The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested the Managing Director of Access Bank PLC, Herbert Wigwe.
Eye9ja reports that the Access Bank MD was arrested by the anti-graft agency on Friday, January 10.
Although the reason for Wigwe’s arrest by the EFCC has not been made known as at the time of filing this report, YaahooJournalist understands that his arrest might not be unconnected with his involvement with Orji Kalu’s assets.
There are indications that the Access Bank MD was also arrested and detained by the EFCC for allegedly laundering money for Deziani Madueke, a former Minister of Petroleum in Nigeria as well as the alleged inflation of contracts with Akinwunmi Ambode, a former governor of Lagos State, Nigeria’s commercial city.
This online news platform learned that after the Access Bank MD was released after hours of interrogation and will be charged to court.