Diamond Trust Bank (DTB) has announced that it is closing 6 of its branches in a post-merger exercise to consolidate its operations.
In a public notice, the bank said that the Central Bank of Kenya has approved an application by DTB Kenya to consolidate its branches in certain locations within the country.
“The DTB branch consolidation will affect locations where the branches identified for merger are co-located or in close proximity to each other,” it read in part.
The affected branches will cease operations with effect from close of business on dates indicated below;
|Branch to be merged||Receiving branch||Closure date|
|Jamhuri Street Branch||Malindi Branch||30 June 2021|
|The Oval Digital Lobby||Westgate Branch||30 June 2021|
|9 West Branch||Westgate Branch||30 June 2021|
|Kago Street Branch||Eldoret Branch||30 June 2021|
|Garden City Branch||Thika Road Mall Branch||30 September 2021|
|Eastleigh Branch||Madina Mall Branch||30 October 2021|
The Bank is encouraging its customers to use their alternative banking channels including digital and online banking platforms.
“The staff in the affected will be redeployed appropriately to support other branches or business units within our network,” the public notice read.