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#Dasukigate: EFCC arrests former Niger State governor

09 April 2016, 17:51

Abuja - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested a former Governor of Niger State, Abdulkadir Kure.

He was arrested for allegedly receiving a N600m contract from a former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.).

Kure was arrested on Wednesday and has been undergoing intense interrogation.

Also read: EFCC arrests Buhari’s associate over Dasukigate

The former governor is believed to have received a contract from the Office of the NSA but there was no evidence to show that the terms of the contract were met.

Kure’s company was among the 300 firms indicted by a committee set up by the presidency to look into contracts awarded under the leadership of Dasuki.



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