Agent Banking

Agent banking is a channel used to bring financial services closer to the unbanked and underbanked segment of the society by empowering existing businesses within the communities to deliver these services.

Firstmonie Agent Banking

Firstmonie Agent Banking enables customers in unbanked or underbanked regions to process financial requests through registered Firstmonie Agents with existing businesses.

How to identify a Firstmonie Agent

Branding features of a Firstmonie Agent location include.

  • Outdoor paintings in FirstBanks’ colours (Blue and Gold)
  • Firstmonie Agent Certificate
  • Firstmonie Agent Banner
  • Firstmonie Agent Dangler

Available Services at a Firstmonie Agent location

  • Open a FirstBank account
  • Deposit Money
  • Withdraw money from any Bank
  • Send money to any Bank
  • Pay Bills
  • Enrol for BVN
  • Buy Airtime and data
  • Card balance enquiry

Click here to read the Terms and Conditions.

Firstmonie Agent Network

The Firstmonie Agent network is a bespoke channel through which FirstBank expresses her passion and commitment to broadening the opportunities and access to financial services for every Nigerian and African; especially within the low-income segment (the unbanked and under-banked population).

Our Milestones

We are all over Nigeria! â€“

We have over 240,000 Firstmonie Agent locations, across 772 out of the 774 local government areas in Nigeria; including the FCT.

We are empowering individuals! â€“

The Firstmonie Agent channel services over 1,000,000 unique customers daily. Creating easy access to financial services, our Agent network bridges the gap between high-tech services and low literacy clients.

We are empowering businesses! â€“

Firstmonie Agents are regarded as community heroes who are positively impacting the society, improving lives and eradicating poverty.

We are creating jobs! â€“

Through the Firstmonie Agent channel, we have created over 300,000 indirect jobs in the last 4 years.


Click here to read the Terms and Conditions.

Firstmonie Ambassador

As a Firstmonie Ambassador, you have an opportunity to recruit Agents to join the Firstmonie network and earn income from the transactions your recruited Agents perform on Firstmonie Agent channels. This initiative is a unique opportunity to be partnering with the pioneer of Agent banking, and the largest and most dependable Agent Banking Network in Nigeria!

What do I need to become a Firstmonie Ambassador?

  • A valid means of identification (Voters’ card, National ID card, Drivers’ license or International passport)
  • A valid FirstBank current account.

What benefits will I get for becoming a Firstmonie Ambassador?

  • Additional income earned through commission from transactions processed by the recruited Firstmonie Agents
  • Get empowered financially and empower others as well
  • Opportunity to partner with the most reliable, and the largest Agent Banking Network in Nigeria

Who can be a Firstmonie Ambassador?

  • Existing Firstmonie Agents
  • Business Owners
  • Individuals/ Corporate entities
  • Societal groups (e.g. Co-operative societies)
  • Any other viable partner

Want to get started?

  • Click here to sign up/login as a Firstmonie Ambassador and follow the prompt.
  • Click here to read the Terms and Conditions.

Product Information

7 Reasons to Become a Firstmonie Agent

Quick Registration

Self-registration within minutes


Cheaper Transaction Fees

Take on more customers and make more profit


Instant credit / settlement for transactions processed

Easy / stress free liquidity management


Access to Agent credit

Quick access to working capital support


Insurance cover

Comprehensive insurance for you the Agent and your workers; priced at the cheapest rate


Excellent support structure

Over 820 branches across Nigeria ready to attend to your needs


Member of the largest Agent network

Opportunity to join the largest Agent network in Nigeria


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