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ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

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ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

Former Governor of Imo State and lawmaker representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha

ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

Former Governor of Imo State and lawmaker representing Imo West Senatorial District, Rochas Okorocha

is still being detained in Abuja by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, 24 hours after his arrest, Premium Times reports.

ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

The fNaija News had earlier reported that the Senator was arrest by the anti-graft agency on Tuesday at his Unity House private office in Abuja.

Recall that Okorocha on Tuesday denied that he was arrested by the anti-graft agency, but was invited for questioning.
Sources closer to the development, noted that Okorocha was arrested after a five-hour standoff with EFCC operatives who trailed him to the location.

It was gathered that the former Governor had been repeatedly invited by the commission to its Abuja headquarters in connection with multiple corruption allegations against him.

The lawmaker, however, declined to honour the invitation, a development that saw him arrested.
Sources closer to the development, noted that Okorocha was arrested after a five-hour standoff with EFCC operatives who trailed him to the location.

ROCHAS OKOROCHA STILL IN DETENTION BY EFCC

It was gathered that the former Governor had been repeatedly invited by the commission to its Abuja headquarters in connection with multiple corruption allegations against him.

The lawmaker, however, declined to honour the invitation, a development that saw him arrested.
Sources in EFCC on Wednesday noted that Okorocha slept over at the detention facility of the commission in Wuse 2, Abuja.

On why he has not been released, the sources said “operatives have been interrogating him since his arrest since Tuesday.”

“The interrogation has continued till this afternoon,” one of the sources added, but could not tell when the questioning session would end.

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JONATHAN UNDER PRESSURE TO CONTEST 2023 REASONS HERE

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While describing Jonathan Under Pressure to contest 2023 Reasons here  as a peacebuilder, Omokri stated that the former president is the most qualified southerner for the election.

JONATHAN UNDER PRESSURE TO CONTEST 2023 REASONS HERE

 

He revealed that some Nigerians had been meeting with the former President to convince him to contest the poll.

JONATHAN UNDER PRESSURE TO CONTEST 2023 REASONS HERE

He said, “I speak to him almost daily; he is not a power monger. He is in Ghana for peacebuilding efforts at the ECOWAS summit. He is very focused on building peace on the African continent. He deserves a Nobel peace prize for what he has done.
While describing Jonathan as a peacebuilder, Omokri stated that the former president is the most qualified southerner for the election.

He revealed that some Nigerians had been meeting with the former President to convince him to contest the poll.

He said, “I speak to him almost daily; he is not a power monger. He is in Ghana for peacebuilding efforts at the ECOWAS summit. He is very focused on building peace on the African continent. He deserves a Nobel peace prize for what he has done.
He is under pressure to recontest. He will win if he contests against anybody. He is the only southern candidate that can win in 2023. I don’t think he is interested in contesting the poll.”

JONATHAN UNDER PRESSURE TO CONTEST 2023 REASONS HERE

Asked specifically why he won’t consider re-contesting, Omokri said, “I am very close to him; Jonathan is a patriot. He has a consistent history of doing what is suitable for Nigeria, and he will do that.”

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The presidency has NPA BOSS SUSPENDED BY THE PRESIDENCY DETAILS confirmed the suspension of the Managing Director, Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Hadiza Bala Usman.

NPA BOSS SUSPENDED BY THE PRESIDENCY DETAILS

The suspension according to a statement on Thursday evening by presidential spokesperson, Garba Shehu was approved by President Muhammadu Buhari.

He added that the suspension of Usman is based on the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rotimi Amaechi on the need to investigate the management of the Nigerian Ports Authority.
The President, therefore, directed Usman to step aside from her role pending the outcome of the investigations by the panel set up while Mr Mohammed Koko will be in acting capacity as the NPA boss.

The full statement reads: “President Muhammadu Buhari has approved the recommendation of the Ministry of Transportation under Rt. Hon. Rotimi Amaechi for the setting up of an Administrative Panel of Inquiry to investigate the Management of the Nigerian Ports Authority, NPA.”

NPA BOSS SUSPENDED BY THE PRESIDENCY DETAILS

“The President has also approved that the Managing Director, Hadiza Bala Usman step aside while the investigation is carried out. Mr Mohammed Koko will act in that position.”
The panel is to be headed by the Director, Maritime Services of the Ministry while the Deputy Director, Legal of the same ministry will serve as Secretary.”

“Other members of the panel will be appointed by the Minister.”

Naija News reports Usman was only reappointed in January for a second term in office as the NPA boss.
Meanwhile, the parents of the 27 freed students of the Federal College of Forestry Mechanisation, Afaka, Kaduna State have revealed why they visited renowned Islamic Cleric, Sheikh Ahmad Gumi.

Speaking with reporters on Thursday, the parents said they were his to thank him for the role played in securing their children from bandits.

NPA BOSS SUSPENDED BY THE PRESIDENCY DETAILS

Led by the chairman and the secretary of the Parents Forum, Malam Usman Abdullahi, Friday Sanni, respectively, begged the Islamic cleric to extend their appreciation to former President Olusegun Obasanjo for their struggle to bring back their children.

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BREAKING: BUHARI RECEIVES NIN IDENTITY CARD TODAY PHOTOS HERE

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BUHARI RECEIVES NIN IDENTITY CARD TODAY PHOTOS HERE

BUHARI RECEIVES NIN IDENTITY CARD TODAY PHOTOS HERE

BUHARI RECEIVES NIN IDENTITY CARD TODAY PHOTOS HERE

President @MBuhari receives his NIN Identity Card from Minister of @FMoCDENigeria, @DrIsaPantami during the Launch of the National Policy for the Promotion of Indigenous Content in the Nigerian Telecommunications Sector & Revised National Identity Policy for Sim Card Registration

 

BUHARI RECEIVES NIN IDENTITY CARD TODAY PHOTOS HERE

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