EHIME ALEX, Lagos
Zenith Bank Plc, Nigeria’s leading financial institution, has introduced a new product called Z-Woman to promote and empower female business owners.
According to a statement from the bank’s corporate communications department by Ayoola Kusimo, Z-Woman product allow the account holders stand a chance of enjoying loans of up to N10 million at a single-digit interest rate.
It provide other benefits as free digital skills training, and free exhibition stands at Zenith Bank events and also will help Z-Woman grow their businesses and increase sales.
The Group Managing Director/ Chief Executive of Zenith Bank, Mr Ebenezer Onyeagwu, while remarking on the product stated that Z-Woman offers women the opportunity to enjoy a partnership with the Zenith Bank brand as the name implies.
He said that the Z-Woman account is designed to address the unique needs of women-owned businesses and offer them unmatched services that empower them to achieve more.
Zenith Bank Plc is recognized as one of the most innovative financial institutions in Nigeria and was voted the most customer-focused bank in Nigeria for the Retail and SME segments in the 2018 KPMG Annual Banking Industry Customer Satisfaction Survey (BICSS). Most recently, the bank won the Best Bank in Retail Banking and the Bank of the Year at the 2019 BusinessDay Banks and Other Financial Institutions (BOFI) Awards and was ranked as the Best Digital Bank in Nigeria 2019 by Agusto & Co.
The bank’s commitment to world-class service standards has led to several product innovations over the last couple of months including the “Zenith Timeless Account”, which allows Nigerians aged 55 years and above bank for free, the “Zenith Save4me”, a high-interest target savings account and “Dubai Visa Service” on the Zenith Internet Banking Platform, which offers convenient application and payment for visas to Dubai.