FirstBank Hits 27,000 Banking Agents, Deepens Financial Inclusion

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First Bank of Nigeria Limited has announced that it now has over 27,000 agents on its Firstmonie network.

This feat, according to a statement from the bank yesterday, reinforces its steering role at promoting financial inclusion in the country.

The over 27,000 Firstmonie agents are present in almost all Local Government Areas across the country, it explained.

In line with the financial inclusion objectives of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to bring financial services closer to Nigerians, Firstmonie Agent Network is a channel designed by the bank to solve the challenge of access to financial services. Firstmonie agents are empowered with secured digital channels to provide basic financial services such as account opening, cash-in, cash-out, funds transfer, airtime top-up, and bill payments to customers across the country.

“FirstBank, through this Financial Inclusion drive, is making very impressive impact on job creation, women and youth…



Source: Thisday Newspaper