November 28, 2022



Gombe-born Risikatu ratified as first feminine Aso Financial savings and Loans Boss

Risikatu Ladi Ahmed

Gombe-born seasoned banker, Risikatu Ladi Ahmed, has been ratified as the primary feminine Managing Director and Chief Govt Officer of Aso Saving and Loans Plc by shareholders. 

A lawyer and banker of about three many years of expertise, Hajiya Risikatu Ladi Ahmed was named among the many 50 most inspiring girls in Nigeria as printed by Enterprise Day newspaper. She was one of many seven administrators ratified in the course of the financial institution’s sixteenth and seventeenth Annual Basic Assembly held in Kano on July 13, 2022.

The appointments have been a part of the financial institution’s repositioning drive in its bid to stay a mortgage financial institution of selection in Nigeria.

The AGM was held to approve the accounts of 2013 and 2014 monetary 12 months and ratify the appointment of Risikatu Ahmed as MD/CEO by shareholders primarily based on approval by the Central Financial institution of Nigeria efficient from Might 1, 2021.

The shareholders additionally ratified the appointment of seven new administrators, particularly, Abdul Kofarsauri (non-executive), Umar IIiya Damagum (non-executive), Isiyaku Ismaila (non-executive), Daniel Dayo Kunle (unbiased director) and Henry Semenitari (unbiased director); Richard Femi Bello and Enesi Makoju are government administrators.

The shareholders by consensus appointed the Boardroom guru and President of the Affiliation of the Development of the Rights of Shareholders, Dr Umar Faruk, to behave as interim chairman of the AGM.

The reconstituted board, whose members have been described by monetary consultants as professionals, are set to reposition the financial institution and take it to larger heights.

Since Might 2021, beneath the management of Risikatu Ladi Ahmed, the financial institution has witnessed  a constructive flip round in its fortunes by means of aggressive mortgage restoration drive and implementation of latest marketing strategy to revitalise and produce the financial institution again to the trail of progress and profitability.

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The assembly obtained, accepted and adopted the corporate’s audited accounts for the years ended thirty first December 2013 and thirty first December, 2014.

ASO  Financial savings & Loans Plc shareholders are optimistic that the financial institution is on the trail of transformational change and a number one mortgage energy home within the provision of housing options within the nation.

Former member of the Home of Represebtives, representing Kaltungo and Shangom federal constituency, Hon. Binta, has congratulated the MD for a profitable AGM and suggested her to proceed mentoring younger feminine bankers to emulate to excel within the monetary sector.