FBNBank Ghana, a subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced the retirement of Hon. Joseph Yieleh Chireh as Chairman of the Bank’s Board of Directors. A Pharmacist, Legal Practitioner and Member of Parliament for Wa West, Hon. Yieleh Chireh served two terms as Chairman of FBNBank Ghana’s Board from 2014 to 2020.
In a statement, on behalf of the Shareholder, Management and the entire Staff of FBNBank Ghana Limited, the Directors lauded Hon. Joseph Yieleh Chireh for his commitment, dedication and selfless service during his tenure to position the bank very well in its journey to become the leading bank in Ghana.
According to the statement, during the tenure of Hon. Yieleh Chireh’s steady and dynamic leadership, FBNBank Ghana met the regulator’s minimum capital requirement of GH¢400 million at the end of 2018 and is well anchored with lots of ongoing development and growth activities.
The Directors urged Hon. Yieleh Chireh to utilize his wide area of expertise to continue serving the country adding that from time to time, the bank will engage him for advice and guidance as when necessary.
About FBNBank Ghana
FBNBank Ghana Limited is a member of First Bank of Nigeria Limited Group. FBNBank Ghana Limited (FBNBank), a subsidiary of First Bank of Nigeria Limited, has 21 branches and agencies in Ghana with over 400 staff and offers universal banking services to individuals and businesses. FBNBank Ghana Limited was formerly International Commercial Bank (ICB) and has been in the business of banking for 24 years in this country. FBNBank Ghana is part of the trade hub that has grown economies for 126 years across Africa, Europe and China.
From left to right: Mr. Mohammed Ozamah, Executive Director (Risk) FBNBank Ghana, Mrs. Hannah Brenda Amoateng, Director, Mr. Victor Yaw Asante, Managing Director, FBNBank Ghana, Mr. Semiu Lamidi, Executive Director (Finance), FBNBank Ghana and Hon. Joseph Yieleh Chireh, Former Board Chairman, FBNBank Ghana