Latest Politics Top Stories

N2BN CONTRACT SCAM: DSS hands over Maina to EFCC

N2BN PENSION SCAM: DSS hands over Maina to EFCC

The arrested Chairman of the defunct Pension Reform Task Team, Mr. Abdulrasheed Maina has been handed over to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) by the Department of State Service (DSS)

It would be recalled that Maina was arrested at the Pennsylvania Avenue Hotel, Utako, Abuja alongside his 20-year-old son, Faisal, who allegedly pulled a pistol at DSS operatives in a bid to stop the arrest of his father.

Read also: New Senate bill seeks to tax Nigerians for GSM, cable TV services

Maina, who had been evading arrest for over four years was taken into the EFCC custody late on Wednesday.

According to an EFCC source, Maina was already been interrogated as at Wednesday night.

Join the conversation


About the author

Timothy Enietan-Matthews

Timothy is a versatile journalist, down to earth with a critical and curious mind.

/* ]]> */