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Why UBA started Annual Lecture on Professorial Chair in Finance at Unilag

The Africa’s global bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA), has given insights on why it initiated the Annual Lecture of the UBA Professorial Chair in Finance at the University of Lagos (Unilag).

In a statement made available to Business Hilights in Lagos, the bank said “As part of our commitment to education and youth empowerment, we recently held our 1st Annual Lecture of the UBA Professorial Chair in Finance.”

UBA averred that the initiative is aimed at making our own humble contribution to the growth and prosperity of Africa’s economy.

The Chairman, Board of Trustees, UBA Professorial Chair, Professor Ben Oghojafor, said the inaugural lecture, themed: The Dynamic Structure of World Economy, From Globalisation To Slowbalisation ; The African Dilemma, came out of the need to change the narrative in emerging economies which Nigeria remains a key player.