Posted on: July 13, 2021 Posted by: Kamadi Amata Comments: 0

KCB bank has distance itself from a fraud website with information to call investment 

By Kamadi Amata

Fact Checker Journalist 

KCB bank has refutes claims that it has called Kenyans from all corners of the country to invest under her new terms. In an online post circulatin under https://kcbgroupkenya.com/invest/ and title KCB BANK INVESTMENT KENYA

the bank has term it as fraudulent page and urged Kenyans not to engage.

A screen shot of the website purported to be of KCB Bank 

Part of the information on the refuted website reads, ”KCB Bank Kenya Limited is a financial services provider headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya. It is licensed as a commercial bank, by the Central Bank of Kenya, the national banking regulator. The bank has also been running Agency banking model”.

The post have been divided into three parts that include the introduction, mission and an online registration form.

KCB national office here in Nairobi has term the page fraudulent. It has urged Kenyans not to engage.

A screen shot of the message going round purported to be from KCB

the promotion dubbed “Omoka Na KCB Features”. Has 7 investments plans.

“There are 7 Investment Plans Under Omoka na kcb program”.

It has also Highlighted the benefits of investing.

The Post had how to deposit your money once you do register.

Mtaani Radio fact check desk has since established not the website is fraud.

 

This story was produced by Kamadi Amata at Mtaani newsroom in partnership with Code for Africa’s iLAB data journalism programme.