First Bank of Nigeria Limited said it has refrained itself from making further comments in the case of the attempted robbery that happened last week in one of our branches in Abuja until the relevant authorities conclude their investigations.
In a statement signed by Folake Ani-Mumuney, Group Head, Marketing and Corporate Communications, Firstbank urged all to cooperate fully to enable seamless investigation that is being carried out by the Nigerian Police.
The statement reads: “We are aware that a customer service executive assigned to us by one of our vendors, is helping the police with their investigations into the attempted robbery that happened last week in one of our branches in Abuja.
“We remain grateful that none of our staff or customers lost their lives during the incident.
“We will, however, refrain from commenting further at this time until the relevant authorities conclude their investigations and we urge all to cooperate fully to enable seamless investigations.
“As a responsible organisation that has built trust on the pillar of security and safety for over 125 years, continuous improvement involves taking learnings, even from unfortunate situations to further strengthen our security protocols.”