Access Bank has launched a new branch with state-of-the-art facilities at the University of Ibadan, Ibadan, the Oyo State capital.
Speaking at the launch which is located at the university campus, the Deputy Managing Director, Retail South, Access Bank Plc, Chizoma Okoli, said the choice of the university is part of the bank’s plan to reach young people with its robust financial products and services.
“We in Access Bank are very passionate about the youths. University of Ibadan is one of the campuses that we believe that we can create impact among the youths. For us, it is all about sustainability, creating impact in the community and being part of the overall economic movement of Nigeria.
“UI is one of the campuses we have targeted and we will be in all the campuses as time goes on. We are very excited about this journey. We want the youths to understand that it is important to be part of the growth of their community’’, Okoli said.
The Deputy Managing Director, North, Access Bank, Victor Etuokwu, an alumnus of the university, enthused about the outcome of the journey to the establishment of the branch, which started in 2017.
Etuokwu urged students and other members of th university community to leverage the wide range of products and services offered at the bank branch to enhance their academic and entrepreneurial journey.