About Heirs Life

We are a team of professionals who believe that there is a simpler and better way to do insurance.

What we do

Heirs Life Assurance Limited (HLA) is a specialist life insurance company. We challenge traditional insurance with 21st-century digital tools and technology, to provide simple, quick, reliable, and accessible financial security plans to individuals and businesses.

Heirs Life provides plans that secures futures, finances, families, children’s education, businesses and more. Our range of products ensure that at every stage, everyone can live life to the fullest. 

Heirs Life has a paid-up share capital of N8billion, Heirs Life’s product offerings comprise insurance-backed savings plans and life insurance security for individuals, families, children’s education, debtors, creditors, entrepreneurs, and employees.

The company is backed by top-notch Reinsurers to provide second-layer security for its clients’ insurance portfolios. Heirs Life Assurance is a subsidiary of Heirs Holdings, a pan-African investment group with presence in 24 countries across 4 continents.

  • Our Purpose
  • Our Approach
  • Our Core Values - The 3 Es
Committed to Improving Lives and transforming Nigeria

We are Africapitalists at heart and in deed. We believe that the private sector must play the lead role in the economic transformation of Nigeria. As insurers, we live this philosophy by driving financial inclusion across all levels and providing financial security, even before it is needed.

Insurance, Made Simple

Our mission is to make insurance accessible to everyone. We believe that by making insurance easy to understand and creating relevant plans to match a variety of needs, we empower people to dream and pursue their ambition, without fear.

Smart Protection, Made Just for You

Nobody can predict the future. We all wish we could, so we can live the way we really want to. With Heirs Life, we take on the risks so you can get on with your life. We go a step further by analysing trends and offering timely life-enhancing information, to put you in control.


As part of the Heirs Holdings group, we share a collective belief in competence and character. We pride ourselves in the core values of Enterprise, Excellence, and Execution

1.Execution:We are doers; we ensure the timely completion of all projects.
2.Excellence:We are diligent and responsive; we deliver stellar performance consistently.
3.Enterprise:We are accountable and committed to driving measurable results.

Board Members

Tony O. Elumelu CFR


Dan Okeke

Vice Chairman

Niyi Onifade

Managing Director/CEO

Maryam Sani

Independent Non-Executive Director

Emmanuel Nnorom

Non-Executive Director

Chiugo Ndubisi

Non-Executive Director

Adesimbo Ukiri

Non-Executive Director

Suleyman Ndanusa

Non-Executive Director

Mohammed Bello

Non-Executive Director

We’re human, above all else

At Heirs Insurance Group, you are our priority. Our team of experts are committed to guiding and supporting you every step of the way.

We’re here to help

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Heirs Towers, 107b, Ajose Adeogun Street, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria