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EFCC Spokesman confirms Saraki’s arrest, detention

former Senate President, Dr Bukola Saraki

  • Says he is under interrogation
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday in Abuja confirmed the arrest and detention of the former Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki.

According to the spokesperson of the commission, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren, he said Saraki was invited for questioning over allegations of corruption and money laundering.

He said the former senate president was currently in the custody of the commission for the continuation of interrogation.

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Spokesperson, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren,



The invitation and detention of Saraki for interrogation was happening days after a former Nasarawa State Gov. Tanko Al-Makura and his wife, Mairo, were invited and interrogated.

The commission had invited Al-Makura and the wife over alleged breach of public trust and misappropriation of billions of naira by his administration. (NAN)

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