THE United Bank for Africa Zambia Limited (UBA Zambia) has been awarded ‘Bank of the year 2020’ by the Banker Magazine, which is a leading global finance news publication.
UBA Zambia Chief Executive Officer Chinedu Obeta said that they are pleased to be recognized as ‘Bank of the Year’ in the distinguished award ceremony and that winning the award confirms the positive strides the brand is making in the country .
“We are leveraging on our unique Pan-African platform and innovative banking products and solutions to exceed customers’ expectation,”he said.
He further said that the award has come at a period when COVID-19 has negatively affected the banking sector and UBA Zambia has managed to stand strong and remain resilient in its mandate of delivering excellent financial services to customers .
Meanwhile, the 2020 Banker’s Bank of the year Awards highlights institutions that have exhibited excellent performance and strategic initiatives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and UBA this year embarked on multiple initiatives which include its investment in digital technology.