Full list of Nigerian Banks USSD codes, the importance of mobile banking and how to do it.
FinanceNaija report shows that many people in Nigeria, African embraced USSD mobile banking than internet banking. Nigerian Banks are now focusing more on phone transaction just to make easy and flexible for their users.
Therefore, one of the functions of commercial banks is to serve their customers in the best and convenient ways.
Everybody don’t have access to the Internet but everybody have access to USSD phone banking at anywhere with any phone. Gone are the days when you will need to visit bank for every transaction, that’s the advantages of mobile banking and internet banking with app.
You don’t need to go to your bank and request for the details anymore, below are everything you need to do your transaction on any phone.
First Bank Of Nigeria
First Bank is one of the best bank with the highest number of customers in Nigeria. The First Bank Nigeria mobile banking or First bank self service make transactions very easy for their customers. Their mobile transaction code is *894#.
Access Bank is one of the best Nigerian Banks that will continue to fight for the top list of commercial banks in Nigeria with their services and branches. The Access Bank always fall among the good types of commercial banks. Their mobile banking code is very simple to use and very fast. The USSD code is *901#
Guarantee Trust Bank, GTBank
Central Bank of Nigeria itself knows the worth of GTBank in the country as the bank with the highest number of customers in Nigeria.
Guarantee Trust Bank also run one of the best mobile banking apps. I believe their customers knows much about the advantages of mobile banking. GTBank phone transaction code is *737#.
Fidelity Bank Nigeria
Fidelity Bank PLC is one of the banks in Nigeria that follows the normal functions of commercial banks. The Fidelity Bank grew from a marginal player into a stable, respectable and reliable banking institution.
The Fidelity Bank mobile transaction code is *770#.
United Bank For Africa, UBA Bank
UBA Bank of Nigeria really knows the features and importance of mobile banking with their clean apps for Android. UBA phone banking USSD code is *919#.
Stanbic IBTC Bank
Stanbic IBTC bank as a member of an authorized financial services and registered credit provider, the Standard Bank Group.
The Stanbic IBTC bank phone banking code is *909#.
Check out the full list of Nigerian Banks USSD codes for mobile banking
- First Bank of Nigeria – *894#
- Access Bank – *901#
- GTBank – *737#
- Fidelity Bank – *770#
- UBA Bank – *919#
- Stanbic IBTC – *909#
- Zenith Bank – *966#
- Ecobank – *326#
- Polaris – *833#
- Jaiz bank – *389*301#
- Sterling bank – *822#
- Heritage – *322*00#
- Keystone bank – *7111#
- Union Bank – *826#
- Wema bank – *945#
- Unity bank – *7799#
- First City Monument bank (FCMB) – *389*214#
How to use Phone USSD codes for bank transactions
If you are using the code for the first time for bank transaction, you will need to make a simple registration for easy access.
You will need to create your own PIN code and some banks in Nigeria may request for last four digits of debit card or ATM card. Just get the code of your bank above and dial it on phone, enter the last 4 digital of card (if requested) then create your 4 digits PIN code. That’s all and you are free to go.
I believe nobody like queuing at the bank, it irritates a lot and almost all banks in Nigeria are trying to reduce the crowd at the bank to the very little with the charges on any transactions you skip to do on app or USSD.
If you have any question or any addition to the above list of Nigerian Banks with their USSD codes for mobile banking. Use the comment box below to talk to us.
Ahmmed Adekunle Aleem well known as SIR 3PU (Sir Triple) is a Personal Finance and Music Blogger. He’s a Content Editor at Wiseloaded.com & Financenaija.com.
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