• EFCC arrests two former ministers, PDP chiefs over Diezani’s N23bn bribe

    EFCC arrests two former ministers, PDP chiefs over Diezani’s N23bn bribe

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested key leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party in the North-East states of Borno, Adamawa, Yobe and Gombe.

    The arrests, it was learnt, were part of investigations into the $115m (N23bn) allegedly disbursed by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, during the build-up to the 2015 presidential election.

    This is just as Senator Saidu Kumo, who is the Special Adviser, Political Matters, to the embattled PDP Chairman, Ali Modu Sheriff; and a […]