The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has frozen the bank accounts of ex-lawmaker, Shehu Sani, according to his aide.
The Senior Special Adviser to the former Kano State lawmaker, Suleiman Ahmed made this known in a statement on Sunday, January 12, 2020
Shehu Sani was picked up by the anti-graft agency two weeks ago for allegedly demanding money from a businessman, Sani Dauda to bribe the acting chairman of the EFCC, Ibrahim Magu in order to influence an on going investigation
Shehu Sani’ s aide in the statement accused the EFCC of bias in its investigation.
Ahmed Suleiman wondered why Sani was arrested and his accuser “who admitted to giving bribe,” has not been invited for questioning.u
He also questioned the EFCC on the connection between extortion of $25,000 allegation against the ex-lawmaker and searching his residence, freezing his bank account and forcing him to declare his assets.