Thursday, January 7, 2016

Dasukigate: EFCC Arrests Former Military Governor Of Kaduna State, Lawal Isa



On Wednesday night, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) captured a previous military legislative head of Kaduna State and chieftain of the decision All Progressives Congress (APC), Lawal Jafaru Isa. Mr. Isa is the first chieftain of the APC captured by the EFCC since the start of a clearing test into the charged redirection of $2.1 billion implied for arms buy by authorities of the prompt past organization.

Mr. Isa, Military Administrator of Kaduna State from December 1993 to August 1996 amid the military administration of General Sani Abacha and one-time governorship hopeful of the ancient CPC in Kano State, is a dear companion of the beset previous National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki.

Mr. Isa, likewise a nearby political partner of President Muhammadu Buhari, was captured at his
Abuja living arrangement situated at Ajayi Crowther Street, Asokoro.

A witness told PREMIUM TIMES that agents of the counter join commission attacked his living arrangement around 9pm, and afterward whisked him away a couple of minutes after the fact. Mr. Isa, a resigned brigadier general, was welcomed a week ago to show up before the commission on Wednesday (yesterday) to dispel any confusion air on "some flawed receipts" from the previous NSA.

Agents trust the resigned trooper got over N100million from Mr. Dasuki.

As opposed to regarding the welcome, sources said, Mr. Isa composed a letter to the EFCC through his legal advisor, looking for a deferment of his appearance date on the grounds of death of a relative.

Clearly disappointed with his reason, the EFCC however captured him to illuminate the "sketchy receipts".

The representative of the EFCC, Wilson Ujuwaren, couldn't be come to Thursday morning for‎ remarks on the capture.

Be that as it may, a top authority of the commission affirmed the improvement.

"He has been squandering our time, and we simply need to lift him up for our examination to proceed with," the authority sai