Obanikoro released by EFCC

Ebun Francis

Senator Musiliu Obanikoro, the former minister of state for defence has been released from detention by the Economic and Financial crime commission EFCC, according to multiple sources in the commission. Obanikoro who has been in detention since last month was released late saturday and it is believed that he is on his way to his Lagos home.

A national Newspaper reported Friday that the former Junior defence minister had pledged to return N480m, in addition to the N100m he earlier returned.

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