EFCC Denies Obiano Bail, May Get Court Order To Hold Him
From Fred Itua, Abuja
Quick past legislative leader of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, who was captured on Thursday night at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos, in transit United States of America, has been denied regulatory bail by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
As per EFCC sources, Obiano is being cross examined and kept over supposed theft of assets during his eight-year residency as lead representative.
The source said that the counter unite organization will keep Obiano in its Abuja office consistently, and may probably get a request from a Magistrate Court to confine him for additional days.
The source said that Obiano was carried to Abuja in the early long periods of Friday from Lagos, where agents are penetrating him on how the supposed assets were abused.
The source additionally uncovered that a few officials and chief officials, who served in Obiano’s organization, might be gotten by EFCC agents before long.
Obiano has been in a running fight with the EFCC. Last year, the counter unite office, gave a notification, uncovering Obiano from leaving the nation even as lead representative with resistance.
Incapable to impact his capture, agents of the Commission were on high alarms at the different leave worldwide air terminals the nation over, sitting tight for the previous lead representative.
Representative of the Commission, Wilson Uwujaren, didn’t answer calls put on his GSM to additionally affirm the line of activity by the counter unite office.