CBN alerts Nigerians over fake tweet posts on N50bn COVID-19 funds

CBN alert Nigerians over fake tweet posts on N50bn COVID-19 funds

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has raised an alarm to members of the public over the operation of a fake Twitter handle, @yusufPhilipYila, which was purported to belong to Philip Yila Yusuf, its Director, Development Finance. This was disclosed by Isaac Okoroafor, the CBN Director of Corporate Communications, in a press statement that was released on Sunday, June 28, 2020, in Abuja, describing the operations of the fake Twitter handle as fraudulent. According to information from News Agency of Nigeria (NAN), the CBN’s spokesperson pointed out that fake messages…

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