Zenith Bank Records N177 billion Profit for FY 2017:

Zenith Bank released its financial statements for the 12 months ended December 2017. Gross Earnings increased from ₦507 billion  in 2016 to ₦745 billion  in 2017. Profit before tax increased from ₦156 billion in 2016 to ₦203 billion in 2017. Profit after tax increased from ₦129 billion in 2016 to ₦177 billion in 2017. Earnings per share also increased from ₦4.12 in 2016 to ₦5.66 in 2017. The bank declared a final dividend of ₦2.45 per share, bringing total dividend declared to ₦2.70 for the year 2017.