Abuja - The Federal Government has announced that it is set to reopen corruption cases against some ex-governors, including embattled Senate President, Bukola Saraki and Senate Minority Leader, Godswill Akpabio, Naij reports.
Attorney General of the Federation, Abubakar Malami wrote to the Chairman of the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission,(ICPC) requesting that corruption cases against former ministers be reopened.
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Other former governors include Orji Uzor Kalu (Abia); Chimaroke Nnamani (Enugu); Saminu Turaki (Jigawa); Sule Lamido (Jigawa); Joshua Dariye (Plateau); Ahmed Yerima (Zamfara); Gabriel Suswam (Benue); Martin Elechi (Ebonyi); Danjuma Goje (Gombe) and Murtala Nyako (Adamawa).
They also include Ikedi Ohakim (Imo); Obong Victor Attah (Akwa Ibom); Achike Udenwa (Imo); Abdullahi Adamu (Nasarawa); Gbenga Daniel (Ogun); Jolly Nyame (Taraba); Boni Haruna (Adamawa); George Akume (Benue); Rashidi Ladoja (Oyo); Attahiru Bafarawa (Sokoto) and Adebayo Alao-Akala.
News24 Nigeria reported that the same list of governors has also been sent to the Independent National Electoral Commission for further investigation.
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- News24 Nigeria