HOW TO OPEN BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE IN NIGERIA

Do you know that you can now open a bank account from your comfort zone? Yes you can open a bank account without physically visiting the bank. This is super fast and convenient. 

bank account opening online

This makes banking stress free. Remember those days you have to queue just to open a bank account with the stress of “bring this document and bring that document” but now from your comfort zone just dial their USSD codes or visit their website or use their banking app.

We previously talked about the use of USSD code for money transfer and from here you can see that things are getting better.

How to open bank accounts online

This comprises of the following banks with their methods and how to go about it.

1 ACCESS BANK PLC

If you wish to open an account online with Access bank, you need to follow these steps. There are two ways to opening Access bank account without visiting the bank. They are as follows.

HOW TO OPEN ACCESS BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • First, open accessbankplc.com in your browser.
  • Click Open New Account.
  • Fill the form, select your preferred account type and click submit.

HOW TO OPEN ACCESS BANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • Dial *901#.
  • Select 1.
  • Follow the screen command prompt and complete your registration.

As a matter of convenience, both USSD and internet account opening are safe.

ACCESS BANK ONLINE ACCOUNT REQUIREMENTS

  1. The newly online created account.
  2. 2 passport photographs.
  3. Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  4. Proof of identity (Int. Passport, National ID Card, Driver’s License, etc.).
  5. Proof of residential address.
  6. Biometric (by the bank).
  7. BVN (Bank Verification Number).
  8. The opening balance is as stated in the specific account feature.

2 CITIBANK NIGERIA LIMITED

IF you choose to open an account with citibank online, it can be done either by internet or USSD.

HOW TO OPEN CITIBANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  1. You can visit citibank.com. Although, you’ll be automatically redirected to online.citi.com/us/login.
  2. At the top of the page, click Open an Account.
  3. Enter the Zip Code or Postal Code of your address (This has been listed for all state in Nigeria).
  4. Click Select Type of Account and pick the account you prefer.
  5. Various account packages will appear below. Now, click Apply Now for the package you prefer.
  6. Choose your banking option and hit Proceed.
  7. The new page will require your Details including Select Nigeria and click Continue.
  8. The next 5 screens contain vital information of yours to provide.
  9. Follow the screen command prompt, complete the forms and your account will be ready.
  10. If there be a need for identity verification, CitiBank will contact you to do so.

Note: CitiBank does not yet support USSD transactions as at time of posting this.

3 DIAMOND BANK PLC

This has been merged with Access bank and you may find on your result Access (Diamond)

HOW TO OPEN DIAMOND BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • From a web browser, visit diamond.bank/open-an-account.
  • Fill out the form correctly on the webpage.
  • If you wish, add ‘comment’ to the online registration form.
  • When done, click Submit 

You’ve successfully created your Diamond bank account online.

HOW TO CREATE DIAMOND BANK ACCOUNT USING USSD

  • Simply dial *426# from your phone.
  • Select 1.
  • Select Open an Account with BVN.
  • Enter your BVN and follow the screen prompt to complete registration with USSD.

DIAMOND ACCOUNT AUTHENTICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Source of identification (National ID card, passport, driver’s license, etc.).
  • Utility bill (for address verification)
  • A completed account online (the one you just created).
  • The opening balance is as stated in the specific account feature.
  • BVN (to be registered by the bank if you don’t have).

4 ECOBANK NIGERIA PLC

Ecobank is a Pan-African bank that is tested and trusted. The steps are as follows.

How to Open ECOBANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • You need visit their site ecobank.com/commercial-banking/open-account.
  • Download the Account Opening PDF form.
  • You need print out the form in colored format.
  • Correctly complete the form with your BVN.
  • If you have no BVN, don’t worry, the bank will do it for you.
  • Take the completed form to the nearest Ecobank branch for submission.

HOW TO OPEN ECOBANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD.

  • Just dial *326# from your phone.
  • Select 1 to open Xpress Account or 3 to open Xpress Save
  • Proceed registration with your BVN.
  • Follow the screen command prompt. Upon completion you’ll be sent a text message for confirmation.

REQUIREMENTS TO COMPLETE ECOBANK ACCOUNT REGISTRATION

  • A duly completed Ecobank online account application form (for internet users).
  • BVN (will be done at the bank if you don’t have).
  • Source of identification (ID card, driver’s license, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • Biometric capturing.
  • The opening balance is as stated in the specific account feature.

5 FIDELITY BANK PLC

If you sole wish to open a bank account online with Fidelity bank, follow the steps below

To use the USSD method, dial *770#.

