The Provost, Professor F.E.A. Lesi received Mr. Olu Akanmu, Executive Director of First City Monument Bank and his team to the College of Medicine University of Lagos on the 5th of November, 2019. The Provost articulated the vision of the institution as well as pressing needs and implored FCMB to include the College in their Corporate Social Responsibility Activities and partner with the College in pursuing and maintaining excellence in medical education.Mr Olu Akanmu, a Pharmacist turned Banker, was full of praise to the institution for preserving its monumental structures built over fifty years ago with limited resources from the Federal Government. He listened to the needs of the College with keenness and assured that FCMB will partner with the College to advance medical education. He also shared the Bank’s idea to train students through its 5th Youth Entrepreneurship Masterclass holding in the College of Medicine, University of Lagos this November to show them how they can become job providers after their graduation.
In attendance were: Professor S.R.A. Akinbo, Deputy Provost, Mr. O.A. Obafemi-Moses FNIM, College Secretary, Mrs M. O. Farayola, Chief Accountant, Mr O. O. Babatunde (Assistant Secretary Provost’s Office). In the FCMB team were: Mrs. Funmi Paseda, Mainland Zonal Head, Mr. Shamsideen Fashola, Group Head, Segment and Deposit, and Jumoke Craig Assistant Manager, Youth Process.