The famous Anonymous, known as a hacker has propelled cyber attack against government institutions, and has hacked the website of First Bank of Nigeria Limited.
The bank’s website at 01:30pm showed that it had been brought down completely.
Anonymous affirmed in different tweets, that they brought down the bank’s website because the bank deducted money from the accounts of customers who are in support of the #EndSARS campaign.
Anonymous also accused the bank of instructing its staff not to join the #EndSARS campaign.
It stated, “Now #ENDSARSOPPRESSION Official website of First Banks Nigeria has been taken #Offline. You remove money from users because they support #EndSARS.
“We #Anonymous have taken-down your website in support of #EndSARS
“You will pay for your actions. you should have expected us!
“Enjoy your server taken down. no money is gone.”
Anonymous, however, said it would restore the website back “
In a reaction to the allegations, First Bank also tweeted, “We wish to state very clearly that First Bank has not banned any staff from joining the protests and will never do so.
“We have continued to lend our voice to end all forms of brutality including Police, Rape and domestic violence.
“Our position remains that deep-rooted Reforms are a fundamental solution we must embrace.”
Earlier, Anonymous had hacked the websites of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), the Lagos State website, the Kaduna State website, and the Central bank of Nigeria (CBN) but restored them.
The reformation is meant to concern everyone and with this all agencies are expected to comply according to the anonymous hacker.