Facts Behind The Purported Charges By The ICPC Against Access Bank

Our attention has been drawn to recent news reports in some newspapers and online publications which suggest that Access Bank Plc ('the Bank') and its principal officers were recently arraigned in court by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission ('ICPC') over their alleged refusal to lift a Post-No-Debit ('PND') order on the accounts belonging to Blaid Properties Limited and Blaid Construction Limited ('the Accounts').