NDIC LAUNCHES SPECIAL HELP DESK FOR MCROFINANCE BANKS
The Nigeria Deposit Insurance Corporation (NDIC) has established a Special Help Desk for depositors, employees, shareholders and other stakeholders of microfinance banks (MFBs) and primary Mortgage institutions (PMIs) in Nigeria.
The Special Help Desk was established to complement the NDIC’s existing Help Desk as part of the efforts to enhance public awareness on the mandate and activities of the Corporation.
The establishment of the Special Help Desk, which is located at Special Insured Institutions Department (SIID) in NDIC Office, Lagos is to effectively address enquiries, complaints and petitions by depositors and other stakeholders on timely and continuous basis.
In addition, the Special Help Desk is to provide a platform for whistle blowers who may want to volunteer confidential information to the Corporation on Unethical or any other malpractices by the operators of the MFBs.
A dedicated land (i.e. direct) line and an e-mail address have been provided to facilitate easy access to the Help Desk. The direct line and e-mail address are: 01-8446455 and e-mail: [email protected]