Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Another Access Bank Staff Dies On Duty Over Bad Working Conditions
It has become imperative for the
relevant authorities in the banking
sector to look into the activities of the
management of Access Bank with
regards to the working conditions of
their staff and unreasonable target to
those in marketing unit.
Latest reported is that another staffer of
the financial institution, identified as
Caleb Ogbonnaya died while on duty on
Monday September 03 2012.
He reportedly slumped and died at the
Oyin Jolayemi, Lagos Office of the bank.
Just as in the case of 29 year old
Solabomi Olugbemi of the Retail
Business Unit barely two weeks ago,
who reportedly suffered hypertension
over inability to meet her target - he
was rushed to the hospital, but didn’t
This development has thickened health
fears and apprehension among staffers
of the bank with Mr Aigboje Aig
Imhoukhuede as helms man.
The first death that sparked of the
health scare among workers was that of
Solabomi, a 29yr old mother of 3, traced
to hypertension over inability to meet
fund acquisition target.
It was reported that the Divisional
Director of the bank gave them an ear-
pulling warning early this year to raise
cheap funds for the bank of N1trillion in
6months. Solabomi lost her life because
of bad accounts she inherited from a
product called Auto-online (Car Loan)
coupled with the incident of one of her
customers withdrawing 200million naira
from his account which threw her
balance sheet to negative.
Posted by Eddy Ogbunambala at 6:14 PM