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Musicians Disrupt Activities at Access Bank over Withheld Funds

Business activities at the Access Bank branch on Opebi Road, Ikeja, Lagos were disrupted on Monday by some aggrieved Nigerian musicians, who are demanding the release of their funds allegedly withheld by the financial institutions for about four years. The music acts led by the former president of the Performing Musicians Association of Nigeria (PMAN), […]

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CBN Set To Finance 75,600 NPower Beneficiaries

CBN Fines UBA, Access Bank, Stanbic IBTC N100m For Hiding Crypto Deals

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has fined some banks for allowing crypto transactions. CBN imposed monetary sanctions on Stanbic IBTC Bank, Access Bank for permitting crypto transactions by customers in breach of a directive from the regulator last year, forbidding such deals, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. While Access Bank, the commercial banking division of […]

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IRS Seals Access Bank Over Alleged Unremitted N118M Tax

Gombe IRS Seals Access Bank Over alleged Unremitted N118.05 Million Tax

The Gombe State Internal Revenue Service (GIRS) has sealed off two branches of Access Bank Plc., in Gombe metropolis over non-remittance of over N118.05 million Pay-As-You-Earn (PAYE). The Service media team reports that the bank branches, located along Biu Road and that of Market Road were sealed-off in the early hours of Monday, February 14, 2022. […]

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Ethiopians Win 2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

Ethiopian runners showed class on Saturday; winning the men and women’s categories of the 7th edition of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. While Ulfata Gelata claimed the first position in the men’s race, his compatriot Dagne Siranesh Yirga finished ahead of all the other runners in the women’s category. Geleta who finished as the […]

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Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: High Performance Centres Will Improve Nigeria’s Fortunes – Sunday Dare

Youth and Sports Development Minister, Sunday Dare says Nigeria’s fortunes at the annual Access Bank Lagos City Marathon would improve once the country’s High-Performance Centres begin full operations. Speaking to newsmen in Lagos on Saturday during the 7th edition of the race, Dare said the Sports Ministry and the Athletics Federation of Nigeria(AFN)would work together […]

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Ethiopian Athlete, Geleta Ulfata, Wins Lagos City Marathon

He crossed the finish line at two hours 11 minutes and 54 seconds, Access bank said in a tweet. Get latest news from Globaltimesng

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Man Indicted For Hacking 2000 Access Bank Accounts

How we apprehended Access Bank’s account hacker — EFCC

An investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Ms Adewunmi Omotosho on Monday told an Ikeja Special Offences Court how alleged Access Bank hacker, Chris Ihebuzo was apprehended by the anti-graft agency. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that Ihebuzo in a video that went viral online claimed to have gained access […]

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IRS Seals Access Bank Over Alleged Unremitted N118M Tax

“I’ Have Been Coming Here For One Month” – Man Fumes Over Unauthorized Debit From Access Bank (Video)

A Nigerian man caused a stir at Access bank when he got tired of asking them to return money was that was deducted from his account without approval. In a video posted online, the man said that he had been visiting the bank on a daily basis for a period of one month yet they refused […]

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2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon: Olumide Oyedeji To Run Along With Sanwo-Olu, Shaibu

Basketball legend Olumide Oyedeji over the weekend signed for the 2022 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon. Oyedeji who visited the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Marathon Village at Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere commended the headline sponsor of the race Access Bank for their fate in the race which has rubbed off positively on Lagos State […]

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Access Bank Moves to Claim Properties of Late Sunny Odogwu over N50m debt

Access Bank Moves to Claim Properties of Late Sunny Odogwu over N50m debt

Access Bank Plc last week commenced the process of recovering the outstanding sums due it from a total of over N50 billion judgment debt in its favour against the late Chief Sunny Odogwu and two of his companies – Robert Dyson & Diket Limited and SIO Property Limited. The said judgment debt was in respect […]

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Access Bank’s Amaechi Okobi recognised as ‘COVID-19 Response Banker of the Year’

The Group Head, Corporate Communications, Access Bank Plc, Amaechi Okobi, has been recognised with the “COVID-19 Response Banker of the Year Award” at the 56th Annual Bankers Dinner, held recently at the Balmoral Conventional Hall, Federal Palace, Victoria Island, Lagos. The award category sought to recognise and celebrate players in the industry who innovatively went beyond […]

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How Access Bank Surrendered ₦138M To Theft

Fraud, Forgery: Access Bank Surrenders N138M To Theft

The Financial Institutions Training Centre (FITC) has released a report on Fraud and Forgeries as Access Bank battles with Cash Theft/suppression and Fraudulent Withdrawal/Transfer. Globaltimesng understands that the FITC released a report on Access Bank for the first quarter of the year 2021 revealing the Nigerian bank loss of about ₦138 Million to fraud and forgeries. Matters arising, as Mobile fraud constituted the biggest threat to the […]

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Gunmen attack Access Bank, UBA in Osun

Gunmen attack Access Bank, one other in Osun

Armed robbers on Thursday afternoon robbed two commercial banks in Ire, Osun State. Globaltimesng gathered that a stray bullet killed a yet-to-be-identified student during the operations. According to an eyewitness, the armed robbers stormed Access bank and one other bank at Boripe Local government. The daredevils were said to have escaped through Ada town. Osun […]

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How former Access bank manager allegedly stole customer’s N50 million

How Access bank manager allegedly stole customer’s N50 million

A hotelier and businessman has told an Ikeja Special Offence Court, Lagos, how a former regional manager in Access Bank Plc, Sydney Nmeka, allegedly forged cheques, falsified documents, and stole N50 million from an account belonging to his company Babatunde Emmanuel, the owner of Aerol Hotels Limited, accused the banker of authorising the illegal transfer of money […]

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FRAUD: Access Bank Debits Customer Of 100K Without His Approval

Mayowa Jimoh was stunned when he received a text message from Access Bank that he had been debited the sum of N50,000 twice. It was on March 29, 2020, a day before the Federal Government announced the first phase of lockdown due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, that Jimoh checked his phone following an Access […]

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Access Bank Staff In EFCC Custody Over N34m Fraud

Access Bank Staff In EFCC Custody Over N34m Fraud

The Lagos Zonal Office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arrested one Elizabeth Modupe Osunjuyigbe, an employee of Access Bank Plc, for an alleged fraudulent diversion of funds to the tune of over N34m (Thirty-four Million Naira). The suspect, who was arrested on Friday April 30, 2021, allegedly sent a fraudulent request […]

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Goodbye Grobank, Hello Access Bank South Africa

L-R: Bennie Van Rooy, CEO Grobank South Africa; Herbert Wigwe, GMD/CEO, Access Bank PLC and Patrick Mathidi, Chairman, Board of Directors, Grobank South Africa during the signing ceremony and official handover of Grobank to Access Bank South Africa in Sandton, South Africa…recently Following the completion of all regulatory procedures, Grobank Limited has been officially renamed […]

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