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EFCC Quizzes Ex-Gov Akpabio

Posted: Oct 16, 2015 at 10:19 pm   /   by   /   comments (0)

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has reportedly arrested former Akwa Ibom State Governor and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio.

An online news site, Premium Times, reports that Akpabio was taken in by EFCC operatives at about 5.20 pm.

He was said to have been accompanied by a few aides and Ricky Tarfa (SAN).

The report states that an aide to the former governor, who cannot be named because he is not authorised to speak on the matter revealed that Mr. Akpabio currently being interrogated by officials of the EFCC over fraud.

An EFCC source also confirmed the development.

“He was brought in at about 5.20 p.m. accompanied by a few aides and Mr. Rickey Tarfa,” source said.