Ecobank Nigeria says it is committed to boosting the Central Bank of Nigeria’s financial inclusion programme. As a result, the bank said it had allotted over N10m cash prizes for prospective winners in its new deposit promo titled “Giant prize give away” According to a statement by the bank, the promo will run from September to February next year and it is meant for current and savings account holders.
The statement quoted the Deputy Managing Director, Ecobank Nigeria, Mr. Tony Okpanachi, as saying that the lender had decided to run the second edition of the promo because of the success it recorded in the previous edition. He noted that feedback from customers was positive, reiterating that the promo was also the bank’s contribution to the financial inclusion strategy of the CBN.
He said, “This is one of the several ways to reward our loyal customers even as we offer them the best of banking services. It is also to encourage savings culture in the country. Ecobank remains the best platform to provide economic empowerment to our people across Africa.” Okpanachi explained that to ensure many customers benefitted from the various prizes, the promo had been segmented into two categories