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Fake Tiwa Savage scams politician of N500,000 Fake Tiwa Savage scams politician of N500,000


Fake Tiwa Savage scams politician of N500,000



An imposter, parading him or herself as Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage has duped a Lagos State politician of N500,000 (about 2600USD). According to Daily Independent Segun Adewale, popularly known as Aeroland, who is the Managing Director of Lagos-based travel agency, Aeroland Travels, was duped of the sum after he paid a Tiwa Savage impersonator to perform at his event.

Segun Adewale according to the report is the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) senatorial candidate for Lagos West in the forthcoming 2015 election, planned to invite Tiwa Savage to perform at his declaration party. He was however duped after he paid the sum of N500,000 to the hoaxer.

After the singer failed to show up at his party, Segun Adewale later discovered that he had been duped.

According to the report, he is banking on the financial institution through which the money was paid to help get what is left of the amount as a withdrawal has already been made on the beneficiary account.

Source: AmeyawDebrah

Derrick Asare is an Editor for Xbitgh. He love Music, going to the movies, making friends, web designer, computer science major.

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BREAKING NEWS: BoG takes over Unibank



The Bank of Ghana has announced it has taken over the management of private bank, Unibank.

The Governor of the central bank explained at a press conference, the takeover is due to challenges facing the bank. He mentioned weak supervisory standards and weak operations as the cause of the challenges.

Ernest Addison said the bank, adjudged the 6thbest performing company in Ghana at the Ghana Club 100 awards in 2017, provided inaccurate data during the central bank’s effort to resolve the problems last year.

He assured depositors their money is safe, stressing “we are not liquidating the bank, we are saving it.”

The take-over comes weeks after Unibank announced it was taking over adb.
The top management of Unibank are Dr. Kwabena Duffuor II who is Chief Executive Officer, Ekow Nyarko Dadzie-Dennis Chief Operating Officer, Executive Director Owusu-Ansah Awere, Executive Clifford Duke Mettle, Director of Risk Management Kwesi Nkrumah Pimpah.

Photo: CEO Kwabena Duffour II was awarded the most enterprising young executive award in 2017.
The bank’s company secretary is Sylvia Assimeng-Archer, Executive Head of Treasury and Global Trade John Collins Arthur, Executive Head of Corporate Banking Elsie Dansoa Kyereh and Executive Head of Innovations and Business Execution Florence Ohene.

This executive management are expected to give way to new control, KPMG appointed by the central bank.

The bank was founded in 1997 by Kwabena Duffour who later became Finance minister under the Mills administration.
But after 20 years of private management, Kwabena Duffour who is a former Governor of the Bank of Ghana loses control of unibank to his former employers.

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