Reps summon Fidelity Bank MD over alleged falsified records, unremitted NNPC funds


The House of Representatives Committee investigating recovered movable and immovable assets has summoned the managing director of Fidelity Bank, Mrs Nneka Onyeali-Ikpe to appear next Wednesday over alleged falsified records and unremitted funds from Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC).

Onyeali-Ikpe is also expected to appear in respect of the recovered looted funds from the former petroleum minister, Mrs Deizani Allison Madueke which was said to be traced to the bank.

Out of the $153 million of the looted funds from NNPC, $40 million dollars was alleged to have passed through Fidelity bank.

Issuing the order at the ad hoc committee’s sitting on Wednesday, the chairman, Hon. Adejero Adeogun threatened to issue warrant of arrest should the MD refused to appear on the next adjourned date.