Connect with us


EFCC reportedly grills ex-Senate President, Anyim, for alleged N780m fraud



The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Sunday questioned the former Senate President, Anyim Pius Anyim, for alleged diversion of funds.

EFCC sources said the ex-Secretary to the Government of the Federation arrived at the commission headquarters in Abuja at about 3:00 p.m. on Sunday to defend himself on the corruption allegation hanging on his neck.

READ ALSO:ALLEGED N1BN FRAUD: Court grants ex-NSITF chief bail

According to the sources, Anyim was quizzed on how the sum of N780 million released to a former Minister of Aviation, Stella Oduah, for project rehabilitation in the ministry was allegedly traced to a company in which he (ex-SGF) had an interest.

The EFCC had also arraigned the former minister for alleged money laundering to the tune of N5billion at the Federal High Court, Abuja.

Join the conversation


Support Ripples Nigeria, hold up solutions journalism

Balanced, fearless journalism driven by data comes at huge financial costs.

As a media platform, we hold leadership accountable and will not trade the right to press freedom and free speech for a piece of cake.

If you like what we do, and are ready to uphold solutions journalism, kindly donate to the Ripples Nigeria cause.

Your support would help to ensure that citizens and institutions continue to have free access to credible and reliable information for societal development.

Donate Now