Thursday August 27 2020
By Rita Uzuh
TAJBank, Nigeria’s most innovative Non-Interest Bank, has announced the launch of its 4th (fourth) branch in Sokoto State recently.
The launch which held at the TAJBank office in Sokoto State had several dignitaries present from across the country including the special guest of honour, His Excellency Governir of Sokoto, Rt Hon Aminu Waziri Tambuwal CFR (Matawallin Sokoto) who commissioned the new branch.
In his opening remarks, the Governor commended TAJBank for its innovative strides and enjoined the bank to live up to its mission to provide superior banking products and services to the peoples. He also noted the enormous benefits of non-interest banking and assured the institution of the government’s continued support.
The Chairman TAJBank, Alhaji Tanko Isiaku Gwamna, acknowledged the efforts of the Sokoto State government in initiating an investment into the fourth branch even while it was still a project and emphasised this singular act a strong catalyst to the eventual realisation of the new branch in Sokoto.
He also emphasised some of its key focus points in the state as namely agricultural development and the significant enhancement of financial inclusion within underserved communities in the state.
Governor Tambuwal, while taking a tour of the facility, also opened the first TAJBank account.
Recently, the bank also launched two platforms: its Agency banking network-TAJXpress and Nigeria’s 1st (first) ethical e-commerce site, TAJMall. The network spans states within the North West and North East areas of the country.