The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission prob of All Progressives Congress Chieftain, Bola Tinubu has taken an alternate turn as the Anti-graft agency has requested duplicates of the previous Governor of Lagos state asset declaration from the Code of Conduct Bureau.
The Peoples Gazette had initially announced that the examination concerning Tinubu started a year ago after the suspension of formal Chairman, Ibrahim Magu.
The letter checked CR/3000/EFCC/LS/Vol4/322, dated November 6, 2020 and routed to the Code of Conduct Bureau, was endorsed by the then Lagos zonal head, Abdulrasheed Bawa who is currently the Chairman of the EFCC.
The letter says:
Considering the abovementioned, you are generously asked to provide the commission with the exceptional mentioned data of Bola Ahmed Adekunle Tinubu.
"This solicitation is made in accordance with Section 38(1) and (2) of the EFCC Act 2004."
A senior EFCC official who affirmed the validness of the letter, revealed to Punch that it was essential for a more extensive test.
The source added that the prib was as a result of certain petitions filef against Tinubu since 2018 which Magu had neglected to follow up on.
"The letter is true. The EFCC is in receipt of a few petitions against Tinubu including one including claimed misrepresentation in Alpha Beta Consulting
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