Open bank accounts in Nigeria has not been so easy in the past because it requires a lot of stress and many documents to be able to have a single bank account in Nigeria. Today I will show you how to open some bank account in the comfort of your room and with peace of mind and get your account number in some minutes to some days in case of some banks.
In the era of mobile phones and internets a lot of banks if not all of them has adopted USSD codes to reduce the use of man power to the use of computer and with this, anybody can make a transaction from anywhere in the world without visiting the banking hall at all. So also they have now incorporated the use of the same USSD code to make new customers open a new account with their bank with ease.
How to Open GTBank account from home
To open a Gurantee Trust Bank account from home is as simple as ABC, all you need to do is just to type 7370# and then follow the on-screen information shown to you and in a few minutes you get your account ready and the activation may take 2 to 5 business days to get ready.
How to Open UBA account from home
United Bank of Africa (UBA) has been one of the cheapest banks in terms of the exchange rate of international money like dollars, pounds and euro, therefore for someone who is used to buying and selling of goods and services on the internet, then you may deem it fit to open an account with them without any problem. one of the benefits of their banking service is that they are available in almost everywhere we have banks. To open their account with a USSD code just dial *919# on your mobile phone and then follow the on-screen information and you are good to go.
An alternative way to open UBA account is to use their web service by going to their website https://www.ubagroup.com/countries/ng/aop and fill the account opening form and get your account ready in few minutes.
How to Open Access Bank account from home
To open Access bank account is also as simple as the former, all you just need is to visit www.accessbankplc.com/savetoday and then follow the information on the website and then get your bank account ready in some minutes.
How to Open FCMB account from home
First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has also joined the team of opening a bank account from anywhere you have the access to the use of internet and get your bank account ready in few days. During registration with them, they require you upload you Electricity bill, a passport photograph and scanned signature (You can use your mobile phone camera to scan all these files and upload while you are registering)
To open FCMB account then visit their website http://onlineaccount.fcmb.com and fill the information required.
All these accounts also qualify for an Automated Teller Machine (ATM card) and all operate as a real bank account, only that some banks put restrictions on the maximum transaction on the account until the owner upgrade the banking information by visiting the banking all.
NOTE: This information was generated from each banks website and enquiries, I am not liable for any misuse of the information but very sure they are genuine as at the time of posting this information to the public.