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Obiano’s arrest is not political.- EFCC boss Abdulrasheed Bawa, speaks



The Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has denied claims that the recent arrest and questioning of the immediate past governor of Anambra state, Willie Obiano, is political.

Speaking to newsmen at the 5th Annual General Assembly of the Network of National Anti-corruption institutions in West Africa (NACIWA) today March 21, Bawa said the former governor who was arrested on March 17 while attempting to travel to the US, has been granted an administrative bail but that the former governor is yet to meet his bail conditions.

“Nothing political about the arrest of the former Anambra State Governor, Wille Obiano. He has been grated bail. But we await (when) he fulfils his bail conditions.”he said