A customer relationship manager with the First Bank Plc Headquarters, Lagos, Kehinde Adewuyi, 36, has been arraigned before a Lagos Magistrate’s Court for allegedly fraudulently withdrawing the sum of N52, 628, 000 from his employer’s account and allegedly converted the money to his personal use.

The accused was arrested by the police at the Lion Building Division, Lagos following a complaint by the management of First Bank Plc through the Head of the Forensic Auditors, MR. Solomon Akhanolu and
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Police alleged that the alleged  fraud was uncovered by the management of First Bank when they audited their account books and discovered that the accused had defrauded them to the tune of N52,628,000 and reported the matter to the DPO incharge of Lion Building Division who deployed his team led by Inspector Chibuzor Okoro to arrest the accused.

The accused, a resident of Onyema close, Madira Estate, Gbagada, Lagos was charged before the Igbosere Magistrates Court on a three count of Stealing.

Police Counsel, Reuben Solomon told the court in charge No H/28/2019 that the accused committed the alleged crime with two others at large between February and March 2019 at First Bank Plc Headquarters, Lagos during working hours.

Solomon informed the court that the accused forged the signatures of the relationship Manager, Mobolaji Sunmoni and the group head, Ademola Adegbusi to fraudulently withdraw the money from the account of his

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He said the offenses, the accused committed were punishable under section 411, 365 (1) and 287 (7) of the Criminal Law of Lagos state, 2015.

The accused, however pleaded not guilty to the alleged offence in the open court and Magistrate M. A Davies granted him bail in the sum of N250, 000 with two sureties in like sum. Davies adjourned the case till 25 March, 2019 for mention and ordered that the defendant be kept at the Ikoyi Prison, Lagos till he perfected the bail condition this is the right picture for the story. dont use the first one I sent, it was a mistake.

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