UBA denies funding coup in Turkey

By Moses Ebosele – 
Foremost financial institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has described as spurious reported attempt to link it with the failed coup attempt in Turkey.
 In a statement issued by its Head of Communications, Mr. Charles Aigbe, the bank denied any involvement in the coup attempt.
Aigbe in the statement said: “UBA is aware of the on-going spurious media speculation linking our institution to recent events in Turkey. In light of this we believe it is necessary to categorically state that UBA has no involvement in or connection to these accusations, which are clearly false”.
He added: “We remain focused and firmly committed to delivering on our strategy to build Africa’s premier banking institution”.