While business is still going on at Union bank, it is not under extreme smiling atmosphere as the bank recently lost a rare gem, Mr. Cyril Odu, who happened to be the chairman.
Mr. Cyril Odu, died on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, after a brief illness. During his time at the bank, he was able to contribute wholesomely to the growth as the bank transformed from the old generational bank into what it is today.
Announcing his death, the bank wrote, “The Board of Directors, Management and Staff of Union Bank are saddened to announce the passing of our Chairman, Mr. Cyril Odu, on Tuesday, September 17, 2019, after a brief illness.
“Mr. Odu was an outstanding leader who brought a wealth of experience and intellect to his role as Chairman. The entire Union Bank family mourns his loss. Our deepest sympathies go to the Odu family, his friends and colleagues. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the family.”