Suspended Acting Chairman of the Economic & Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, yesterday appeared before the Presidential panel probing him over allegations raised by Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, for the sixth time.
Magu, who was arrested last week by operatives of the Department of State Service, DSS, and Force Criminal Investigations and Intelligence Department, FCID, last week, was brought before the panel sitting at the Old Banquet Hall of Aso Villa, at 9:00am.
Vanguard gathered that at yesterday’s sitting, the panel, led by former President of the Court of Appeal, Justice Ayo Salami, retd, ordered Magu’s offices in Abuja and Lagos locked up.
Also, about 18 of his aides were ordered locked out of their offices by the panel.
A source told Vanguard that three bullet-proof exhibit vehicles (Special Utility Vehicles, SUVs,) he had been using were recovered from him by the panel
According to the source, one of the vehicles was recovered in Maiduguri, the Borno State capital.
It was also learned that the panel asked him to account for the sum of N700 million meant for training of the commission’s operatives. the training, it was gathered, had not been held. Vanguard