The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has taken into custody a former governor of Kebbi state, Usman Dakingari over allegations that he laundered N3.8billion from the state.
According to report, he was detained around 10a.m. at the EFCC headquarters and is currently undergoing interrogation at the hands of EFCC investigators.
Dakingari, who was elected governor of Kebbi state on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party in 2007, is the son-in-law of the late Nigerian president, Umaru Musa Yar’dua.
Bear in mind, on Friday, October 18, the EFCC invited the former governor of Akwa Ibom state, Godswill Akpabio for questioning.