By Blaise Udunze
THE Managing Director/CEO, Equity Bank of Kenya, James Mwangi, has affirmed that Nigeria and other African countries’ growth lay on sound and sustainable financial institutions to drive economic development.
Mwangi disclosed this at the First Bank of Nigeria’s periodic International Sustainability Conference in collaboration with Lagos Business School, Pan-Atlantic University, with the theme, “Sustainability and Value Creation in Africa,” at the weekend.
In his talk show on “Financial Inclusion as a Tool for Poverty Eradication in Africa”, using his bank as case study, Nwangi explained that financial institutions exist to transform the lives and livelihoods of his people socially and economically by availing them modern, inclusive financial services that maximise their opportunities.
Source : SunOnline