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EFCC clears 20 Ogun teachers over N200m scam

08 July 2015, 16:51

Ogun - 20 public secondary school teachers in Ogun State, invited by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over a N200m loan scam have been cleared, Punch reports

The teachers were part of the 120 teachers invited by the operatives of the anti-graft agency to answer questions on the N200m loan they allegedly took from one of the old generation banks.

It was discovered that none of the 20 teachers at any point in time obtained the said loan from the bank.

Also read: EFCC to quiz 120 teachers over N200m loan

The passport photographs provided by the bank did not tally with the faces of the teachers and all the addresses provided did not correspond with the teachers’.

It was also discovered that nearly all of the 20 teachers had no account with the bank and that the state Teaching Service Commission had no hand in the matter.

Read more at Punch

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