Lagos - Ecobank has sued its former head of strategy, David Lawson, for maligning the chief executive officer of the bank, Thierry Tanoh.
The bank in the suit said Lawson wrote the anonymous email to senior executives accusing Tanoh of paying himself an inflated bonus for work done in the months before he took office, reports BusinessDay..
The mail entitled “Major corporate governance issues at Ecobank” said the bank was at risk because of poor leadership.
Lawson denied writing the mail, saying his phone and email account were hacked by Ecobank executives including Tanoh in order to nail him.
Read more at BusinessDay.