Fidelity Bank has disassociated itself from a promo circulating online, “E-Universe Promo”, describing it as fake and illegal.
The bank said in a statement released on June 28, that it does not encourage scam, illegal investment and that it conducts its business promotions in line with the laws of the federation and global banking standards.
It warned its customers from participating in the scheme, adding that anyone who subscribes to it does so at their own risk. It described the promo as an illegal investment, noting that none of its agents had anything to do with it.
The statement reads: “Our attention has been drawn to an illegal promo making rounds online called “E-Universe Promo. Neither Fidelity Bank nor any of its agents have any ties to the purported E-Universe Promo. We conduct our business promotions in line with the laws of the federation and global banking standards.
“Fidelity Bank does not encourage scams, illegal investments and schemes aimed at defrauding unsuspecting members of the public. Anyone who participates in the said scheme does so at his or her own detriment.”