Image Gallery – Open GTBank account in South Africa

GTBank allows you to open a bank account from outside Nigeria.  This blog article has an image gallery of our previous blog article “Audio: Open a Nigerian bank account in South Africa [Listen]“. In this article will take you through how to apply for a Nigerian Bank account (with GTBank, in this case).

The step provided below should apply to all the other Nigerian banks such as:

  • Access Bank Plc
  • Diamond Bank Plc
  • Fidelity Bank Plc
  • First City Monument Bank Plc
  • First Bank of Nigeria Limited
  • Guaranty Trust Bank Plc
  • Skye Bank Plc
  • Union Bank of Nigeria Plc
  • United Bank for Africa Plc
  • Zenith Bank Plc

Here are the steps required to open a Nigerian bank account [in this case, a GTBank Non-Residence Nigerian (NRN) bank account] while living in South Africa:

  • Visit your preferred bank’s website. Then download and complete the necessary application for a Nigerian bank account for Nigerians abroad e.g. the GTBank NRN account sign up form.
  • Submit supporting documents: personal identification documents, passport photograph, proof of residence, and references.
  • All your documents have to be certified. Visit any South African Police Service (SAPS) Station.
  • To submit, scan and send all documents via email.