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EFCC Agency invites ex-Kebbi governor, Dakingari over alleged N3bn fraud

Dakingari, an in-law to late President, Umaru Yar’adua, arrived at the EFCC headquarters in Abuja today, October 19, 2015.

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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has invited former Kebbi state governor, Usman Dakingari to answer questions on allegations of fraud levelled against him.

Dakingari, an in-law to late President, Umaru Yar’adua, arrived at the EFCC headquarters in Abuja today, October 19, 2015.

The former governor, a member of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), is alleged to have committed fraud to the tune of N3.8 billion during his 2007- 2015 tenure.

Dakingari’s wife, Zainab, who is Yar’adua’s daughter, was earlier invited by the EFCC in July after she was accused of laundering N2 billion for her husband.

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The EFCC recently also invited former Akwa Ibom State Governor, Godswill Akpabio to its offices for interrogation on allegations of fraud.

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