NIGERIA’S FIRST BANK’S ONLINE REAL TIME LOCATIONS HIT 130
Nigeria’s First Bank has added another 20 real-time locations. This brings to 130 the number of the bank’s branches and locations linked together online, in real time. The bank claims it is the largest online, real time network in the West African financial market.
With the system, powered by the Financial Banking application software, customers can conduct banking transactions from any of the branches that are online, real time, thus reducing the risk and burden of carrying cash in transit. The 20 new sites, 12 of them full branches and eight agencies, were added in the last 90 day.
The 12 branches are: in Lagos - Murtala Muhammed Way, Isolo, Alausa, Surulere and Matori. Others are in Bodija and Apata in Ibadan, Oyo State; Osha-Owerri Road, Onitsha, in Anambra State; Uselu, Upper Sakponba, both in Benin City, Edo State; Wuse in Abuja and Rumukurishi in Port-Harcourt, Rivers state. The eight agencies include; PZ; Western Union Transfer Centre in Benin; NAHCO, FBN Merchant Bankers, Molony Street, Sura Market, AP Ijora in Lagos and Abubakar Rimi in Kano.