Jaiz Bank Plc and Kogi State government have agreed to partner in empowering women, traders and artisans in the state.
This was discussed yesterday when the management team of Jaiz Bank Plc, led by its Managing Director/CEO Hassan Usman paid a courtesy call to Governor Yahaya Bello at the government House in Lokoja.
Governor Yahaya, who stated that his government stands for what Jaiz Bank also stands for – making life better for humanity, said he found a perfect partner in the Bank.
He said: “Kogi State is safe for Jaiz Bank who is coming to partner with us. Farmers, women, traders and artisans are going to benefit from this partnership. We stand for service to the people and that is service to humanity.
“We want to partner with your Bank in the areas of property financing and other infrastructural financing so that we can touch the life of all citizenry.
In his response, the Managing Director of Jaiz Bank Hassan Usman said the Bank is willing and ready to partner with the State government to enhance the people’s welfare.
He said: “We wish and desire to partner with your government in the areas of welfare and financing. Jaiz Bank is meant to provide financing for a better life and it’s open to all.”