The First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has reacted to the paternity scandal involving its Managing Director, Adam Nuru and a former worker with the bank, Moyo Thomas.
It was as soon as gathered that Moyo’s estranged husband, Tunde Thomas, 45, died two weeks in the previous from coronary heart assault after scuffling with with depression upon discovering that the two youngsters from their marriage had been allegedly fathered through the FCMB boss.
According to file via the deceased’s friends, Moyo had resigned from FCMB and travelled to the US with the two children, ostensibly on holiday, from the place she knowledgeable Tunde that he used to be no longer the biological father of the children.
Tunde Gentle, as he used to be once fondly called, was once as soon as stated to have suffered stroke after the shocking revelation. He later recovered and slowly commenced to picked up the portions of his life. He was once set to remarry and had invited friends to his introduction ceremony slated for December 26, 2020.
Sadly, Tunde collapsed and died on December 15 when he acquired domestic from work. Autopsy file places the motive of dying as coronary coronary heart failure. He was buried thirtieth December 2020.
A petition posted on an on-line platform, change.org and signed through way of at least 1,927 persons have referred to as for the sacking of the FCMB MD.
“This is a case of gross misconduct based on ethical grounds and an unjustifiable economic oppression by the elite (Adam Nuru) against the underprivileged in the society,” the petition reads.
“The MD has been doing everything possible to sweep this case under the carpet. We implore the Central Bank of Nigeria, as the apex regulator, and the board of FCMB to investigate this for the integrity of the bank and Nigerian banking industry.”
Reacting to the allegations in a declaration on Saturday, January 2, 2021, the financial institution stated its Board of Directors has commenced investigation into the matter.
A declaration signed via FCMB’s Head, Corporate Affairs, Diran Olojo, and titled: Media Stories Regarding Our Managing Director’ said the financial institution will behavior a review of the incident to ascertain if there are violations of its code of ethics, was once released.
“We are aware of several stories circulating across several media platforms about our bank’s Managing Director Adam Nuru, a former employee Ms Moyo Thomas and her deceased husband, Mr Tunde Thomas,” the statement reads.
“While this is a personal matter the tragedy of the death of Mr Tunde Thomas and the allegations of unethical conduct, require the banks board to conduct a review of what transpired, any violations of our code of ethics and the adequacy of these code of conduct ethics. This will be done immediately. We enjoin all our stakeholders to bear with us as we conduct this review and to please respect the various.”
However, below is the full story of the paternity scandal as shared by friends of the deceased, Tunde Thomas:
Tunde Thomas (alias Tunde Gentle), 45, died about two weeks in the past from heartbreak. The two youngsters from his marriage have been certainly fathered by way of a man barring scruples or conscience, the modern-day MD of FCMB, Adam Nuru who was his wife’s boss (MD) in FCMB. Tunde’s wife, Moyo Thomas (Nee Ojo), a vain an unconscionable adulterer was once as soon as engaged in an office romance with her MD, a relationship that used to be excellent acknowledged throughout the corporation as the lack of disgrace and decorum in both lovebirds made them to get carried away and to throw warning to the wind.
FCMB, an organisation except applicable rules or governance regarded the special way while the open and unprofessional romance was once as soon as going on between the MD and a subordinate body of people of the equal organization, a married woman.
The MD, Adam Nuru, who was once supposed to be the chief Governance Officer and Chief Image Maker of FCMB spared no idea for the husband of this girl who used to be bringing up his (Nuru’s) two teens whilst questioning they had been his. He additionally did now no longer think of the corporation he used to be principal at the same time as engaging in this foul conduct, the scandal with which no ethical enterprise would favor to be associated.
Tunde used to be so in love with and connected to his spouse and adolescents that he spent most of his belongings on them. He took them to London and Dubai on holidays. He moreover spared no penny in inserting them in the superb schools.
At the pinnacle of the shameful relationship and when the older toddler was about eight (8) years old, the woman all at as soon as resigned from FCMB and travelled to the US with the two children, ostensibly on holiday. It used to be when the college session commenced in Nigeria and the youth were no longer lower returned that Tunde commenced asking questions and the lady eventually summoned the shameless courage to inform him the childhood have been no longer his own.
She then went to the extent of filing for asylum in the US on the floor of marital violence in Nigeria, in the direction of a man identified to all guys by way of means of his mild and easygoing disposition. Her purpose used to be to get the Green Card and to moreover get Tunde to be barred from getting into the US, so she would not have to confront him to appear him in the eye and inform him to his face the evil that she had finished to him. Within a few months of hearing this news, Tunde suffered a stroke at about the age of forty two He recovered from the stroke alternatively became a shadow of his former self. He would often shed tears from the blues.
Recently, he tried to pick out out up the portions of his existence and commenced every and every other relationship with a criminal specialist lady. Tunde had invited some buddies to accompany him to go to the lady’s dad and mom on twenty sixth December. They have been planning the factors to take alongside for the go to then again alas, it used to be now now not to be. Tunde obtained domestic from work in the night time time time of fifteenth December utterly to fall down by using using way of his staircase and die immediately. Autopsy file places the purpose of loss of life as heart failure.
The depraved souls, Adam Nuru and Moyo Ojo (later Moyo Thomas) have accomplished their worst, the demise of an innocent man, and their arms are dripping with his blood. God will demand it of them.
He died as an Executive Director in an asset administration company, GDL Asset Management Company Ltd. He used to be survived via way of the use of an aged mom and siblings.