About the Conference

The Conference is an annual knowledge, thought sharing, and solution-based forum for all stakeholders: policymakers, regulators, operators, service providers, members of the academia, and clients in the Financial Services Industry. The Conference is the largest Banking and Finance event in Africa which provides a medium for stakeholders to share experiences, exchange ideas and proffer pragmatic insights on contemporary issues affecting the sector and the economy. This year’s event is a paradigm shift from previous conferences, with a strategy to enhance the quality of knowledge shared and full comprehension of the various topics of discussion.

The Organising Committee of this year’s event consists of highly renowned industry experts, chaired by the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive officer of Access Bank Plc, Dr. Herbert Wigwe, FCIB and co-chaired by the duo of the Managing Director /Chief Executive Officer of Unity Bank Plc, Mrs. Tomi Somefun, and the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Jaiz Bank Plc, Mr. Hassan Usman, FCIB.

This year’s Conference is the 14th edition, with the theme, “ECONOMIC RECOVERY, INCLUSION & TRANSFORMATION: The Role of Banking & Finance” The Conference is expected to be declared open by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, while His Excellency, Mr. Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda, will deliver the Keynote Address.

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The Conference with the theme: “ECONOMIC RECOVERY, INCLUSION & TRANSFORMATION: The Role of Banking & Finance” is expected to be declared open by His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, while the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, Mr. Godwin Emefiele, CON, FCIB will present the Keynote Address of the Conference.

Special Guests

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His Excellency, President Muhammadu Buhari, GCFR

President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria

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President Paul Kagame

President, Republic of Rwanda & Conference Keynote Speaker

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H.E, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, GCON

Vice President, Federal Republic of Nigeria

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Mrs. Zainab Shamsuna Ahmed

Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Federal Republic of Nigeria

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Mr. Godwin Emefiele, CON, FCIB

Governor, Central Bank of Nigeria

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His Excellency, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu

Executive Governor of Lagos State

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Alhaji Muhammad Musa Bello

Hon. Minister of Federal Capital Territory


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Ms. Amina Mohammed

Deputy Secretary-General,The United Nations / Chair of the United Nations Sustainable Development Group

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H.E. Wamkele Mene

Secretary General, AfCFTA

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Mrs. Aishah Ahmad

Deputy Governor, Financial Systems Stability Directorate, CBN

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Ms. Vera Songwe

UN Under-Secretary General/Executive Secretary, UN Economic Commission for Africa

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Mrs. Abike Dabiri-Erewa

Chairman/CEO, Nigerian Diaspora Commission

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Dr. (Mrs.) Ajoritsedere Awosika, MFR

Chairman/Independent Non-Executive Director, Access Bank Plc

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Dr. Doyin Salami

Chairman, Economic Advisory Council

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Prof. Benedict Oramah, FCIB

President, Afrexim

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Mr. Sanusi Lamido Sanusi, FCIB

Vice Chairman, Kaduna Investment Promotion Agency

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Mr. Bismarck Rewane

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, Financial Derivatives Company Limited

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Mr. Karl Toriola

Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, MTN Nigeria

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Ms. Funke Opeke

Founder/ Chief Executive Officer, Main One Cable Company

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Mr. Abdulrasheed Bawa

Executive Chairman, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission

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Mr. Ayotunde Coker

Chief Executive Officer, Rack Centre

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Mr. Olugbenga Agboola

Co-founder, Flutterwave

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Mr. Razaq Ahmed

CEO/Co-founder, Cowrywise

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Mrs. Oyiza Salu, HCIB

Group Head, Human Resources, GTBank Plc

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Ms. Odunayo Eweniyi

Co-founder/Chief Operating Officer, PiggyVest

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Iyinoluwa Aboyeji

Founder/Genral Partner Future Africa

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Mrs. Ibukun Oyedeji

Founder/Genral Partner Future Africa

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Mr. Musty Mustapha

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The Conference is sponsored by all banks in Nigeria, including the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC).
However, sponsorship opportunities are available for non-banks and other financial institutions, insurance, fintech, telecoms, manufacturing companies, government establishments, etc. If you are interested in sponsoring the Conference, please contact:
Abiodun Adeniran on 07061004819 or abiodunadeniran@cibng.org

Omolola Ogunbanjo on 08165356593 or omololaogunbanjo@cibng.org


Virtual - Zoom(All Delegates)

Physical Locations (strictly by invitation) :
Abuja: Congress Hall, Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja
Lagos: Bankers House, 19 Adeola Hopewell VI, Lagos

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