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BREAKING: EFCC invades Heritage Bank, arrest staff

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Reports reaching TheNewsGuru.com now has it that operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes, EFCC, on Tuesday raided the head office of Heritage Bank situated on Ahmadu Bello way in Victoria Island, Lagos.

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According to an insider source who spoke in confidence with TheNewsGuru.com, the EFCC operatives had earlier raided the bank last week Monday picking up an official, Funmi Taiwo.

TheNewsGuru.com gathers that the operatives later came again on Friday and arrested one Adetola Sanusi (who works at Fincon department of the bank).

Not yet satisfied, the TheNewsGuru.com reports that the EFCC operatives stormed the bank again on Tuesday (today) and arrested Adewunmi Adeniyi who is the Head of Compliance of the bank.

The source, however, maintained that the EFCC operatives did not state any reason for the arrests and invasion.

As at the time of filing this report, the  TheNewsGuru.com reports that the EFCC officials are still at the bank premises arresting staff.

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When contacted, spokesperson of the EFCC, Wilson Uwujaren confirms that the organization is currently investigating some issues relating to Heritage bank. “That is all I can say for now” he told TheNewsGuru.com.

 

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