L-R Mr Bonaventure Okhaimo
Chief Operating Officer, DBN, Mr. Idiris Salihu
Head, Corporate Services, DBN, Mr Obaro , Treasurer, LAPO MfB, Mrs Hope Ogbe, Head, Credit LAPO MfB.at the DBN swards
It was a harvest of awards for LAPO Microfinance Bank Limited, a premium microfinance institution, as it won in five award categories at the Development Bank of Nigeria’s fifth anniversary and awards ceremony in Abuja
At the 5th anniversary/awards ceremony of Development Bank of Nigeria (DBN) LAPO MfB won the awards of : “MfB with the Highest Impact on Women MSMES, MfB with the Highest Impact on MSMES in Nigeria, MFI with the Highest Impact on the South-West Zone, MFI with The Highest Impact in the South-South Zone and DBN Platinum Service Ambassador- Bank Category. 2021”
Celebrating the multiple awards at a media briefing, Oluremi Akande, Head, Communications and Branding, said “The Management of LAPO MfB appreciates the Development Bank of Nigeria for these awards; it is a testimonial and recognition of the bank’s commitment and contributions to the growth of MSMEs and impact made to improve the socio-economic status lofvow- income earners and member of their households.
” As a development focused institution, we are deliberate about empowerment for female entrepreneurs who participate in the economy primarily through entrepreneurial business activities’
Akande reiterated LAPO MfB’s committed to its over 30 years mandate of social and economic empowerment of members of low-income households and owners of micro small and medium enterprises