Zambia National Commercial Bank says all customers and member of staff who were found in the bank when their Chipata Branch was gutted by fire Friday afternoon were ‘safely evacuated.
Joy Sata, the corporate Affairs head said ‘all customers and members of staff were safely evacuated and accounted for. Investigations have been instituted to determine the cause of fire.
She said nothing about the money which was in the bank at the time.
‘To ensure uninterrupted banking services to customers, Zanaco wishes to advise account holders to use the Automated Teller machines at Zambia Postal Services Corporation (ZAMPOST) and Great East Mall, any Visa enabled ATM from any bank and Zanaco Xpress Agents for basic cash withdrawals,’ explained
She said Internet and mobile banking service remain uninterrupted and the Bank will give further updates in due course.