NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 58th Annual General Meeting of Sterling Bank Plc will be held at the MUSON Centre, Onikan, Lagos, on Wednesday, the 20th day of May, 2020 at 10.00 a.m to transact the following business:   ORDINARY BUSINESS 1. To receive the Audited Financial Statements for […]

COVID-19: Sterling Provides Holistic Support for the Health Sector

Sterling's holistic response

Sterling Bank has announced multiple donations to ensure a holistic response to the Coronavirus pandemic ravaging the world. The donations cut across infrastructural support to providing opportunity for free tests across different locations and financial support to the federal government in partnership with the Nigerian Private Sector Coalition Against COVID. The sum of N250 million […]

Covid-19 Urgent Update

May 5, 2020 Last night, we received confirmation that a staff in our Ilupeju office tested positive for the coronavirus. As of this morning, he was still symptom-free and in good spirits while in isolation. The NCDC has also been in touch with him and will continue to actively monitor developments. As part of our […]


Health Workers Fund Our Health Workers are at the front lines battling pandemics. They have needs and earn only N5,000 a month as hazard allowance. We have decided to raise a N1billion fund to support them at this critical moment while they help those sick with Lassa fever and Coronavirus get better. This fund will […]

Sterling Eat Drink Festival, 2019

Sterling Eat Drink Festival

The Eat Drink Festival isn’t just a weekend to devour ‘delish’ delicacies – although that is unarguably the best thing about it! Hosting about 5, 000 guests, excluding children and about 80 vendors from the Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) space was an amazing way to mark the seventh edition of the annual event. […]

Bridging the Gap for Coding

In a world where disruptive technologies are changing the way people live and work, Raheem Akingbolu reports that in Nigeria, Sterling Bank is championing the cause of female-focused coding training through support for the Girls-Coding programme of the Pearls Africa Foundation, which seeks to empower girls from underserved communities They were 30 young school girls […]

#SterlingAtAkeFestival: What Went Down!

Africa’s literati at home and the diaspora are still gushing about the continent’s biggest and most colorful festival for writers, poets, thinkers, dancers, singers, actors and literary enthusiasts powered by Sterling Bank. The Bank named the ‘Most Innovative’ in the Country by the Central Bank of Nigeria is also Africa’s Most Agile Company. From October 24 – 27, Lagos hosted […]


For Nigeria’s world cup journey in 2018, Coca Cola, one of the 2018 sponsors brought together A-list Nigerian artistes including Olamide, Falz, Simi, Lil Kesh and Slim Case, among others to produce what became the anthem of Nigeria’s campaign at the World Cup, this trend among others showed how interwoven the sports world is with […]

Naija, We Hail!

59 no be beans. According to Frederick Douglass, one of the leaders of the anti-slavery movement, A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it. This is the story of Nigeria; the story of strength, resilience […]

Music – Keys to the Kingdom

After oil, our largest export is people—according to backyard economists, sha. I believe that music is up there with people. From fainting women at P-square concerts, to Fela on Broadway and of course my love, Burna in Times Square, NYC (an African Giant f’real, f’real), our music is now a source of dollars (if we […]

Happy Customer Service Week

Organizations want to wow their customers and the Customer Service Week is usually an ample opportunity to do so. However, going above-and-beyond on a single week out of the 52 weeks of the year cannot be counted as top-notch customer service experience. Although it is just the first week of October that is recognized globally […]

Let them resume like champs!

Adjusting from long fun-filled lazy holiday season to the early-rising rigors of a new school year can be quite challenging for both you and your child. And it can grow worse if you are not yet ready for them because the grumpiness would be on another level. From getting them the latest barbie bags to […]

Sheltered in Our Homelessness

In Lagos, of the numerous problems we face, overcrowding and accommodation wahala are the biggest. The ratio of people to amenities results in endless struggles. From power supply to water supply to the roads (don’t get us started on the famous Lasgidi traffic – it’s our own Anthony Joshua vs Ruiz fight and unfortunately poor […]

Sterling Bank is top best place to work in Africa


Sterling Bank Plc has been adjudged as the third best place to work in Nigeria and on the African continent at the 2019 edition of the annual Great Place to Work (GPTW) awards which held in Lagos recently. The bank also clinched the Best in Leadership (Large corporate) and Best Workplace for millennial generation. This […]

Sterling Bank lights Nigeria’s path to accelerated development

Imagine a world without electricity? Without it, our lives would be radically different, and in almost every instance a whole lot harder. Regrettably, access to electricity for Nigeria’s over 100 million rural inhabitants is estimated at 36% while it is almost 60% for urban dwellers.  It is not surprising that the World Bank has ranked […]

Sterling now Nigeria’s most innovative Bank

Sterling now Nigeria’s most innovative bank. One of the leading lenders in Nigeria and Africa’s most agile company,Sterling Bank Plc has won the Innovative Bank of the Year Award at the 2019 edition of the Electronic Payment Incentive Scheme (EPIS) Efficiency Awards organised by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Nigeria Inter-Bank Settlement […]


NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 57th Annual General Meeting of Sterling Bank Plc will be held at Eko Hotel & Suites, Plot 1415, Adetokunbo Ademola Street, Victoria Island, Lagos on Thursday, the 25th day of April, 2019 at 10.00 a.m. to transact the following business:   ORDINARY BUSINESS To […]


Redefining Banking with Café In its quest to support Nigeria’s growing community of entrepreneurs and millennials, Café One by Sterling, Nigeria’s first lifestyle banking initiative has refreshed its visual identity. The ultra-modern co-working space, which doubles as a Café, is the country’s first digital, hybrid experience center. Commenting on the new visual identity, Business Manager […]


The texts began the moment rumours of a lockdown were heard. They even increased when the actual lockdown began and we know that they will not end even when this is over. This is because now more than ever before, we have been forced to transact, pay for goods and services, make investments and do […]

My Freedom Day

From slum kids, portraits of 196 world leaders: – The global campaign against modern slavery spread across six continents and 100 countries themed #MyFreedomDay is part of the CNN Freedom Project aimed at harnessing the determination of young people around the world to put an end to slavery once and for all. Powered by Sterling […]