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EFCC Quizzes Ogun Ex-Gov Osoba Over N65 Million Contract With NIMASA

osobaAn authentic resource ha revealed that the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Thursday, called on the former Governor of ogun state, Segun Osoba to explain his role in the agency’s ongoing investigation of massive funds allegedly diverted and embezzled by an ex-Niger Delta militant, Government Ekpemupolo, popularly called Tompolo.
The EFCC recently declared Tompolo wanted reportedly for stealing $108.7 million, illegally diverting N2.1billion, and engaging in a land fraud worth an estimated N13 billion.
Two EFCC sources disclosed that the 76-year-old Osoba, a former journalist who from 1999 to 2003 served as Governor of Ogun State, was being questioned over a sub-contract he reportedly received from NIMASA. One EFCC agent said that the contract in question was worth N65 million.
When contacted, Chief Osoba, denied having transaction with Tompolo or being invited by EFCC.
He, however, refused to speak further on the matter claiming he was on his way to the US.

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