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Nnamdi Okonkwo, Ex-Bank MD Of Fidelity Bank Arrested By EFCC Over $72.8m Fraud In Connection With Diezani

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as part of the ongoing investigations into the former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke, has arrested a former Managing Director of Fidelity Bank Plc, Nnamdi Okonkwo, allegedly over an additional $72, 870,000million still in the coffers of the bank.

Okonkwo, had earlier been grilled over a sum of $153million and $115million by the Commission.

According to the EFCC spokesperson Wilson Uwujaren, while all the $153 million were recovered by the EFCC, the cases involving $115million, as it relates with the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, bribery matter, are in various courts.

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Okonkwo and Charles Onyedibe are currently being detained by the EFCC over the whereabouts of the new $72.8m.

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