Category Archives: Breaking

2013 National Essay Competition – UBA Foundation Calls for Entries From Senior Secondary School Students In Nigeria

Students in secondary schools across the country have been invited to submit entries in the 2013 UBA Foundation National Essay Competition.  The essay competition for secondary students is organized by UBA Foundation; the corporate social responsibility arm of UBA to encourage healthy and intellectual competition among secondary school students in Nigeria.   Divisional Head, Marketing…

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Innovative Financial Services Critical To The Sustainability Of The African Aviation Industry, Says UBA Boss

The provision of innovative financial services that will ensure collections at optimal cost for the aviation industry is critical to the sustainability of the African aviation industry. Mr Apollos Ikpobe, the Deputy Managing Director- Domestic Bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, said this during the International Air Transport Association (IATA) Africa  Aviation Day 2013 …

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UBA Foundation Reaffirms Commitment To Development Of Nigeria’s Health Sector- Donates Incubators To UNTH, AKTH

UBA Foundation, the corporate social platform of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has reaffirmed its commitment to the development of Nigeria’s health sector especially in the area of improving and contributing to the reduction of infant mortality rate in the country.      The UBA Foundation recently donated incubators to the University of Nigeria…

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UBA Positions For Pan African Banking Leadership: Announces Project Alpha & Other Senior Executive Appointments

United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA), the Pan-African bank with operations in 19 African countries and New York, London and Paris, announces the launch of Project Alpha – the Group’s next stage focus of strategic transformation.   UBA has for eight years executed a dedicated strategy of local, regional and global expansion, whose implementation has…

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“73 Out Of 96 Attempts Result In Death”! Arik Air Stowaway Daniel Ohikhena Is Lucky

We have previously brought you two separate reports on the teenager Daniel Ohikhena, found in stowaway,Click Here and Here. According to reports, the teenager wanted to fulfill lifelong ambition of traveling to America and living the American dream like he saw in movies. According to his brother, Daniel told him each time they were watching movies, that…

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Update! Boy Found Under Arik Air Plane, Daniel Ikhena, Offered Scholarship By Volunteer Group

A group called De Raufs’ Volunteer Group – a group of supporters of Osun State Governor Rauf Aregbesola, has offered 14 year old Daniel Oikhena, the boy who flew an Arik plane from Benin to Lagos hidden in the plane’s undercarriage, a scholarship. The Director-General of the group, Amitolu Shittu, in a statement released yesterday…

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