Osogbo - The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has condemned the arrest of its candidate in the last Osun State governorship election, Senator Iyiola Omisore by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), reports Premium Times
The EFCC arrested Omisore on Sunday at his residence in Abuja after securing a court warrant to the effect.
He was arrested for his alleged role in the #Dasukigate, reports News 24
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.
The PDP has, however, accused the anti-graft agency of being bias.
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Speaking through its Osun state spokesman, Diran Odeyemi, the party said Omisore had a valid court injunction restraining the EFCC from arresting him.
Odeyemi said the PDP would approach the court for Omisore’s bail on Monday.
- News 24