How to open FIDELITY BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Open www.fidelitybank.ng/
  • Click Open New Account.
  • One the new webpage, enter your BVN and click continue.
  • If you don’t have BVN, click “I Don’t Have BVN” fill and submit the form.
  • Complete the form and submit then print it out.
  • After finalizing Fidelity bank account creation, revisit www.fidelitybank.ng/.
  • Scroll down and click Upload Signature and Passport. Make sure that you scan or snap the passport and signature clearly or they will be rejected.
  • Proceed to the nearest Fidelity Bank branch.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING FIDELITY BANK ACCOUNT

  • A duly completed Fidelity online account application form (for internet users).
  • BVN (will be done at the bank if you don’t have).
  • Source of identification (ID card, driver’s license, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • 1 passport photograph.
  • Biometric capturing
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.
  • It’s recommended to proceed to the bank for passport photograph and signature upload.

Note: Fidelity bank does not allow the use of USSD *770# for account opening. You can only use *770# after successfully receiving an account number.

6 FIRST BANK NIGERIA LIMITED

First Bank is one of the oldest and reliable banks in Nigeria.

HOW TO OPEN FIRST BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Open https://www.firstbanknigeria.com/personal-banking/accounts/forms/ in your browser.
  • Download and fill the form.
  • Enter your BVN and click Proceed.
  • Follow the screen command prompt and complete registration.

If you don’t have BVN, not to worry as there is another way to it.

  • Navigate and click Register without BVN.
  • Enter your phone number and click Generate OTP.
  • An OTP message will be sent to you. Input the OTP sent by First bank.
  • Click proceed and you’ll be presented a form to fill.
  • Follow the screen command prompt and complete registration.
  • Proceed to the bank for BVN registration and to authenticate your bank account for transactions.

HOW TO OPEN FIRST BANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD CODE

  • With your phone, dial *894#.
  • Select to open an account.
  • Select 1 if you have BVN.
  • Select 2 if you don’t have BVN.
  • Complete your registration and await SMS confirmation.
  • Get ready to visit the nearest First bank branch to authenticate the bank account.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING FIRST BANK ACCOUNT

  • A duly completed account opening form.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.
  • Means of Identification (ID card, driver’s license, etc.).
  • Biometric capturing (by the bank).
  • 1 passport photograph.

7 FIRST CITY MONUMENT BANK PLC

To open FCMB account online, you can follow the steps below.

HOW TO OPEN FCMB ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Get your Scanned Passport and Scanned Signature ready (alternatively, you can snap with a good camera).
  • Visit https://onlineaccount.fcmb.com.
  • Click Open a Personal Account if you’re an individual.
  • Click Open a Business Account for corporate matters.
  • Click Get Started.
  • Fill the form before you, Tick Terms and Conditions and click Continue. If you don’t have BVN, skip the option.
  • Confirm other options and print out the form (coloured printout).

HOW TO OPEN FCMB ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • With your phone, dial *329#.
  • Provide your details in the screen prompts.
  • Confirm with the OTP sent to your phone and you’re done.

You can go to the nearest branch to you to authenticate your account.

REQUIREMENTS TO OPEN FCMB ACCOUNT

  • A completed FCMB account opening form.
  • Proof of Identification (Int. passport, Driver’s license, national ID card, etc.).
  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.
  • Biometric (bank will do that).

8 GLOBUS BANK LIMITED

This is a digital licensed bank that provides digital banking platforms.

HOW TO OPEN GLOBUS BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • From your browser (chrome, firefox and so on), visit www.globusbank.com.
  • At the top left of the webpage, Click the Menu button.
  • Where you have Personal Banking, click it.
  • Click Account.
  • A list of bank accounts such as Globus Kiddies Account, GlobusSenior Account, etc will be displayed. If you need a Savings Account, for instance, click Globus Savings Account.
  • On the new page, read the features of the account, scroll down and click Download Form.
  • Print out the form with a coloured printer and fill it correctly.
  • Now, you’ll have to take it to any Globus Bank branch around you for activation.

HOW TO OPEN GLOBUS BANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • With your phone, dial *989#.
  • Select 1.
  • Enter the required details and confirm registration.
  • You’ll need the details for account activation when you arrive at any of the bank branches.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING GLOBUS BANK ACCOUNT

  • A valid proof of identity (National ID card, driver’s license, int. passport, etc.).
  • BVN (if you don’t have, Globus bank will make one for you).
  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.
  • Biometric (the bank’s duty).

