By Providence Obuh
In a bid to encourage its customers and improve the deposit base of the bank, Afribank Nigeria Plc has unveiled a promotion package to reward its existing and new customers.
Chairman of the bank, Mr. Osa Osunde, who spoke during the official launch of the bank’s promotion which commenced from October 15th to January 30th 2011 tagged “Afribank savers’ promo”, said he has no doubt that the Executive Management and all staff of Afribank will give the Savers’ Promo the best of attention.
However, Osunde disclosed that this promotion is aimed at growing the deposits of the bank and in the process reward both existing and new customers for their patronage.
Osunde said “Our expectations from this project are many, and we are very hopeful we will succeed by the special grace of God” promising that the bank is in the market not only to offer excellent services and meet their banking needs, but also to reward them for their loyalty.
He expressed gratitude, noting that he considers it a privilege and honour to preside over the Board of this Bank, at the moment when the banking public is being presented with this unique opportunity.
According to him is a demonstration and product of team work, a shared vision and passion between the Executive Management and the Board of the Bank in an effort to grow the bank, noting that the Management was faced with a lot of challenges and hurdles from regulatory and supervisory authorities in packaging the campaign, however he promised that the Board of the bank will continue to support the good initiatives of the management.
In the same vein the Group Managing Director Nebolisa Arah revealed that the banks decision to encourage as well as reward the customers is based on the premise that they have consistently supported the bank, “it is time for us to reciprocate to the goodwill we have enjoyed from them as Afribank has achieved significant success in recent time with the restoration of stakeholders confidence and return to profitability”.
Arah said the Savers’ Promo is a National promo that will give participants exciting experience as every participant is a winner from the moment of picking up the deposit slip to open a savings account with as little as N5, 000.00 or topping up the account with same amount and subsequently maintaining a minimum of N25, 000.00 for 30 days within the promo period.