‘EFCC Not Aware Of Seal-off Of Saraki’s Houses’

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Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) authorities say they are yet aware of alleged seal-off of houses believed to belong to President of the Senate, Dr Bukola Saraki.

Acting head, Media and Publicity of the commission, Mr Tony Orilade, said in Abuja, yesterday, that he was unaware of the issue.

“I don’t have any information on it,” he said.

The alleged sealed property are multiple residential houses located in highbrow Ikoyi, Lagos.

Saraki had recently come under pressure from the anti-graft agency.

The EFCC had confirmed reports that it had opened a fresh investigation into Saraki’s stewardship as President of the Senate as well as a probe of his earnings as governor of Kwara from 2003 to 2011.

Orilade had in a statement said that EFCC was obligated by law to enthrone probity and accountability in the governance space and had supremely pursued this duty without ill-will or malice against anyone.

“It is in the interest of the public, and for Saraki’s…



Source: Leadership Newspaper