EFCC has Arrest Bayelsa Governor, Senator Seriake Dickson over Abuse of office and misappropriation of public funds.
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According to the source, Senator Seriake Dickson, the former governor of Bayelsa State and senator representing Bayelsa West in the National Assembly presented himself to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on August 10, 2021, following an invitation from the agency over allegations of abuse of office and misappropriation of public funds during his eight-year rule of Bayelsa State from 2012 to 2020.
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It was gathered that the former governor, who arrived at the EFCC headquarters in Jabi, Abuja, around 11 a.m., is still being interrogated by a team of operatives investigating the allegations levelled against him.
Though the details of the allegations against the governor were sketchy at press time, a source familiar with the case said they involved asset declaration and misapplication of intervention funds and other Bayelsa State government assets.
The EFCC’s spokesman, Wilson Uwujaren, confirmed the former governor’s invitation to Ejes Gist News
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