Details of how two ex-council chairmen from Ibadan less city spent 2 nights in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, over alleged fraud has been uncovered.
Insideoyo.com had reported how the commission has been inviting the ex-council bosses, who served till May, 2015, over what they used the N11 million allegedly deducted from the accounts of their respective council areas towards 2015 elections.
Also, the commission is allegedly questioning a permanent secretary inside whose account it found over N100 million.
It would be recalled that three of the ex-council helmsmen from Ibadan city spent three nights at the commission for not being able to account for what the money was used for.
Last Tuesday, it was learnt that the commission had invited 5 of the ex-chairmen from Ibadan less city for questioning. Out of the 5, only two of them allegedly said they collected the money. “But when asked what they used the money for, they could not provide tenable answer. The other three who ‘cooperated’ with officials of the commission were asked to go and appear every week while the other two were told to bring sureties to sign their bail. It took them two days before they could provide the conditions.” the source revealed.