Reports N64bn Loss in 2014
First Bank Holdings Plc may sack 2, 740 staff over the planed downsizing of unprofitable branches nationwide. The bank also reported loss of N64 billion in the 2014 financial year.
Mr. Bisi Onasanya, Group Managing Director/CEO, First Bank, said at the bank’s Facts-Behind-The-Figures presentation at the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) that the bank will close unviable branches across the country to reduce cost. He assured however that no staff of the bank will lose his or her job in the exercise.