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EFCC UNCOVERS FRESH N90BN FRAUD AGAINST ACCOUNTANT GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION IDRIS AHMED, OPENS LONG CHAIN OF CORRUPTION

EFCC UNCOVERS FRESH N90BN FRAUD AGAINST ACCOUNTANT GENERAL OF THE FEDERATION IDRIS AHMED, OPENS LONG CHAIN OF CORRUPTION

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has discovered a fresh N90bn fraud allegedly committed by the suspended Accountant-General of Federation, Ahmed Idris, bringing the scope of fraud allegations against to N170bn.

Ahmed Idris was arrested by the EFCC on the 16th of May 2022 over fraud allegations to the tune of N80,000,000,000.
He was arrested in Kano after failing to honour the agency’s invitation.
Since his arrest, Ahmed Idris has been in the custody of the EFCC answering questions, some of which have led to the discovery of a fresh N90,000,000,000 fraud.

Idris Ahmed who is battling to secure his bail has exposed some top government officials allegedly involved with him in some transactions.

It will be recalled that last night, the EFCC stormed the Abuja residence of the former Zamfara State Governor, Abdulaziz Yari to arrest him as one of the persons connected with some shady deals with the embattled Accountant-General.
The EFCC has also grilled a Permanent Secretary in connection with some “deals in which he was implicated”.

According to reports, the anti-graft agency was also closing in on a minister who was fingered in the allegations against the suspended Accountant-General.
Detectives of the EFCC have made startling discoveries about some transactions in the Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation (OAGF).

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