BREAKING: EFCC recovers huge cash stashed in Ikoyi apartment

BREAKING: EFCC recovers huge cash stashed in Ikoyi apartment

- The EFCC carried out a sting operation on an apartment in Ikoyi

- Huge sums of cash was recovered in different currencies

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has carried out a sting operation in resulting in the recovery of huge sum of cash hidden in an apartment.

According to the anti-graft agency, the operation was carried out on Wednesday, April 12 in an apartment in Ikoyi, Lagos.

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It was reported that huge cash in Naira, dollars and pounds were found and bankers were employed with their machines to help with the counting.

BREAKING: EFCC recovers huge cash stashed in Ikoyi apartment

The money was in Naira, Dollars and Pounds

The whistle-blowers’ initiative by the EFCC has yielded result in recent weeks as a similar operation in Balogun market in Lagos led to the recovery of N250 million

BREAKING: EFCC recovers huge cash stashed in Ikoyi apartment

Bankers were brought in with their counting machines

The anti-graft agency said in a statement through its spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren, that the discovery followed a tip-off by a whistle-blower.

According to the statement, the money was to be changed into foreign currencies in the market in Lagos.

Source: Legit.ng

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