LOTUS bank commences operations in new locations
With the simultaneous opening of three new locations, LOTUS Bank Limited now has a physical presence in four locations in Lagos.
The newest and third non-interest bank (NIB) in the country, LOTUS Bank obtained its regional licence from the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) in May as a commercial bank.
The bank commenced operations from its flagship branch in Victoria Island on July 7, 2021, with a strong digital orientation. The new physical locations are to complement the bank’s digital capabilities in serving its growing customer base.
LOTUS Bank’s new outlets are located at Idumagbo, Allen Avenue and Oshodi Transport Interchange. The Oshodi outlet is a purpose-built digital service centre designed to offer customers an exciting banking experience.
Poised to have its customers experience banking with ease, LOTUS Bank launches with digital offerings, which enable customers to open accounts online on its website and transact via USSD banking. This is in addition to the issuance of free debit cards to account holders and zero-account maintenance charge.
Speaking about the bank’s offerings, the Managing Director, Kafilat Araoye, said: “With evolving digital solutions and a millennial generation coming into centre-stage, LOTUS Bank is bringing onboard innovative and comprehensive non-interest compliant financial solutions in investment banking, consumer banking, asset management, private banking, and wealth management.
“At LOTUS Bank, we believe in fairness to all parties in every business transaction. This is a requirement for building a strong economy. Everyone can thrive where fairness prevails. Non-interest banking stands for equity and ethics in business, as well as growth for the real sector.
“Financial Inclusion is also a strong motive for setting up LOTUS Bank.
The concept of financial inclusion targeting the unbanked and underbanked population cannot remain just a concept but must be seen as an actual necessity for the nation’s economic growth.”
With a growth strategy focused on continuously evolving by providing endearing financial products, innovative