HOW STERLING BANK STAFF USE CUSTOMERS’ NAMES, BVN AND OTHER DETAILS TO OPEN ACCOUNT, APPLY FOR LOAN WITHOUT CONSENT

How Sterling Bank Staff Opened Unauthorised Accounts Using Customers’ Names Linked With BVN To Apply For Loans Two farmers, Umar Abubakar and Muhammad Sani-Abdul, have revealed how staff of Sterling Bank in Bauchi State fraudulently opened unauthorised accounts using their names and Bank Verification Numbers to apply for loans. The farmers, in a petition seen by SaharaReporters, told the Consumer Protection Council that they started receiving messages in December 2017 suggesting opening of accounts with the bank without taking such step. They said they were shocked to learn that the…

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MAN AND GIRLFRIEND ARRESTED AFTER SPENDING NIGHT IN STERLING BANK TOILET IN DELTA

Matthew Omonigho The Police in Enerhen Divisional Headquarters on Wednesday arrested a suspected thief and his girlfriend (names unknown) for allegedly passing the night inside a Sterling Bank toilet in Uvwie Local Government Area of Delta State. The suspects were found inside the bank’s restrooms when Staff resumed operations for the day, DAILY POST can report. It is not clear yet if the suspects stole any money or items from the bank but they were discovered by the bank’s cleaner carrying out her duties in the toilets area. As at…

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