Fidelity bank card banner Camano banner
UBA Ruby Account offers more exclusive perks for women, introduces priority pass

By News Express on 19/11/2014

Views: 3,191

Women who choose Ruby, a female-focused current account offered by pan-African bank, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc, will now enjoy more perks as the bank has expanded its list of exclusive partners offering special services to its female account holders.

A current account offered by UBA exclusively to its female bank customers to satisfy some of their business and personal and needs, Ruby comes with several specially attached privileges for account holders. The current account is specifically designed for the discerning woman of substance, providing unique services to fit the banking needs of UBA’s exquisite female customers.

“Priority Pass” is the new value-added services offered by UBA to Ruby Acct Customers. It grants customers access to over 600 VIP lounges in more than 100 countries and 300 cities worldwide regardless of the class of travel or airline a Ruby account holder flies.

“Priority Pass Membership offers great value for money,” explained Olumide Osunyomi, UBA’s Head of Retail Products.

She said in a statement in Lagos that some of the benefits Ruby Account holders will enjoy when they travel include “access to over 600 VIP lounges in more than 100 countries and 300 cities worldwide, use lounges regardless of the class of travel or airline they are flying, privileged access to over 70 US Airport VIP lounges, relaxation ambience for both customer and her guests, complimentary refreshments and snacks as well as access to e-mail, internet and conference space powered by wifi technology.

“Ruby is a unique current account in the Nigerian banking industry because it is not just a bank account. Once you have you a Ruby account, you join an exclusive club of discerning women enjoying access and significant discounts on great services and products.”

In addition, Ruby account holders enjoy up to 25% exclusive discounts to access products and services from UBA-accredited Ruby Partners nationwide.

News Express learnt that current partners where Ruby account holders can have exclusive access and enjoy significant discounts include AA Rescue, Ruff and Tumble, Laterna Ventures, Zaron International, Clear Essence Spa, Avis Nigeria, Mega Care, Fine and Country, Bulwark Vault & Safes Deposit, Exquisite Magazine, Nathans Superior Dry-Cleaners, Laserderm Clinics, Body Boost, Prime Wash Drycleaners, Ginger Blu, Bold & Beautiful Salon, and many more.

Apari from the discounts at major partners, Ruby account holders also enjoy COT-free transactions on their accounts, highly attractive interest rates, customised Ruby debit gold card and Ruby cheque book, access to consumer credit facilities, premium  luxury gift item, special invitations for women empowerment programmes and many others, including opportunity to attend a networking platform that brings discerning women of like minds together as well as  advertise and sell their products on U-mall, an online e-commerce platform, free for a period of three months.

“The benefits of having a Ruby account are many. You will hardly have any other bank account that offers so much perks for free. We understand that every woman needs to be pampered and cared for, which is what Ruby has been designed to do,” said Olumide.

The Ruby current account is the only bank account specifically targeted at women among UBA’s bouquet of retail banking products.

The UBA Group has a strong retail penetration across the African continent with more than seven million customers that enjoy a bouquet of products and services tailored to meet their different financial needs and backed by a cutting edge e-banking platform that offers secured and convenient real-time online banking services.

Ruby customers will have access to the bank’s online banking platform U-Direct as well as its mobile platform U-Mobile.

One of Africa’s leading financial institutions, UBA has over 700 business offices in 19 African countries. With presence in New York, London and Paris, UBA is connecting people and businesses across Africa through retail, commercial and corporate banking, innovative cross border payments, and trade finance.

•Photo shows UBA’s Head of Retail Products, Olumide Osunyomi.

Source News Express

Posted 19/11/2014 4:00:16 PM





You may also like...
Breaking News: Naval vessel in trouble in Escravous...

Meet your obligations to stranded foreign scholarship students,...

JAMB gives UTME candidates deadline for data check...

Haze, fog, poor visibility to characterise today’s weather:...

2015 elections will be unrigable —Jega

Jonathan, Sambo to conduct Buhari, Osinbajo round Aso...

Why can’t Nigerians watch country’s biggest movie?

Police Recruitment: Successful candidates to undergo compulsory lie...

Abducted Ondo monarch regains freedom

Many children reported missing in Akwa Ibom NNPC...

$1 trillion leaving UK because of Brexit

Udoma gives condition for success in producing a...


Latest News Presidential Election Tribunal turns down PDP’s request for more time to close case UNVEILED: Persecuted Nigerian Christian hosted in White House by US President Trump (PLUS PHOTO) Why most state governors have not formed cabinets — Intersociety *Hits Speaker Gbajabiamila for appointing 33 aides Funke Olakunrin: We can no longer allow our people to be killed like chickens — Gani Adams Kidnapped 5-year-old Bayelsa girl still held in captivity after payment of N1m ransom Adegboruwa sends SOS to Sanwo-Olu over Ikoyi Cancer Treatment Center Nigerian Prof. dismissed by Ghana varsity opens up Man who married two sisters commits suicide over adultery Call your violent members to order, CAN tells Miyetti-Allah Immigration officer, 14 others in EFCC net for alleged passport racketeering Abia Poly begins online publication of results El-Rufai appoints new Accountant-General, DG KADGIS


Most Read NUDE PHOTO OF OMOTOLA JALADE-EKEINDE surfaces online (509,701 views) Nigerian female sex addict opens up, says ‘I like it with both men and women’ (431,445 views) Shameless Genevieve Nnaji exposes breasts in public (373,379 views) Finally named: The full list of friends of Nigerian female sex addict who prowled Facebook (316,682 views) OLUMBA OLUMBA OBU (the one who called himself God) IS DEAD (282,403 views) Igbo scholar disgraces Femi Fani-Kayode •Demolishes claims on Igbo/Yoruba history with facts and figures (247,160 views) Breaking News: POPULAR REVEREND CONVERTS TO ISLAM in Kaduna (Nigeria) (239,177 views) 10 cars more expensive than Jets (223,548 views) OBJ’s son reported dead in Lagos plane crash •Names of more victims emerge (221,163 views) My wasted years in Olumba Olumba Obu’s Evil Brotherhood (208,711 views) Lagos plane crash: Journalist releases victims’ names (188,310 views) THE FINAL DISGRACE: Igbo scholar unleashes more facts about Igbo/Yoruba history, finishes off Femi Fani-Kayode with second article (186,943 views)


NLNG Job Vacancy

CBN banner advert

UBA Wise Savers Promo


Categories Advertorials (3) African Press Organisation (81) Art & Literature (97) Business & Economy (4,356) Business Verdict (76) Columnists (1,074) Complaints & Requests (95) Enterprise & Opportunities (211) Entertainment (635) Features (779) Global Business Monitor (396) ICT Monitor (53) International (3,723) Interview (192) Live Commentary (30) Love Matters (163) Maggie's Blog (342) News (48,805) Opinion (1,290) Pidgin (17) Politics (11,167) Religion (1,051) Sports (2,101) Stock Watch (39) AMA & Al Jazeera Global Update






APO Group Partner




GOCOP Accredited Member

GOCOP Accredited member



Africa Media Agency and Al Jazeera