Ex-Minister of State for Defence, Senator
According to a report by TheNation, friends and associates are rallying round him to raise the funds as a first step to secure his bail.
It was further reported the ex-Senator is willing to refund N100million as the first installment of the N785million.
When contacted, Obanikoro’s spokesperson, Jonathan Eze, said he was not aware of the development.
Another source close to him, however, said “it is true.”