Financial Inclusion: FirstBank’s 86,000 banking agents process N9.6trn transactions

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Financial Inclusion: FirstBank’s 86,000 banking agents process N9.6trn transactions Runs largest agent banking network in 772 local governments   At present, there are over 86,000 banking agents across 772 out of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria, a demonstration of FirstBank’s commitment to deepening financial inclusion and ensuring the unbanked are adequately catered for. In an interview with the press, Adesola Adeduntan, FirstBank’s chief executive officer noted that over N9.6 trillion had been processed through the bank’s agent network. As he explained, FirstMonie agents have supported several government and…

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