Gunmen dressed in army uniform has reportedly met their death in the Ajaokuta Area of Kogi State when Police repulsed what could have been another case of violent kidnapping attack. The suspected gunmen numbering five had barricaded the road stopping motorists until the men of the Anti-Crime Patrol squad of the Nigerian Police descended on them and engaged them in a fierce gun battle.
Some Nigerian banks have informed their customers that they will start charging them 6.98 nairas for every USSD transaction. One of the things that reduce people's tendencies from making use of some services of the banking institutions is based on charges placed on these transactions. Unreasonable charges by banks could stand as a threat to financial inclusion, this is because customers will avoid using USSD for their transactions and could also discourage the unbanked segments of people because they would not prefer to pay such charges over their deposits.
When three hundred thousand naira (300,000) went missing from his account, a Nigerian man ditched his clothes, including one of the two boxers he was wearing in a First Bank hall in Lagos. Bank fraud is one of the most common, and banks have always advised their customers to keep their cards, other documents, and identification numbers safe and private because fraudsters could use them to gain access to their funds.
Armed robbers who stormed First Bank and Access Bank branches in Osun State's Apomu and Ikire districts on Wednesday targeted a bullion van delivering cash to the banks, according to PUNCH Metro. The robbery was unsuccessful, according to a source close to the First Bank branch in Ikire, who added that the shooters were unable to obtain entry to the bank's vault before being rebuffed.
According to a report by Sahara Reporters and LIB, no fewer than 35 Armed Robbers invaded two banks and a police station in Osun State yesterday, 2nd of June, 2021. There have been incessant reports of bank robberies in Osun State over the past few months but the one that happened yesterday was quite bloody.
Today, a video was dropped about a incidence that happened in Sapele, Delta state.In the video, it was seen that a lot of paper were bound together and tied with a rubber band.According to Reports, it was said that some guys came to Terry Technical Hand, a shop that is in Sapele, the guys came to buy a Generator that worth N800,000 and they gave the owner of the shop the money.
Patience they say is a flower that isn't cultivated in everyone's garden and those who are patient enough tends to get the Lion's share they say.It's a very important virtue which many people lack especially road drivers and it has caused more harm than good.
Adesola Kazeem Adeduntan is the current MD of First Bank, following his recent reinstatement as the MD, it's important to share basic facts about him.1.He was born in Ibadan in 1969 2.Adesola attended Ibadan Municipal Government Primary School for his primary education and also attended Urban Day Grammar School, Old Ife Road, Ibadan for the his secondary school.
There was panic at Abagana, in Dunukofia Local Government Area of Anambra State on Thursday, 15th April, 2021, as a group of unknown armed men stormed a branch of First Bank Plc, shooting sporadically into the air and dispersing passersby and bank customers.According to reports gathered, the gunmen were about ten in number.
The community of Ikire and Apomu, two communities in Osun State, had a very terrible experience yesterday, 2nd of June, 2021 as some notorious armed robbers invaded the communities to rob two banks, which are: Access and First Bank. The people of the communities were surprised by the armed robbers' unexpected attack strategy: before attacking the banks, they mounted their members at the entrances to the towns where the Nigerian police were stationed with Armored tanks, some mounted at Nigeria's police headquarters at Ikire, some mounted at the main town of Apomu and the rest mounted at the entrance of the banks.
Today's Headlines: Twitter Deletes Buhari's "Civil War" Tweet; First Bank Speaks On Closure Of Banks
Twitter Deletes Buhari's "Civil War" Tweet Twitter has deleted President Muhammadu Buhari's tweet wherein he threatened to treat Nigerians "misbehaving" in "the language they understood". In the tweet shared on Tuesday, Buhari spoke on about the civil war experience and threatened to deal with those "bent on destroying" Nigeria through "insurrection".
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Reactions have trailed on the news of the robbery which happened at a branch First Bank Nigeria Plc in Abagana, as the perpetrators hoisted the Biafran flag at the gate of the bank after operations.The gunmen were said to have stormed the bank in a Honda Pilot at shot sporadically into the air, scaring away people and halting vehicular movement within the area.
News reports have disclosed that Oba Otudeko,the sacked Chairman of the FBN Holdings who was criticised by the CBN of insider loan deals at First Bank,has made his own comments on the issue known publicly through his company.Chairman of the FBN Holdings conveyed his response through his Honeywell Group.
Have you ever wondered why scammers excel in their scamming business?This is because you have no or less knowledge on how to stop and disappoint them the moment they are about to scam you.
News reports have revealed that the Central Bank of Nigeria(CBN)has removed all directors of First Bank of Nigeria (FBN)and substituted them with new ones .It is understood that the new appointments are with immediate effect.It should be noted that earlier, CBN had questioned FBN for replacing Adesola Adeduntan,as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, with Gbenga Shobo as MD/CEO without following regulatory rules.
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A yet to be identified gunmen numbering about 10 storm First Bank PLC, Abagana, in the early hours of today 15th April 2021.The gunmen invaded the area and started shooting sporadically into the air in a bid to scare off bank customers and passersby.They ended up destroying 2 cars parked in the bank's premises as they hoisted a supposed Biafran flag in front of the bank before their left.
Godwin Emefiele, the Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, on Thursday, sacked the Board of Directors of First Bank of Nigeria Limited and First Bank of Nigeria Holdings over the appointment of Gbenga Shobo as new Managing Director of the Bank.Having over 31Million customers, both Local and Internationally, Emefiele said the act of CBN was meant to protect their customers interests.