By Industrial Digest
Nigeria’ Bank of Industry (BOI) has emerged as the SME Bank of the Year at African Banker Awards.
BOI was named as the SME Bank of the year for its efforts towards the development of small and medium enterprises in Nigeria.
The Awards was announced this week virtutually on the sidelines of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings in ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast.
BOI was recognized for providing access to funds for startups, SMEs, and large enterprises.
Commenting on this year’s awards, Omar Ben Yedder, Publisher of African Banker said: “It’s been a momentous year in every sense. Banks will have to play a lead role in kick-starting post-Covid growth and sustaining the real economy.