January 11, 2021 / 7:01 PM / TajBank Press Release / Header Image Credit:
TAJBank, has reiterated its commitment
to contributing its quota to the growth and development of the Nigerian
This occurred at the recent
commissioning of new infrastructure at Saint John Paul School, Akwa Ibom State
with several dignitaries in attendance such as Senator Godswill Akpabio,
Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Chairman of the school, Her Excellency, Mrs.
Uloma Akpabio, The Sole Administrator, Niger-Delta Development Commission,
NDDC, Mr. Akwa Efiong, and other dignitaries.
The special guest of honour and Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator
Godswill Akpabio, commended the Bank for believing in the vision of the school
and accepting to provide financing for the expansion of the institution's
infrastructures. This, he said, was an evident indication of the Bank's
willingness to collaborate with credible bodies in its drive to contribute to
the significant improvement of the nation's education sector.
Senator Akpabio also urged the Bank to
open a branch in Uyo as a priority once it gains its national
Representing TAJ Bank at the event, Mr.
Nasir .T. Usman, acknowledged the strides that the leadership of Saint John
Paul School Akwa Ibom has made to fill the gap of quality education in Nigeria,
taking into cognizance critical factors such as the need for affordability to
the general populace. He noted that the results were evident in the school's
nine years of existence as it had succeeded in molding students of great
intellectual output and high moral standing.
In just over one year of operations,
TAJBank has recorded several milestones. Recently, the Bank was awarded Bank of
the Year by Leadership Newspapers Group for its performance and efforts in
driving financial inclusion at the grassroots.
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