The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has seized the passport of a former Minister of Aviation, Senator Stella Oduah, after grilling her for several hours on Wednesday.
A senior EFCC official told our correspondent that the commission had built a ‘strong case’ against the ex-minister.
He said, “Senator Stella Oduah returned for the second round of questioning on Wednesday. After intense grilling, she was allowed to go home on the condition that she turns in her passport to the EFCC.
Attempts by SUNDAY PUNCH, to get Oduah were not successful on Saturday.
Punch, March 4, 2018
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