The Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee (EFCC) has arrested the rapid previous Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano on the Murtala Muhammad Worldwide Airport Lagos.
This was confirmed by a supply within the anti-graft company, who spoke with our analyst on the situation of anonymity on Thursday night.
In keeping with him, Obiano was arrested on his method to the USA of America on the Worldwide airport in Lagos.
What the supply is saying
He mentioned, “The previous governor has been on the watchlist of the fee prior to now and may very well be achieved due to sure points. He was arrested after some folks tipped us that he was flying in a foreign country this night to Houston, United States of America.”
What you need to know
In November 2021, media stories had it that EFCC wrote the Comptroller-Basic of the Nigeria Immigration Service requested the service to put the governor on a watch listing and inform it anytime he’s travelling in a foreign country from any of the worldwide airports and different factors of entry and exit.
It isn’t clear why the anti-graft company positioned the governor on safety watch however sources mentioned the transfer is a sign that the company could have been discreetly investigating Obiano and probably have intelligence that he plans to flee after he palms over energy to his successor, Prof Charles Soludo.