Adeduntan resumes as FirstBank CEO

First Bank Nigeria (NAN) on Friday confirmed that Dr Adesola Adeduntan had resumed as the in line the directives the Central Bank Nigeria (CBN).

A statement by the management the bank said Adeduntan had resumed as directed by the .

“We can confirm that the bank cooperating the Central Bank of Nigeria and other regulators while the operations of the Bank are hampered or hindered in any and are in fact running smoothly.

“We further wish reassure the public, our esteemed customers and stakeholders in the words of the Governor of the Central Bank in concluding his press conference,” said the statement.

The CBN governor had said, “The CBN hereby reassures the depositors, creditors and other stakeholders of the bank of its commitment ensuring the stability of the financial system.”

According the management of First Bank, there , therefore, no cause for panic amongst the banking public, given that the actions being taken are meant to strengthen the bank and position it as a banking giant. (NAN)