The Economic and financial crimes commission today July 31 invited and is currently interrogating former Senate President, Bukola Saraki.
Saraki, who is a former governor of Kwara state, was invited for questioning over allegations of misappropriation of funds and money laundering. He arrived at the commission’s office at about 2 pm and is currently being interrogated.
It is not clear if he will be detained overnight.
As senate president between 2015 and 2019, Saraki spent a considerable time facing allegations of corruption and false declaration of assets. He was acquitted by the Supreme Court in June 2018.