The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, has been arrested by men of the Deparment Of State Services DSSfollowing Corruption Charges.
Magu was arrested over allegations that he owns four properties and that he ( Magu ) was allegedly transferring funds abroad through a third party.
He was arrested on Monday 6th July 2020 by DSS operatives after over allegations that he was siphoning money recovered by the commission from looters into private bank accounts overseas.
It was recorded that the officers assigned to protect he put up a resistance to stop the arrest and it took a direct call from the authorities to neutralize them.
The AGF allegedly listed 22 offences allegedly committed by him, for which he should be sacked.
Magu has been in acting capacity since the National Assembly twice refused to confirm his nomination to head the anti-graft agency, after the president sent his name to the federal lawmakers on both occasions.