Managing Director of First City Monument Bank (FCMB), Adam Nuru, has opted to go on leave amid the allegation of marital infidelity levelled against him.
TheCable reported that a panel is currently probing the allegation against Nuru, who has been accused of having an affair with a former official of the bank, who is married.
“The managing director volunteered to proceed on leave pending the outcome of the investigation of this scandal.
“Although it is a personal matter, the issue has gone really far and many allegations were made,” TheCable quoted to have said.
Over 3,000 people had signed a petition asking Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to sack Nuru.
The bank issue a statement on the situation on Wednesday.