ADB EXTENDS SATURDAY BANKING SERVICES
Forty-Seven more branches of the Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) will from July 2, 2016 provide Saturday banking services in all 10 regions in the country.
This according to management is part of efforts to provide expedient, accessible and comfortable banking services to its customers.
Already 13 branches provide this service and the inclusion of the 47 brings the total to 60 the number of branches engaged in Saturday banking business.
In a statement the Bank stated that branches which will begin Saturday Banking includes: Greater Accra: ADB House Makola , Tema Main , Tema Meridian, Achimota, Ridge, Spintex , Kokordzor, Mankoadze , Osu , Tema East (Ashaiman) , Adabraka, Gulf House, Nima,Teshie and Accra New Town, Northern region: Aboabo, Yendi , Western region: Agona Nkwanta , Takoradi, Sefwi Wiawso, Brong-Ahafo Region, Sunyani , Berekum, Techiman, Dormaa Ahenkro, Upper West: Wa, Upper East: Bolgatanga , Bawku ,Navrongo.
Branches in other regions includes , Central Region : Cape Coast , Assin Fosu , Mankessim, Volta Region : Ho , Hohoe , Kpando , Denu, Sogakope, Nkwanta, Eastern Region, Nkawkaw , Suhum, Ashanti Region: Adum, Nyiaeso, Kumasi Market , Bekwai , Obuasi , Prempeh II Street, New Edubiase and Ejisu (Sunday).
Branches will be operating from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm except for the first Saturdays of the month (National Sanitation Day) with opening hours being 11:00am to 3:00 pm. The Bank commenced Saturday banking many years ago with 13 branches.
According to the Managing Director, Mr. Daniel Asiedu the expansion of the Bank’s Saturday Banking is in response to “new business opportunities and the wish of management to satisfy the Bank’s customers across the country”
“We want to ensure that both our existing and prospective customers enjoy the best banking services at all times hence our decision to increase the number from the present 13 to 60,” he said.
He further disclosed that from 4th July this year the Bank has also extended its Monday-Friday opening duration from 8:00am to 5:00pm.