• EFCC returns Timipre Sylva’s ’48 houses’ seized under Jonathan

    EFCC returns Timipre Sylva’s ’48 houses’ seized under Jonathan

    Timipre Sylva, former governor of Bayelsa state, has retrieved 48 of his property which the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) seized during the administration of Goodluck Jonathan.

    According to reports, some of the property are located in Wuse II and Maitama, highbrow areas of Abuja.

    Back then, the commission had slammed 50 charges against the ex-governor and arraigned him before three federal high courts in Abuja.

    Sylva, who contested the 2015 governorship election in Bayelsa, had accused the anti-graft agency of witch-hunt […]