is coming hours before the Super Eagles of ...

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South-West, South-South emerge winners of Zenith Bank, NFF U-13, U-15 future eagles tournament

The South West U-13 and the South-South U-15 football teams have emerged winners of the national finals of the Zenith Bank/NFF U-13, U-15 Future Eagles Tournament held in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State at the weekend. South-West U-13 Team thrashed North Central U-13 Team, 5 – 0, to emerge winners of the U-13 category, while South-South U-15 Team defeated South-East U-15 ...

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FIDELITY BANK PLC PLEDGE TOTAL SUPPORT TO YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Managing Director /Chief Executive Officer, Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo, has described sport as a strong element in youth development. Okonkwo stated this at the closing ceremony of the Anambra State U13/U17 Academicals which took place at St. Mary’s High School, Ifitedunu, Anambra State over the weekend. He explained that Fidelity is pleased to partner with the state as a ...

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UBA Mastercard Holders to Win All-expenses-paid Trip to June 1 Finals of 2019 UEFA Champions League

Leading Pan-African Bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc in partnership with leading global payments and technology company, Mastercard, will be giving away an all-expenses paid trip- ticket to 12 lucky customers of the bank and their plus ones to watch the Finals of the 2019 UEFA Champions League. Open to all existing and new UBA Platinum Mastercard holders, this ...

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Special Olympics World Games 2019: Union Bank welcome Nigeria Team

Lagos, Nigeria – Union Bank, proud co-sponsors of Team Nigeria to the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi, joined the Board and Members of Special Olympics (SO) Nigeria at a reception to welcome the team. The 84-man delegation to the World Games was made up of 24 officials and 60 athletes who represented Nigeria in 8 sports categories including ...

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