Hammed Shittu in Ilorin
The management of the JAIZ Bank Plc has pledged to partner the Kwara state government to bring needed values to the socio economic growth of the state.
The Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer of the bank, Alhaji Hassan Usman made the pledge in Ilorin, during a courtesy visit to the governor, Alhaji Abdulfatah Ahmed at the Government House, Ilorin.
He said that, the bank would provide alternative banking to the people of the state where they would have access to funds to do their businesses without any hindrances.
Usman added that, the bank would also intervene in any area of business growth that would add value to the socio economic well being of the populace.
This, the managing director reasoned, would also allow the people to invest adequately and develop their businesses for the overall economic advancement of the society.
Usman who stated further that, the JAIZ had been established to add values to the economic growth of investors across the nation said that, the management of the bank decided to open its branch in Ilorin, Kwara state capital to work with the state government in its infrastructural financing.
He stressed that, the bank had been doing well since its debut in Ilorin, and urged the people of the state to see the bank as their own and come out enmasse to patronise the bank for the economic growth of the society.
Earlier, the state governor, Ahmed lauded the bank’s management efforts at establishing the branch of the JAIZ bank in Ilorin.
He said that, the state had been in front burner in the formation of small scale and medium enterprises through cooperative societies in the state.
He stated that, these cooperative societies that were over 100 in numbers had been granted soft loans in order to ensure the economic development of the state.