First Bank

12.07.2022 Featured After FIJ’s Story, First Bank Returns N11,500 Deducted From Customer’s Account

Published 12th Jul, 2022

By Basit Jamiu

First Bank has finally reversed a total of N11,500 to Chikwendu King, a Port Harcourt-based businessman who had narrated how he suffered a series of debits between July 19, 2021, and May 25, 2022, to FIJ.

King confirmed to FIJ on Tuesday that he received the money after an FIJ story detailing his one-year struggle to retrieve it.

READ ALSO: First Bank Customer Wants Money Back After Multiple Deductions From Failed Transactions

“I have received my money from First Bank. Thank you very much, FIJ,” he said.

A receipt of one of the refunds
A receipt of one of the refunds

FIJ earlier reported how first bank failed to refund his money despite using all the necessary channels to file his complaints.

He told FIJ that he visited the bank severally, called and even reached out to them via Instagram but nothing was done about the multiple deductions.

READ ALSO: After FIJ’s Story, Jumia Refunds Customer’s N100,000

King had received unauthorised debits of N5100, N3900 and N1500 within one year, all amounting to N11,500.

Published 12th Jul, 2022

By Basit Jamiu


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