National Diaspora Current Account


If you are looking to open an account in USD, GBP or EUR that allows you ease of transacting in Kenya, then this is the account for you. This account is also available to you under our National Amanah offering (Shari’ah Compliant)

Key product features & benefits

  • Visa branded debit card
  • No restrictions on funds access
  • 24 hours access to account via ¬†Online Banking. The account can be opened in any preferred major foreign currency. ¬†USD, GBP, EUR


  • Duly filled account opening form. Email address is mandatory. Coloured passport size photo (For joint accounts provide photos for all signatories) photo must be less than three months old.
  • Scanned copy ¬†Kenyan National Identification card, or valid Kenyan passport (first and last page)
  • No monthly fees where a minimum balance of USD 100 is maintained.
  • Proof of residence (utility bill/ ¬†lease agreement, driver‚Äôs license, bank statement etc.)
  • A duly filled in W9 form for US citizens & US residents.
  • Duly executed email indemnity form (to be delivered to our offices at Harambee Avenue) on address below:

Diaspora Business
National Bank Building- Mezzanine floor
Harambee Avenue, Nairobi
P.o Box 72866 -00200

Open a National Bank Diaspora Account