Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Mr. Patrick Akinwuntan has reiterated the financial institution’s dedication to gender parity amongst employees.
In a message to commemorate International Women’s Day (IWD) 2020, Akinwuntan mentioned this yr’s version with the theme: #EachforEqual underscores the compelling want of gender equality and sustainable efforts of girls empowerment at office for which Ecobank is proudly dedicated.
“For us in Ecobank, this occasion permits us to replicate on the achievements of feminine Ecobankers and different nice achievers in our area and society. Ecobank is proud to assist change makers of all ages within the world motion to advance gender equality and empower ladies.
“We always remind ourselves of our corporate pledge to ensure parity. Ecobank women have distinguished themselves and continue to make impact in the various roles in the bank. We use this opportinty of the IWD to celebrate these great Ecobankers.”
He enjoined ladies at giant to proceed to maintain the features of the not too long ago launched Ecobank Female Entrepreneurs Initiative which is designed to offer ladies with obligatory assist to assist them excel of their varied endeavours, promote and develop their companies and usually place them for higher participation and validation, and in addition contribute of their varied setting together with enterprise, stressing that their future is vibrant.