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EFCC speaks after Akpabio’s defection to APC

EFCC speaks after Akpabio’s defection to APC

- The EFCC reportedly said it has not closed Senator Akpabio's case

- The senator however said he has no case to answer

- He described himself as a man of peace

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has reportedly said Senator Godswill Akpabio still has a case to answer.

The Punch reports that the anti-graft agency said this via its spokesperson, Wilson Uwujaren.

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Akpabio defected from the Peoples Democratic Party to the All Progressives Congress on Wednesday, August 8.

At the rally, he described himself as a man of peace and that he has no case to answer before the EFCC.

He said: “Those petitions to the EFCC have been sorted out. As I stand today, I have not been charged to court because nothing was found against me.”

The EFCC spokesperson in his reaction said: "EFCC does not close cases or give clearance to anybody.”

Source: Legit.ng

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