Jamhuri Accounts are our unique offering to Kenyan’s in the diaspora that allows them to bank from wherever they are just as they would back home.
The Jamhuri Account Personal/ Joint account is a flexible transactional account that can be operated in KES or Foreign Exchange; USD, GBP or Euro. It is specifically created for those who would like to transact on there accouts freely for personal use.
The Jamhuri Current Business Account offers the Diaspora customer the opportunity to transact under the Business name, partnerships, and trading companies to facilitate investments and business transactions both in and out of the country while availing them the control they desire. This account will also cater to the Diaspora Sacco’s whose registration will be at the Kenyan Ministry of Co-operatives.
Minimum opening & cash balance:
USD $ 200
GBP £ 200
Euro € 200
Ledger fee of Ksh 35 per transaction (or equivalent in other currencies)
Account maintenance fee – Ksh 300 per month (or equivalent in other currencies)
Internet Fees – Kes 100 per month
Completed application form
Certified copy of Kenya ID/ Kenyan or Alien Passport
Certified copy of Pin Certificate/ Tax Number
Certified Certificate of incorporation
Certified Proof of Address
Memorandum and Articles of Association or bye laws (for co-operative societies)
Board resolution to open an account
Any other documents the bank may deem fit.
All documents must be certified by either:
Commissioner for Oaths
Kenyan Embassy or High commission
Co-op Bank Diaspora Agent
Co-op Bank staff
NB: The certificate is subject to verification by the bank, a process which takes 14 days
The Jamhuri Jambo Junior account offers banking solutions for children through their parents and guardians. This account enables the parents or guardians to open account for their children and to transact/ save on their behalf until they reach the legal age.
Opening balance and minimum operating balance
EURO- € 100
EURO- € 500
Complete application form
Certified Parents/guardian Passport/ Kenyan ID
Certified Parents/guardian Proof of address
Certified Parents/guardian Passport photo
Copy of Birth Certificate of the child, or notification of birth