• Keystone Bank’s ex-MD must face trial – A’Court

    Keystone Bank’s ex-MD must face trial – A’Court

    According to reports, the Court of Appeal, Lagos Division, yesterday held that former Keystone Bank (former Bank PHB) Managing Director Francis Atuche must face trial for alleged N25.7b theft.

    The court upheld the appeal filed by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) against a Lagos High Court verdict which dismissed the charge.

    Last June 22, Justice Lateef Lawal-Akapo ruled that he lacked jurisdiction to entertain the suit and that the prosecution’s case lacked merit.

    He discharged Atuche of the theft charge along […]