Abuja - Strong indications have emerged that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has opened investigations into activities of some serving ministers in the President Muhammadu Buhari administration, Saharareporters reports.
Investigation revealed that operatives involved in the discreet probe had gathered some evidence against the affected ministers.
A top operative of the EFCC said investigations on two of the ministers had got to an advanced level.
The source said the two ministers were being probed in connection with financial crimes.
It was learnt that one of the ministers is from the South-West while the other is from the South-East.
Operatives of the EFCC’s Economic Governance Unit are probing the minister from the South-East while the investigation into the activities of the South-West minister is being handled by its Special Operations Unit.
Meanwhile the anti-graft agency has detained a former Minister of State for Defence, Musiliu Obanikoro,over allegation of financial crimes according to News24.
- News 24