Calabar – Patricia, a leading tech, crypto, and financial services company, has released a statement confirming the arrest of Wilfred Bonse, a Governorship Candidate from Cross River state during the 2023 general elections, in connection with the theft of N607,000,000 from Patricia. The announcement was made last week by the Nigerian Police Force PRO, acknowledging the efforts of the NPF-Cybercrime Unit in the ongoing investigation.
The statement expresses Patricia’s commitment to transparency and highlights the importance of making users whole after the cyberattack. Wilfred Bonse, described as one of the masterminds behind the hack, was reportedly instrumental in the unauthorized access and theft.
While the case is still under investigation, Patricia assures its users that all individuals involved, including Bonse’s accomplices, will be brought to justice. The recovery of the stolen funds is emphasized as a crucial step toward ensuring the financial well-being of Patricia users.
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The company extends its gratitude to the Nigerian Police Force Cybercrime Unit for their tireless work in uncovering and addressing the cybercrime. Patricia acknowledges the significance of these actions in demonstrating that no one is above the law.
As the investigation progresses, Patricia promises to provide more updates to keep its users informed about the situation. The commitment to transparency, user security, and cooperation with law enforcement remains a top priority for the tech company.
However, reactions of netizens who are suspectedly subscribers to Patricia suggests that some of them are not impressed with the development of the arrest of Bonse. They have requested that refunds be made.