Abuja - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has given conditions for the release of Senator Iyiola Omisore, who was arrested in Abuja on Sunday, Vanguard reports.
According to a statement by the spokesperson of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP in Osun state, Diran Odeyemi, EFCC in a letter handed over to Omisore after several hours of interrogation asked him to produce two serving Directors in any of the Federal Ministries or Agency with landed property in quarters of Maitama or Asokoro area of Abuja while the Sureties must submit the original C of O of the said landed properties to the commission.
Omisore was arrested by the anti-graft agency according to News24 on Sunday.
The spokesperson of the anti-graft agency, Wilson Uwujaren, said that Omisore was arrested as part of investigation into a case of receiving and misappropriating N700 million from the Office of the National Security Adviser, between June and November, 2014.
Uwujaren stated that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chieftain has been elusive and refused to report to the Commission after invitation was extended to him on April 7, 2016 requesting him to come and make clarification on the ongoing investigation.
- News 24