9 GUARANTEE TRUST BANK PLC

Not surprising as they have won the heart and love of all in Nigeria. Trusted and reliable. You can easily open account with them online by internet or ussd.

HOW TO OPEN GTBANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit gtbank.com.
  • Click the Menu option at the top left of the webpage.
  • Click either Personal Account (individual) or Business Account (corporate).
  • In this guide, we are selecting Personal Account.
  • Click Account
  • Click Savings and Investment Accounts.
  • You’ll find GTSafeGT TargetGTCrea8Smart Kids, etc.
  • Go through all of these accounts and read their features.
  • When you’re certain click the preferred account, scroll down and click Open a GT__ Account.
  • Click Open a Personal Account Now!
  • Supply the details required by the Account Opening Web Engine.
  • You can skip the BVN option if you don’t have any.
  • After successfully filling the form, make a printout copy.

HOW TO OPEN GTBANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD

This is how you open GTBank account with your phone without going online.

  • Dial *737#.
  • Select 11 for the next popup.
  • Select 1 to open a new account.
  • Supply your details and you’ll be sent your account number (10 digits) as a text message.

REQUIREMENTS TO COMPLETE ACCOUNT REGISTRATION WITH GTBANK

  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Proof of ID (national ID, driver’s license, int. passport, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you have. If you don’t, GTBank will make you one).
  • Biometric (the bank will do that).
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.

10 HERITAGE BANK

Heritage bank lovers can easily open an account with them via the methods below.

Heritage Bank USSD code is *322# but does not use it for account opening but other banking activities can be done with this

HOW TO OPEN HERITAGE BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • With a web browser, go to hbng.com
  • Scroll to Download Forms and click the ‘Open Account’’ under it.
  • On the new webpage, you’ll find the Current Account Form, Savings Account Form, Corporate Account Form, etc.
  • If you need a savings account, click Savings Account Form.
  • Print out the form online.
  • Fill the form correctly and provide all the required details.
  • Take it to the nearest Heritage Bank branch at convenience.

REQUIREMENTS TO OPEN HERITAGE BANK ACCOUNT

  • Proof of ID (Int. passport, driver’s license, national ID, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not later than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you have none).
  • 2 recent passport-sized photographs.

11 KEYSTONE BANK LIMITED

If you wish to open an account online with keystone just follow the procedure.

WHAT IS KEYSTONE BANK USSD CODE?

Keystone Bank USSD code is *7111#.

HOW TO OPEN KEYSTONE BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to www.keystonebankng.com/open-accountb.php.
  • Fill the form correctly and click Generate Account Number.
  • Proceed with the following instructions and get your printout.
  • Go to the nearest Keystone Bank branch for complete registration.

Ensure you upload a clearly scanned or snapped passport photograph.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING KEYSTONE BANK ACCOUNT IN NIGERIA

  • A recent passport-sized photograph (must be the same with what you uploaded during registration).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if don’t have, the bank will make you one).
  • Proof of identity (National ID, Int. passport, driver’s license, etc.).
  • Opening balance is as stated in the specific account you pick.
  • Biometric capturing by the bank

12 POLARIS BANK

Use to be known as SKYE Bank but now Polaris and is trusted and reliable.

HOW TO OPEN POLARIS BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to polarisbanklimited.com from your web browser.
  • Click on the Downloadable Forms.
  • A new page opens, click Account Related Forms and a dropdown menu will appear.
  • Select any of the accounts that interest you from the dropdown.
  • Download the Registration Form and fill it appropriately.
  • Print (coloured) it out and visit the closest Polaris bank branch.

Note: You can not open an account with USSD (*833#) but you can open an account with mobile app.

REQUIREMENTS TO OPEN POLARIS BANK ACCOUNT

  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • A recent passport-sized photograph (must be the same with what you uploaded during registration).
  • Proof of identity (National ID, Int. passport, driver’s license, etc.).
  • BVN (if don’t have, the bank will make you one).
  • The opening balance is as stated in the specific account feature.
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

13 PROVIDUS BANK LIMITED

If you wish to open an account with them anywhere you are, just follow the steps below.

HOW TO OPEN PROVIDUS BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit https://bankonline.providusbank.com.
  • Click Open an Account.
  • If you have BVN, select “Yes, I have BVN. If you don’t, select “Sorry, No BVN”.
  • Fill the form and click Continue.
  • Follow up further instructions and you’ll be notified with what to do.
  • Print (coloured) the form and go to any Providus Bank near you.

