• EFCC detains oil baron, Olaitan Adesanya and places others on watch list over N23bn election bribe

    EFCC detains oil baron, Olaitan Adesanya and places others on watch list over N23bn election bribe

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday grilled and detained an oil chief, Leno Olaitan Adesanya, in connection with the ongoing probe of the bribe given to some officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).

    Adesanya allegedly contributed $1.85million to the bribe sum of $115million.

    The commission has, however, watch-listed others at airports, seaports and border posts because they have not responded to the commission’s invitation.

    But the EFCC was still keeping in custody the Managing Director of Fidelity Bank Plc, […]