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Chams celebrates 32 years of championing innovative solutions for public, private sectors

December 5th, 2017|Comments Off on Chams celebrates 32 years of championing innovative solutions for public, private sectors

Nigeria’s leading identity management and solutions provider, Chams Plc celebrates over three decades of championing innovative technology and business intelligent solutions for businesses in Africa and the world at large. Chams is the first home-grown company to be listed in the Guinness world Book of Records for setting up the […]

Non-availability of data has made governance difficult in this part of the globe —Chams boss

November 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Non-availability of data has made governance difficult in this part of the globe —Chams boss

Group Managing Director, Chams Plc, Mr. Femi Williams, in this interview with Akin Adewakun, shares some of the company’s exploits in the past few years, including its recently launched biometric identity card, while insisting that governance in Nigeria would have been less tasking if necessary data and statistics had been […]

Our problems will persist until we find enduring solutions to identity – CHAMS GMD

November 15th, 2017|Comments Off on Our problems will persist until we find enduring solutions to identity – CHAMS GMD

Chams Plc, one of Nigeria’s leading companies has evolved over the last 3 decades from computer and hardware maintenance to the provision of enterprise technology solutions in identity management and identity transaction systems for the public and private sectors.

Recently, it facilitated the identification process for the government of the state […]

KINGS COLLEGE OLD BOYS ASSOCIATION ( KCOBA) DEPLOYS CHAMS MEMBERSHIP MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

February 2nd, 2016|Comments Off on KINGS COLLEGE OLD BOYS ASSOCIATION ( KCOBA) DEPLOYS CHAMS MEMBERSHIP MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

In its quest to achieve optimal member engagement and management, the prestigious and most famous post primary Alumni Association, Kings College Old Boys Association (KCOBA) has signed on to the Chams membership management system(CMMS).

The CMMS is designed to automate member related processes from Registration, Member identification, Member Communication, Event and […]

ANAMBRA STATE PARTNERS CHAMS PLC FOR ITS TRANSPORT SYSTEM REFORMS

January 26th, 2016|Comments Off on ANAMBRA STATE PARTNERS CHAMS PLC FOR ITS TRANSPORT SYSTEM REFORMS

Against the back drop of the challenges that has hindered the development of the transport sector in one of Nigeria’s commercial hub, the administration of Governor Willie Obiano has taken the bold step of transforming and repositioning the Anambra state Transport sector for better service, improved access and optimal results […]

BOARD APPOINTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT – Akabueze, Bukar and Ibidapo-Obe joins the Chams PLC Board

January 26th, 2016|Comments Off on BOARD APPOINTMENT ANNOUNCEMENT – Akabueze, Bukar and Ibidapo-Obe joins the Chams PLC Board

The Board of Directors of Chams Plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Kyari Abba Bukar, Prof Oye Ibidapo-Obe and Mr. Ben Ifeanyi Akabueze as non-executive directors of the company subject to ratification by members at the next Annual General Meeting (AGM). Their appointment came on the heels […]

We have our eyes on the London Stock Exchange in Chams – MD

January 10th, 2016|Comments Off on We have our eyes on the London Stock Exchange in Chams – MD

Managing Director of Chams Plc, Mr. Olufemi Williams, in this interview, talks about the journey of the information technology firm in the last 30 years, the state of the Nigerian economy, and his plans for the company as he takes over as the new helmsman. Excerpts:

Nigeria recently had a changeover […]

ChamsMobile partners Skye Bank on Virtual Visa Card In Nigeria

February 11th, 2015|0 Comments

Gavin Young, deputy managing director, ChamsMobile, said that he was excited to partner with Skye Bank on the new virtual payment solution, which was developed with the company’s international joint venture partners Bancore and Global Technology Partners (GTP).

According to Young, with the Virtual Visa Card offering on mobile phones, millions of Nigerians will have access to payments and make purchases, along with a range of other services, by using a Visa card from their phone & other electronic devices, with the benefit of access to the global digital economy.

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Chams CEO Demola Aladekomo To Retire In September

February 10th, 2015|0 Comments

L-R: Olufemi Williams, DMD Chams Plc, Ltd, Oscar Onyema, MD Nigeria Stock Exchange, Demola Aladekomo, MD Chams Plc and Luqman Balogun, MD CardCentre Nigeria

L-R: Olufemi Williams, DMD Chams Plc, Oscar Onyema, MD Nigerian Stock Exchange, Demola Aladekomo, MD, Chams Plc and Luqman Balogun, MD CardCentre Nigeria Ltd

Chams Plc has announced the retirement of the company’s Group Managing Director and CEO, Demola Aladekomo, starting an orderly leadership transition over the next seven months. Aladekomo’s decision to retire will bring to a close a remarkable career of nearly 30 years of continuous service to the company and its stockholders by September 28, 2015.

“Demola Aladekomo has been a very strong leader, the only Group Managing Director and CEO in the company’s great and nearly 30-year history, and one who has managed the company through challenging times and market transitions. The board is grateful for his innumerable contributions to the company and his distinguished tenure as CEO over the last 29 years,” said Ayo Richards, chairman of the board.

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Chams appoints Awosika as Director, names new CFO

January 21st, 2015|0 Comments

Leading technology firm, Chams Plc has announced the appointmentof Dr. JosephineAwosika (MFR) to its Board of Directors. The company also named Mrs Christianah Olaniyan as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

Dr Mrs. Derin Awosika

Dr Mrs. Derin Awosika

Dr. Awosika, who also serves on the board of AccessBank Plc and Capital Insurance Nigeria Limited as non-executive director, is a technocrat with extensive and meritorious public and private sector experience. She is expected to bring her wealth of experience at executive and boardroom levels in technology, power and banking sectors to bear on the business of Chams Plc.

Dr. Awosika was the pioneer the National Coordinator/Chief Executive of the National Programme on Immunization; Director(Parastatals) in the Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation;Director (Department of Community Relations & Youth Development) in the Ministry of Niger Delta Affairs; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Interior;Permanent Secretary, Career Management Office, in the Office of the Head of the Civil Service of the Federation; and Permanent Secretary, Federal Ministry of Science & Technology. She retired from the Federal Civil service as the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Power in January 2013.

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