Monday, 10 March 2014

Bayelsa Wants EFCC To Return Money Siezed From Alamiesiegha

Bayelsa State Government has requested the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to remit to it the sum of N1.4 Billion and another 1.3 million USD recovered from a former governor of the state, Diepreye Alamieyesiegha .

To recover the money from the anti-graft agency, Bayelsa State Government has engaged the services  of  the Chief Executive of Panic Alert Security System, Mr George Uboh.

In line with his mandate, Uboh wrote to the EFCC requesting for the monies to be paid to him within 7 days following which the commission requested him to meet with its staff on 19th December, 2013.

Uboh said that he met with EFCC and the commission asked him for a short time to

He said that as at the beginning of this month, the commission had yet to remit the monies and that the state had instructed that a suit be filed against the commission to recover the monies.

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