We recovered over N30bn from suspended AG, Ahmed Idris, says EFCC Boss

Our reporter| The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Thursday said it recovered over 30 billion naira out of the 109 billion naira alleged to have been fraudulently amassed by the suspended Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris.

Chairman of the EFCC, Abdulrasheed Bawa, disclosed at the weekly ministerial briefing in the State House, also revealed that high profile personalities and government agencies across the board, have been subject to investigation including the EFCC, which is evidence of the government’s successful anti corruption drive.

According to him, going forward, a Special control unit against Money laundering (SCUML), would make it difficult for Nigerians to launder proceeds of crime in the next two three years.

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The EFCC boss further stated that the commission will by year end publish nationwide auction real estates across 15 locations in the country, in order to dispose of over 150 flats and apartments forfeited assets.

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