Anonymous hacking group on Saturday October 17 shut down the website of First Bank Nigeria for allegedly freezing #EndSARS movement fund-raiser account.
NescoMedia reports that the group which is one of the most notorious hacking group of all time, had earlier hacked the websites of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) and the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The group has also threatened to hack more government websites.
On Friday, October they hacked the official Twitter handle of the National Broadcasting Commission and the account is still under their control having grown from 10,000 followers to 22,500 followers.
According to the group, they support weak against the powerful and stand for justice.
Anonymous further stated that their actions are in support against the brutality of the police.
#Anonymous #OpNigeria #EndSARS #EndSARSNow #ENDSARSOPPRESSION— Anonymous (@LiteMods) October 17, 2020
Official website of First Banks Nigeria has been taken #Offline. You remove money from users because they support #EndSARS. Enjoy your server taken down. no money is gone.
CHECK HOST : https://t.co/2m66mCjxsw
First Bank Nigeria website has been down for 35 minutes already. This already shows how safe the banks are.. lulz!!— Anonymous (@LiteMods) October 17, 2020
Ill keep it down for some time