EFCC Chairman states there's a likely possibility Orji Kalu, will face prosecution again


Orji Kalu, Governor of Abia state had been arrested before by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission and was charged to Court. He had been convicted in Court of Appeal however, he was released by Supreme Court on technical grounds.

Economic and Financial Crimes Commission recently raided several sectors in the economy and certain hidden crimes were unveiled. Part of the crimes which were unveiled by the EFCC pointed towards Orji Kalu.

EFCC Chairman, Abdulrasheed Bawa stated in the presidential villa, Abuja that it's a likely possibility that Orji Kalu would be prosecuted again.

He also stated they had been able to recovered cache of money which was embezzled such as N6 billion, $161 million, £13,000 pounds, €1,730 among others.

From January to June, a total of 1,502 internet fraudsters were caught and over 800 had been filed to court and so many more are on the way.

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