• Governor Ortom drags 52 persons, firms to EFCC for allegedly looting N107bn state funds

    Governor Ortom drags 52 persons, firms to EFCC for allegedly looting N107bn state funds

    Governor Samuel Ortom of Benue state has dragged 52 individuals and organizations, indicted by the Justice Elizabeth Kpojime Judicial Commission of Enquiry, to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in a move to recover the N107 billion allegedly looted from the state’s treasury during the last administration.

    The Governor who made this known yesterday in Makurdi, said he was compelled to take the matter to the EFCC following the refusal of the indicted persons to return the alleged loot.

    According to […]