Note: A minimum of 100,000 Naira is required to open a Savings or Current account with Providus Bank.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING PROVIDUS BANK ACCOUNT

  • BVN (if don’t have, the bank will make you one).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • Proof of identity (National ID, Int. passport, driver’s license, etc.).
  • A recent passport-sized photograph (must be the same with what you uploaded during registration).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.
  • The opening balance is as stated in the specific account feature.

14 STANBIC IBTC BANK LTD

Thinking of opening an account with them online, follow these steps below.

HOW TO OPEN STANBIC IBTC ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to https://instantaccount.stanbicibtc.com:9663.
  • If you have BVN, select YES and if you do not have, Select NO.
  • Complete the form on the next page.
  • Complete the form with the code sent to you.
  • Print (coloured) the form and visit the nearest Stanbic IBTC branch to complete registration.

HOW TO OPEN STANBIC IBTC ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • Dial *909#.
  • Select 5 to open an account.
  • Select 1 for bank account.
  • Provide your BVN, if you have any.

Note: You can’t open an account via USSD without your BVN.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING STANBIC IBTC ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

15 STANDARD CHARTERED

You can comfortably open an account via online or ussd.

WHAT IS STANDARD CHARTERED USSD CODE?

Standard Chartered USSD code is *389*068#.

HOW TO OPEN STANDARD CHARTERED BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to sc.com/ng/personal/apply-online/.
  • Scroll down to see the various accounts offered by Standard Chartered bank.
  • In this guide, we’re using Regular Savings Account.
  • Click Apply Now for the account you prefer.
  • On the new page, provide your personal details and click Ok, Next.
  • Enter the OTP sent to your message inbox.
  • Follow up the instructions and the bank will notify you with the necessary info.
  • Print out the form and proceed to the nearest Standard Chartered bank.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING STANDARD CHARTERED BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • 5,000 Naira opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.
  • 1 recent passport photograph.

16 STERLING BANK PLC

You can open an account online with either internet or ussd code.

HOW TO OPEN STERLING BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to sterling.ng/support/open-account/.
  • Find your preferred account and click Apply.
  • Fill the form provided.
  • Click Verify Now to enter the code sent to your phone number.
  • Hit Click to Open an Account.
  • Follow the instructions or print the online form.
  • Visit the nearest for authentication.

HOW TO OPEN STERLING BANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • Dial *822#.
  • Select 7 to open an account.
  • Enter your BVN to proceed.
  • Provide further details and obtain your account number.

Note: You need a BVN to be able to open Sterling Bank account via USSD.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING STERLING BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • 1 recent passport photograph.
  • Biometric capturing.

17 SUNTRUST BANK NIGERIA LIMITED

This is a new generation bank that is doing well and if you wish to have an account with them online. Here you go

HOW TO OPEN SUNTRUST BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit https://digitalbanking.suntrustng.com/sun/openaccount.jsp.
  • Click the Menu button at the top right of the webpage.
  • Click OPEN AN INSTANT ACCOUNT.
  • Read and tick I accept the Terms and Conditions.
  • Enter your BVN and click Submit.
  • Supply other required details and print out the form.
  • Proceed to the nearest SunTrust bank for account authentication and biometric.

Note: To open an account with SunTrust Bank online, you need BVN. You will have to visit the bank directly.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING SUNTRUST BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • 1 Passport photograph.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

18 TITAN TRUST BANK

A new generational bank with standard that meets up with its counterparts in the country. TitanTrust Bank Bas no USSD code at the moment.

HOW TO OPEN TITAN TRUST BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Go to titantrustbank.com.
  • Click Personal Banking.
  • Pick any account of your choice and click on it.
  • Scroll down and click Get Started.
  • Select Account Type.
  • Input referral code, if any.
  • Enter your BVN and click Validate BVN.
  • Fill in your details appropriately and submit them.
  • Upload your passport photograph and signature (make or clear scan or snap with a good camera).
  • Choose the closest TitanTrust branch to you (Use Google Maps to identify the closest).
  • Request for Banking Card and input your correct address.
  • Confirm registration.
  • You may have to visit the bank for your biometric.

Note: You need BVN to open account online.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING TITAN TRUST BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • 1 passport photograph.
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

19 UNION BANK FOR AFRICA (UBA) PLC

A wonderful bank that can be found in more states and countries in Africa and some other parts of the world.

