Zenith Bank is a large financial service provider in Nigeria and West Africa as a whole. As of 31st of December 2016, it held ₦:4,739,825 million in total assets, with the shareholders’ equity of ₦:616,353 million, and the reputable financial institution was listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange and the London Stock Exchanges.
Established in May 1990, the Zenith Bank’s first-ever office was a residential home in VI, Lagos, that was however transformed into a banking hall. During its early years, the company enjoyed a steady growth and in 1997, after an order for banks to shore up their capital base, Zenith increased its capitalization to N50M.
On the 17th of June, 2004, after a successful IPO, the financial institution sealed its status as a public limited company before its shares of the stock were listed on the Nigeria Stock Exchange (NSE) months later. Fast forward to 2020, the company has over 500 branches and business offices in all Nigerian states, including the FCT.
However Zenith Bank has been operating in Nigeria for a while and its service has been nothing short of outstanding. If you did not know, bank users actually ditch their previous banks to patronize Zenith Bank all because of its commendable customer care services and USSD banking.
This unique code stops unauthorized transactions and protects the account holder’s funds in the event of mobile phone, ATM Card or hardware token loss as well as account details compromise.
Speaking at the launch of the new *966# Eazy Banking account protection code, the Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Zenith Bank Plc, Mr. Peter Amangbo opined that the Bank has always been at the forefront of innovating products that enhance customer comfort and safety at all times.
He also pointed out that all debit transactions on an account would be prevented once the account holder dials *966*911# from any phone and follows the text prompts. Such a restriction can only be lifted when the customer visits a Zenith Bank branch in person.
The Bank MD also stressed that the *966*911# account control code is a flagship code aimed at further enhancing account security.
What is their USSD banking all about? It simply lets customers perform vital banking transactions from the comfort of their houses. With the all-important code, you can recharge your line and that of loved ones without stepping out of your home, especially during this lockdown period. See How To Buy Data From Zenith Bank With USSD Code
How To Buy Data From Zenith Bank With USSD Code
Sadly, this cannot be done directly with the Zenith Bank USSD service. However, after recharging your line with the code, you can easily convert the airtime to data the way you are used to.
If you wish to purchase airtime with the Zenith Bank USSD code, just dial 966Amount#
o top-up your smartphone. For instance, to recharge 3500, dial 9663500#. To buy airtime for someone else, simply dial 966Amount*Mobile number#.
What The Zenith Bank USSD Service Can Do For You?
Protect code (Deactivate account)
Other self service.