BREAKING: Former SGF, Anyim Pius arrested by EFCC

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BREAKING: Former SGF, Anyim Pius arrested by EFCC

The nation’s former Secretary to the Federal Government, Chief Pius Anyim, has been arrested by the EFCC.

According to Kaduna News Online sources, Anyim is currently in detention where he is being interrogated by the officials of the EFCC.

He was arrested over an alleged fraud involving the Centenary City in Abuja.

It was stated in a report that Anyim, who was SGF under the immediate past administration of Goodluck Jonathan, is being interrogated by the Commission’s operatives.

It would be recalled that the House of Representatives had not too long ago made a recommendation that the prosecution of Anyim over the Abuja Centenary City project.

The house also made it clear that Anyim and his associates flouted existing laws guiding the Abuja land swap policy for personal gains.

The project in question, which is worth more than $18 billion, had Anyim as a major driver.

On February 3, Anyim, while appearing before the committee, accused Herman Hembe, the committee’s chairman, of “deep-seated personal bias”.

 

 

BREAKING: Former SGF, Anyim Pius arrested by EFCC

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