Cooperative Mortgage Bank (CMB) has introduced a new-sleek and unique Agency Banking system called “Coop One-Stop”. This is in furtherance of its commitment to bringing banking closer to the populace for efficiency and transparency – the management said.
According to a statement signed by
Mrs Olufunmilayo Afolabi, Head of Communications and Public Relations, Cooperative Mortgage Bank on Tuesday and made available to THE PARADISE, the innovation will ease the way customers bank.
“The initiative is designed to allow agents who would be physically present in Cooperative Society Offices, local governments, universities, markets, villages and small communities to provide regular banking services and perform other functions which encompass National Social Housing Savings Scheme, Cooperative Save for Shelter and Thrift Savings (Ajọ)”.
Also, Mrs Stella Abu, the Head of Agency Banking explained that Agency Banking has grown over the years since it was first initiated in Brazil in 1999 due to its versatility, a method CMB is currently adopting to make banking easier for all.
She revealed that Coop One-Stop project will provide employment for Nigerians who are willing to take banking to their neighbourhoods and make a huge profit.
While calling on interested Nigerians to embrace the opportunity, Mrs Abu disclosed that “Agents will benefit from adequate training and provision of necessary facilities specially designed for the project”.
Kabir Tukur, Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of CMB, however, assured both existing and potential customers of exceptional service delivery and commitment to satisfaction.
He urged cooperators, who are the main beneficiaries of the Coop One-Stop Agency Banking initiative, and Nigerians in general to key into the project for maximum benefits.
Established in 1994, Cooperative Mortgage Bank’s twin objectives are the provision of affordable and durable houses to the populace and the provision of structured mortgage for ease of homeownership.
As an award-winning financial institution with over 13 contact centres across the nation, CMB is licensed and regulated by the Central Bank of Nigeria and the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, insured by the Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation, and accredited by the Federal Department of Cooperatives as a cooperators’ bank.
Coop One-Stop Contact
Phone: 09053994506 or 070026226564
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