Bank officials indicted as DSS arrests syndicates selling new naira notes

0

New Naira Syndicates have been arrested.

The Department of State Services (DSS) has apprehended members of syndicates involved in the sale of redesigned naira notes.

Monday, January 30, 2023, Peter Afunanya, the secret police’s Public Relations Officer (PRO), issued a statement containing this information.

Pay Attention to Trouble for Oyetola as Ex-INEC director makes clarification on BVAs Report

The statement reads in part, “During the course of its operations in certain regions of the country, it was discovered that certain Commercial Bank officials are aiding economic malfeasance.

Advertisements

Therefore, the Service warns the currency racketeers to cease this dishonourable behaviour. In a similar vein, regulatory authorities are urged to intensify monitoring and supervision activities to swiftly address emerging trends.

Pay Attention to Three Northern APC Rep Members Join Atiku in PDP Ahead of February Presidential Election

“It should be noted that the Service has ordered its Commands and Formations to take additional steps to identify all individuals and groups involved in the illegal sale of the notes.

Advertisements

Therefore, anyone with relevant information is encouraged to share it with the appropriate authorities.

Advertisements

This news arrives less than twenty-four hours after the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) announced the extension of the old currency until February 10, 2023.

Also recommend for you. 

Advertisements

Thanks for reading latest news on .

Advertisements

 

Our WhatsApp Channel

Advertisements

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here