EFCC docks Union Bank, staff for cyber fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Makurdi Zonal Office, has arraigned one Amos Richard Chimaobi, a compliance and internal control staff of Union Bank Plc and, his employer, Union Bank Plc before Justice Mobolaji Olajuwon of the Federal High Court, Makurdi, Benue State. The defendants were arraigned on a four-count charge that border on criminal negligence and cyber-crime to the tune of N1, 245, 000.00 (One Million, Two Hundred and Forty-five Thousand Naira). One of the charges reads: “That you, Union Bank Plc, being a financial institution and you…

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Union Bank, Mama Moni establish innovation hub for low-income women

LAs part of its commitment to boost women empowerment, talent development, and financial inclusion, Union Bank recently partnered with MamaMoni Empowerment Foundation to set up an Innovation Hub for low-income women and girls from urban slum communities. The hub, which is located in Amuwo-Odofin area of Lagos State, was formally opened on the 21st of May, 2019. The vocational training program has been established to enable the girls and women to build sustainable means of living. It is anticipated that each year, over 400 underprivileged beneficiaries will receive training in…

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Offa Robbery Gang Leaders Confessions: “How Sen. Saraki, Gov. Ahmed, CoS Abdulwahab gave us arms and ammunition

The police have invited the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, over the Offa bank robberies on April 5 during which some policemen were killed and millions of naira stolen. He was asked to report to the Force Intelligence Response Team Office at Guzape, Abuja to answer to the allegations reportedly levelled against him by five alleged gang leaders involved in the robberies at First Bank, Guaranty Trust Bank, Ecobank, Zenith, Union Bank and Ibolo Micro-Finance Bank, all in Offa, Kwara State. The alleged gang leaders include Ayoade Akinnibosun, 37; Ibikunle Ogunleye,36; …

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