First National Bank Botswana is the ‘best bank in Botswana’. They were bestowed the award at the recently-held Euromoney Awards for Excellence’ in London recently.
According to a press statement, the Euromoney Awards for excellence have been running for more than 25 years. “Only those institutions that bring highest levels of service, innovation and expertise to their customers are honoured,” said the statement.
All banks in Botswana are eligible to enter the awards. Steven Bogatsu, the Chief Executive of FNBB is over the moon. “We are pleased to have been recognised as a leading player in the banking sector in Botswana,” he said. According to the CEO, the bank is driven by the need to provide best banking services to its clientele. “Our eBucks Rewards programme also scored us points,” he added.
The bank is better known for being the first to introduce cell phone banking, online banking, FNB APP, eWallet among others. Bogatsu has expressed gratitude to clients for their loyalty to the bank which turns 26 this year. Meanwhile, the bank has announced to shareholders that they will publish full year results on or about the 30th of August 2017. The bank, which is a subsidiary of FNB South Africa, has since declared a closed period. “During this period members of the board and staff of the company are prohibited from dealing directly or indirectly in the listed securities of the company,” said company Chief Finance Officer, Makgau Dibakwane.