NMB Bank has launched three branches in the northern regions brings the total number of branch network to over 212, more than 800 ATM machines and 4,100 banking agents.

“The increased branch network and NMB mobile banking services are doorways for more people to access financial services at the fingerprints,” Arusha Regional Commissioner Mr Mrisho Gambo said after opening a new NMB branch at Ngaramtoni in Arusha at the weekend.

Other branches opened last week are NMB Mbuyuni in Moshi Municipality, and NMB Mto wa Mbu in Monduli District.

The three branches will save thousands of customers who were forced to walk long distances to look for banking services.