Nairobi News


Sacked National Bank CEO arrested at JKIA trying to leave country

Former National Bank of Kenya chief executive Munir Ahmed was on Thursday night arrested at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport as he attempted to leave the country.

Mr Ahmed was arrested by detectives from the Banking Fraud Investigations Unit.

He was sacked in April together with two other executives over questionable deals at the bank including money laundering, illegal loans and theft.

He is scheduled to be arraigned at the Milimani law courts on Friday.