Zenith Bank Plc was awarded Commercial Bank in Nigeria at the World Finance Banking Awards 2021, according to the July issue of World Finance Magazine.
Mr Ebenezer Onyeagwu, group managing director/chief executive of Zenith Bank Plc, announced the award in a statement made available to journalists yesterday.
According to Onyeagwu, the award is based on a banks’ ability to adapt to a constantly evolving technological environment while maintaining top-tier customer relations and bolstering its financial footing amid upheaval.
Onyeagwu posited that the award reflects the resilience and ability to adapt to a very challenging macroeconomic environment exacerbated by the COVID-19 pandemic.
“As well as our commitment to creating value for our teeming customers through our best-in-class service and innovative products and solutions.
“This award comes in the wake of several awards and recognitions received by the bank in recent times for its track record of excellent performance and commitment to global best practices.
“Zenith Bank was voted as Bank of the Year (Nigeria) in The Banker’s Bank of the Year Awards 2020, Best Bank in Nigeria in the Global Finance World’s Best Banks Awards 2020 and 2021, and Best Corporate Governance ‘Financial Services’ Africa 2020 and 2021 by the Ethical Boardroom, among others”.
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