Ecobank Bank Accounts

Ecobank Current Account


  • A valid proof of Identity (current Driver’s License/ National ID/ International passport/ Student ID card-for students)
  • Proof of address – utility bills for the 3 previous months/tenancy agreement
  • 2 Passport photo
  • Employer’s letter of introduction (for salary account)
  • Residence permit – if a foreigner

Ecobank Foreign Currency Account (Nostro Account)


If you are an existing customer of Ecobank, you only need to go to your bank’s branch and sign a form to activate your Nostro account. But if you don’t have an account, the following are the requirements to open a Nostro Account:

  • Copy of ID
  • 2 Passport-sized photos
  • Letter from Employer
  • Proof of Residence
  • $20 Initial Deposit