Saturday, November 16, 2013
EFCC storms Jigawa, arrest two sons of Gov. Lamido
According to Saturday Sun Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday night, between the hours of 11 and 11.30pm, arrested the two sons of Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State, Aminu and Mustapha Lamido.
This latest arrest is coming about one year after Lamido’s eldest son, Aminu, was arrested at the Kano International airport, on his way to Egypt, with his family, for medical attention, on the allegation that he failed to declare the $50, 000 in his possession. He was said to have declared only $10, 000, to the Nigerian Customs Service.
The arrest is also coming ahead of the meeting of the Governor Rotimi Ameachi-led Nigeria Governors Forum, NGF, in Sokoto today (Saturday) in which, Governor Sule Lamido, is a leading member.