Unity Bank MD, Semenitari, bags 'Banker of the Year 2014'

By The Citizen

The Managing Director/CEO, Unity Bank plc, Mr. Henry James Semenitari, has been awarded 'Banker of the Year 2014' by the Leadership Newspaper Group, in its 2014 Annual Leadership Awards. The Leadership Annual Awards recognizes achievers in Industries such as Banking, Business, Politics and Government, Entertainment and Sports.

Semebitari earned the award in recognition of the giant strides he has taken in repositioning Unity Bank in the short period following his assumption to office in January 2014, which has put the Bank on the path of steady growth and operational efficiency.

Other awardees include:
Chief Olusegun Obasanjo – Person of the year 2014, Alhaji Kashim Shetima- Governor of the year 2014, Alhaji Tanko Al- makura – Politician of the year 2014, Adewale Jubril Tinibu – Business Person of the year, Gimba Ya’u Kumo- Public Officer of the year 2014, Benedict Peters- CEO of the year 2014,  Ali Nuhu - Artiste of the year 2014 and Asisat Oshoala - Sports Person of the year 2014 respectively.