Easily Send Money Across Africa Using Ecobank Mobile and Omnilite Apps – Demola-Adeniyi

In an exciting new development, Ecobank customers can now transfer money within seconds to 33 African countries where Ecobank Group operates. By utilizing Ecobank Mobile and Omnilite apps, recipients receive immediate credit in their local currency.

Korede Demola-Adeniyi, Head of Consumer Banking at Ecobank Nigeria, made the announcement in Lagos, highlighting the convenience and efficiency of this service. It’s worth noting that domiciliary account holders of the bank can easily send up to $10,000 at a time without any hindrance.

Ecobank’s presence extends across West, Central, East, and Southern Africa, covering countries such as Benin, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo Brazzaville, Democratic Republic of Congo, Côte d’Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, South Sudan, Gabon, Ghana, The Gambia, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia, and Zimbabwe, among others.

Demola-Adeniyi explained that the introduction of Foreign Currency transfer on Ecobank Mobile and Omnilite app aligns with the ongoing innovations in the banking industry. The new feature promotes and facilitates seamless cross-border business and financial transactions.

She encouraged individuals who have not yet established a business relationship with the bank to open an account online via www.ecobank.com or visit any of its branches. Furthermore, she emphasized that the Ecobank Mobile App caters to all customers’ digital banking needs 24/7, while Omnilite primarily serves business owners.

Here are the steps to access the Ecobank Mobile app:

  1. Log in and navigate to the menu.
  2. Locate the “Transfer” option.
  3. Select the “Ecobank Africa” transfer option and specify the destination country.
  4. Choose the desired mode of delivery: CASH, WALLET, INTERBANK, ECOBANK ACCOUNT, or XPRESS ACCOUNT.
  5. Provide accurate recipient details and indicate the reason for the transfer.
  6. Enter the desired transfer amount and finalize the transaction by pressing the “Send” button.

To access Omni Lite, follow these steps:

  1. Visit www.ecobank.com and select Omni Lite.
  2. Provide your username and password to log in or log in via the Omni Lite mobile app.
  3. Click on the toggle menu button at the top left of the home page.
  4. Select the transaction option and then choose “Ecobank Africa.”
  5. Select the account to debit (USD).
  6. Choose the destination country.
  7. Input the beneficiary account, confirm details, and proceed to the next step.
  8. Enter the OTP sent to your registered mobile number and/or email address.
  9. Input the token generated on the Ecobank authenticator app for amounts above 1,000,000 Naira or its equivalent FCY.

While cash transfers are limited to $10,000 per day, there are no such restrictions for international transfers not funded by foreign currency cash. Let the boundaries of your finances be effortlessly broadened with Ecobank”. She stated.

Ecobank Nigeria, an affiliate of the Ecobank Group, stands as a leading private pan-African banking group. With over 200 branches, numerous ATMs, and 50,000 Xpress Point agencies, Ecobank Nigeria offers a comprehensive suite of financial services and solutions to Consumer, Commercial, Corporate, and Investment Banking clients.

Established in 1985, the Ecobank Group aims to drive financial integration and socio-economic development in Africa. With a presence in 35 sub-Saharan African countries, as well as France, the UK, UAE, and China, Ecobank possesses unrivaled expertise and experience across Africa. The pan-African platform provided by Ecobank serves as a single gateway for payments, cash management, trade, and investment across Africa and beyond.

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