Wema Bank reopens nation wild as they were nation operation due to the pandemic in Nigeria, the federal government direct all organization to lock down their business to avoid the spread of the Covid-19 in Nigeria, due to this directive many organization close down their businesses and was not able to operate from then down to last month which was May that the same federal government also gave a directive to lift some restrictions in the directive given by them.
Wema bank is one of the best banks we have down here, and they have been doing great in terms of customer attendance and excellent services. The Bank just reopens there service nation wild and have instructed the staffs to be cautious because the pandemic is not yet over.
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In a statement released by Wema bank, from Wednesday, June 3, 2020, all branch offices will resume normal services from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through to Friday.
Due to the Federal Government’s directive to ease the nationwide restrictions on movement and key businesses, Wema Bank Plc will reopen all its branches nationwide.
In a statement released by the Bank, from Wednesday, June 3, 2020, all branch offices will resume normal services from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Monday through to Friday.
The MD/CEO Wema Bank Plc, Mr. Ademola Adebise, explained that “though work resumes in earnest, what is of utmost importance is the health and safety of all.” He stressed that the Bank would take necessary precautionary measures to ensure the safety of staff and customers.
Re-echoing the sentiments of the MD, Head of Brands and Marketing Communications, Mrs. Funmilayo Falola disclosed that “while at work, staff are to ensure they keep to all our health protocols, like wearing of face masks, disinfecting work desks regularly, and frequently making use of hand sanitizers.”
Mr. Adebise also encouraged bank customers to maintain strict adherence to the safety protocols both in the banking halls and in their respective environments. In his words, “customers are advised to take absolute responsibility for their safety and that of their families. Be vigilant in your neighborhoods, on the roads, and in the banking halls. Us all need to be as alert as ever and not take the eased lockdown as a room for laxity”.
He advised that everyone stays staunch in their resolve to curb the spread of the virus and asserted that both staff and customers would have to work independently to achieve this.
The Bank also advised that although the banking halls are open, it is much safer and convenient to Bank from home using the alternative channels the Bank has made available, which includes the *945# USSD code and the ALAT mobile and web banking platforms.
Wema Bank Reopening Precautions
The bank has listed some precautions that will be followed as they open their bank branches worldwide, these precautions are found on their website below.