BY NAMULONGO PETER NAIROBI,NOV 19TH ,2016-
Family Bank headquarters located at the junction Muindi Mbingu and Mokktar Daddah streets in Nairobi.
A woman has been arrested and being interrogated over allegations of spreading false and untrue information claiming that Family Bank has been put under receivership on social media.
Ms Christine Njeri was arrested by Banking Fraud Investigations Unit detectives Friday evening and spent the night at Kileleshwa Police Station.
The move comes two days after Family Bank assured its customers that its remains strong and open for business.
In the statement, the bank urged its customers to ignore negative statements and malicious rumours on social media that tried to depict it negatively.
“The source of the malicious statement is under investigation by the directorate of Criminal Investigations,” the statement read.
Family Bank confirmed its strong financial position stating that it operates within requirements governed by the Central Bank of Kenya