HOW TO OPEN UBA ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit ubagroup.com/open-a-uba-account-online.
  • Click Open Account.
  • Select Nigeria as country and click Submit.
  • Select Open with BVN, if you have BVN.
  • Select Open Without BVN, if you have no BVN.
  • Fill the form appropriately, upload your signature and click Submit.
  • Obtain your account number and proceed to the bank for authentication.

HOW TO OPEN UBA ACCOUNT VIA USSD

  • Dial *919#.
  • Select 8.
  • Select 6.
  • Select 3 to open an account.
  • Select Yes if you have BVN or select No if you don’t.
  • Provide the required details.
  • Enter the code sent to you.
  • Obtain your account number and visit the nearest bank for further authentication.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING UBA ACCOUNT IN NIGERIA

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • 2 passport photographs.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

20 UNION BANK OF NIGERIA PLC

Thinking of using a bank that is old and trusted with reliable service delivery, think Union bank… Big, strong and reliable.

Union Bank USSD code is *826# and i do nort think they have ussd banking yet.

HOW TO OPEN UNION BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit unionbankng.com/api.
  • Enter your BVN and Date of Birth (your DOB must correspond with what is on your BVN).
  • Click Continue.
  • Follow the instructions and obtain your account number.
  • Visit the nearest Union Bank branch for account authentication.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING UNION BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • 2 recent passport photographs.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

21 UNITY BANK PLC

You can open an account online via the following.

HOW TO OPEN UNITY BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit https://unity1.unitybankng.com.
  • Click Continue to proceed.
  • If you have BVN, click YES or click NO if you don’t.
  • Fill the form accordingly and click Submit.
  • An email containing your Account Number will be sent to the email address you provided.
  • Unity Bank will also provide further details on what to do.

HOW TO OPEN UNITY BANK ACCOUNT WITH USSD

  • Dial *7799#.
  • Select your preferred language.
  • Select No, you have no Unity account.
  • Enter your BVN and proceed.
  • Enter if you have no BVN.
  • Provide the required details and you’re done.
  • Verify the code sent to you and obtain your account number.
  • Proceed to the nearest Unity bank for authentication.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING UNITY BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • 1 passport photograph
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

Happy banking with Unity Bank.

23 WEMA BANK PLC

You can open an account easily via ussd code or internet banking within few minutes.

HOW TO OPEN WEMA BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit https://www.wemabank.com/resource-center/downloads/.
  • Pick and fill the form for the type of bank account you prefer and click Next.
  • Proceed to the bank for biometric capturing.

OPENING WEMA BANK ACCOUNT VIA USSD

  • Dial *945#.
  • Select 1 to open a bank account.
  • If you have BVN, select YES or select NO if you don’t.
  • Provide the required details and verify the code sent to you.
  • Proceed to the bank for authentication at your convenience.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING WEMA BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • 1 passport photographs.
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will fix it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

24 ZENITH BANK PLC

Now you can easily open an account with Zenith bank online unlike those days you need to queue for hours with your N 50,000 just to physically open an account with them. Now things have changed.

WHAT IS ZENITH BANK USSD CODE?

Zenith Bank USSD code is *966#.

HOW TO OPEN ZENITH BANK ACCOUNT ONLINE

  • Visit zenithbank.com/open-an-account-online/.
  • Select Other Accounts.
  • Fill the form with appropriate details.
  • Upload your passport photograph and signature.
  • Go back and click Submit.
  • Zenith Bank will issue further instructions to you via the registered email.
  • Get your account number and visit the nearest branch for authentication.

HOW TO OPEN ZENITH BANK ACCOUNT VIA USSD

  • Dial *966#.
  • Select 1 to open bank account.
  • Select 2 to open an account for yourself.
  • Select YES if you have BVN or NO if you don’t.
  • Supply the required details.
  • Verify the code sent to you.
  • Obtain your account number and visit the nearest Zenith Bank branch for authentication.

REQUIREMENTS FOR OPENING ZENITH BANK ACCOUNT

  • The online printed form (if you registered online).
  • Opening balance (differs depending on the account you choose).
  • Proof of ID (Driver’s license, national ID, int. passport, etc.).
  • Utility bill (not older than 3 months).
  • 2 passport photographs.
  • BVN (if you haven’t, the bank will help make it).
  • Biometric capturing by the bank.

Summing It Up

You can see that you can be in the remote part of Nigeria and calmly set up your bank account opening with ease. You can visit the bank later for submission of the required document at your leisure time. Things have evolved and ways of life are modernizing as people are looking for smart ways of doing things and getting results within the shortest possible time.

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