Fidelity Bank Plc has won the 2019 Bank of the Year Award for its innovative digital banking solutions and consistent support for Micro Small Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria.

Fidelity Bank received the Financial Sector Award at the 2019 Silverbird Man of the Year awards ceremony, which held at the Convention Centre, Eko Hotels, Lagos.

The Silverbird Man of the Year awards, an event put together by Silverbird Communications, is an annual award night instituted 14 years ago. The program is used to recognise individuals and institutions that have impacted positively on Nigeria and the lives of its citizens.

Obaro Odeghe, the bank’s Executive Director, Corporate Banking who received the award dedicated it to customers and other stakeholders, stating that it will further spur the bank to greater heights in the delivery of financial services.


 “We are delighted to be the first winner of the newly introduced Financial Sector Category of the Sliverbird Man of The Year. We are encouraged to continue to contribute our best to providing banking and financial services, supporting businesses and contributing to the development of the Nigerian economy,” he said.

Fidelity Bank is a full-fledged commercial bank operating in Nigeria with over five million customers, who are serviced across its 250 business offices and various digital banking channels.