First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has reaffirmed its commitment to support the Nigerian media industry by empowering its practitioners with the requisite tools and knowledge that promotes the values of professionalism and ethics in the discharge of their duties.
This, according to the Bank, is as a result of the critical role the media plays in national development.
FCMB gave the assurance at an interactive and capacity building forum it organized for media executives and correspondents based in Abuja and the Northern Region on February 9, 2018. The forum had a foremost financial and media expert who is also the Chief Executive Officer of RTC Advisory Services Limited and lecturer at the Lagos Business School, Mr. Opeyemi Agbaje, as guest speaker.
In his address at the event, the Group Head, Corporate Affairs of FCMB, Mr. Diran Olojo, explained that it is part of the Bank’s initiatives to further promote excellence, build capacity of media practitioners, spur ideas, deepen relationships and appreciate their contributions over the years to the success of the Bank since its establishment 34 years ago.
According to him, ‘‘at FCMB we recognise the strategic importance and role of the media not just in promoting our business, but in the areas of agenda setting, providing solutions and dissemination of quality and balanced communication that drives national unity and development in a sustainable manner. As an institution anchored on the culture of excellence and professionalism, we will continue to champion and execute initiatives that would assist the Nigerian media industry and journalists perform optimally as the fourth estate of the realm and key influencers. We therefore urge our media practitioners to reinvent themselves and expand the frontiers of their knowledge by adopting innovative skills that would help them meet the dynamics of the profession while upholding due diligence and ethics that conform with global best practices’’.
Mr. Olojo told the gathering that as an inclusive lender, FCMB will continue to offer and deliver cutting edge solutions that provide the best customer experience. He added that the Bank is resilient and focused on sustaining the momentum of its position as a top financial institution by supporting initiatives that would enhance the growth and achievement of the personal and business aspirations of its customers as well as the overall prosperity of Nigeria.
All rights reserved. This material, and other digital content on this website, may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in whole or in part without prior express written permission from LEADERSHIP Nigeria Newspapers. Contact: email@example.com
Sign up for our newsletter
- NEWS15 hours ago
Gombe PDP: Acting Hidden Script Of Dankwambo, Senator Nafada
- NEWS17 hours ago
NASS Stands Down Electoral Amendment Bill
- COVER STORIES17 hours ago
Fayose: EFCC Disowns ‘Magu Threat’ Tape In Circulation
- ENTERTAINMENT21 hours ago
Davido Extends Into Motorsports Business
- FEATURED14 hours ago
INEC/APC Faceoff: Zamfara May Lose N3bn As Residents Express Concern
- NEWS13 hours ago
When Witches Dance A Second Time
- FEATURES13 hours ago
David Umaru: Holding No Straw As He Falls Face Flat
- COVER STORIES17 hours ago
Disgruntled Politicians Stockpiling Arms To Scuttle 2019 Polls – Security Chiefs