Ibrahim Magu has been released.
The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Ibrahim Magu, has been released.
It was reported that Magu was released on Wednesday evening after spending 10 days in custody.
It was reports that although Magu's bail conditions are difficult to obtain, sources confirm that he has returned home .
This is the second week that Magu has been investigated for alleged corruption and disobedience, according to the Minister of Justice, Abubakar Malami, who has lodged a complaint with the presidency.
Since his arraignment before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry, Magu has not returned home and is being held at the National Police Headquarters.
Magu was first arraigned before a commission of inquiry on Monday, July 6, and has since been abducted by police officers to their headquarters.
Magu is taken to the presidential palace by police whenever he appears before a commission of inquiry to further answer questions on the charges against him.
The Inspector General of Police (IGP), Mohammed Adamu, has informed Ibrahim Magu that he is not responsible for his detention.
Tosin Ojoamo, Magu's lawyer, wrote Magu's bail application to the office of the Inspector General of Police.
However, in response letter CB: 7000 / IGP / .SEC / ABJ / VOL.489 / 171 sent by the IGP to Magu's lawyer, he informed him that he had diverted his request to the Commission of Inquiry into the allegations. being made for the Magu.
The IGP sent the letter to Ojoamo on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, four days after the lawyer sent a letter seeking Magu's bail.
Part of the letter states that; "The IGP wants to draw your attention to the fact that the police are not investigating CP Ibrahim Magu (the person you represent), but the EFCC's Commission of Inquiry is investigating him.
Therefore, the IGP advises you to direct your request to the chairman of the inquiry committee to get a proper answer .
No Ribaa, no water: Governor Zulum launches N1bn loan to small business owners
Right Now: Ganduje has made changes in the Kano Executive Council
Immediate: Senate Secretary dismisses dismissal
Clash of Clans: 10 Unknown facts about Arotile
Corruption has killed union president Comrade Gambo
A man has been sentenced to 48 years in prison after appearing in a nightmare of a woman
Music: What is the reality of the N100m donation made by the Zamfara State Government to Izala
The Arab states have decided to open schools in defiance of the federal government's order
Content created and supplied by: Kadaraallahu (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More