Former Kaduna Central Senator, Shehu Sani has appealed to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) to let The Sun Newspaper continue to operate until the resolution of the pending case and in view of the company as an employer.
Sani made the comments on his Twitter page on Sunday in reaction to the reported sealing of the premises of the Sun Newspaper located at 2, Coscharis Street, Kirikiri Industrial Layout, Apapa, Lagos, on Saturday.
He appealed to the EFCC and the AGF to pardon the newspaper especially the staff of the organisation who have been told to keep off the premises.
Sani wrote on his Twitter page: “I wish to appeal to the EFCC and the AGF to let The Sun Newspaper Continue to shine until the resolution of the pending case and in view of the Paper as an employer.”
While reacting, the Sun Newspaper issued an official statement on the sealing and marking of its corporate headquarters by EFCC.
The newspaper in the statement on Saturday faulted the EFCC for marking its corporate headquarters and also added that the Notice of Appeal and Motion for a Stay of Execution were duly served on EFCC by the bailiffs of the court.
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