Wema Bank has announced that two of its staff members have tested positive to the coronavirus in two of its branches.
In a release on Thursday, the bank mentioned that the infected staff were currently being treated after only displaying mild symptoms.
“In keeping with our commitment to ensure the safety of our customers, staff and community, we have notified customers who visited those branches to get tested,” it stated.
The bank mentioned that the two affected have been shut down for immediate disinfection and will only be reopened once it is certified that it is safe enough for services to resume.
“Customers in the affected areas can continue to carry out transactions using our alternative banking channels – ALAT and *945#. Should you have any issues, you can call our customer service or visit any of our other branches close to you.
“We implore everyone to keep up good hygiene practices; do not discriminate or stigmatize infected persons and desist from spreading false information,” the bank conclusion.