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EFCC Arrests Former DSS DG Ita Ekpeyong

Ita EkpeyongFormer DSS DG, Ita Ekpeyong

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former Director-General of the Department of State Services, Ita Ekpeyong.

The incident which happened at 46, Maman Nasir Street, Asokoro, Abuja, on Thursday afternoon were mem from EFCC came in three buses and some patrol vehicles accompanied by over 20 armed policemen.

The operatives then searched the mansion for over two hours before leaving at 3.20pm.

It was observed that no cash was recovered.

The raid occurred barely 10 months after the DSS under the leadership of the recently sacked DG, Lawal Daura, prevented EFCC men from searching or arresting Ekpeyong despite a court order.



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Farouk Mohammed is a Senior Editor at Okay Nigeria (OkayNG.com). He has been publishing for 5 years and focused more on Local/World News on OkayNG.com.

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