A person working with Procter and Gamble has been arrested by the EFCC for allegedly embezzling over N20m (Twenty Million Naira) firm funds to play sports activities betting.
Emmanuel Chigozie Eze, a 35-year-old Head of Gross sales for Procter and Gamble, was arrested by operatives of the Uyo Zonal Workplace of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee alongside ‘Ok Line space’ of Ewet Housing Property in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, following a petition.
The petitioner alleged that Eze used his place as Head of Gross sales for Procter and Gamble, to produce items value over N20m to prospects and transformed similar for private use.
Based on the complainant, the suspect between March 2020 and January 2021, bought items well worth the mentioned quantity and fraudulently collected monies from varied prospects utilizing his private account reasonably than the corporate’s account.
Investigations into the matter revealed that the suspect has extreme playing drawback as he spent over N4m putting bets on every day foundation with nearly nothing to point out for it.
Investigations are nonetheless ongoing and the suspect might be charged to courtroom as soon as its concluded.