Two bankers, Rowland Alozie, Segun Osho
and their accomplice, Abass Kolawole have
been arrested by operatives of the Economic
and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC for
alleged conspiracy and fraudulent conversion
of Rivers State Board of Internal Revenue
Cheque for nine million, five hundred and
fifty-four thousand, two hundred and eighty
six naira, (N9554,286, 00).
Rowland and Segun, both staff of the Moscow
Road, Port Harcourt branch of Access Bank,
colluded to convert an Ecobank Manager’s
Cheque belonging to one Rockson Engineering
issued as tax payment to the Rivers State
Board of Internal Revenue.
The third suspect, Abass Kolawole was
arrested when he allegedly approached a
branch of Ecobank in Lagos to cash the
Manager’s Cheque through his account.
The suspects will be charged to court as soon
as investigation is concluded.