The management of Heritage Bank has announced on their social media timeline on Instagram to debunk the rumours that Tobi, a contestant on the Big Brother Naija reality TV how is one of their staff.
According to a brief statement issued by the bank, Tobi resigned appropriately prior to the beginning of the show and he is not in any way affiliated with the bank.
The statement reads:
“We know you have all been wondering about Tobi’s connection to Heritage Bank,” said the statement, adding, “This is to clarify that he is a former staff of the bank and resigned appropriately prior to the Big Brother Naija show @bigbronaija.”
This clarification follows the speculations making rounds that the bank, which is the official sponsor of this year’s show, are influencing it in favour of the contestant. The bank has made it known that they do not have any work with Tobi again therefore they are not influencing the show with their support for Tobi, just as perceived by some people.