Okorocha Risks Being Disqualified From Presidential Race As He's To Remain In EFCC Custody Till May 30
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Okorocha Risks Being Disqualified From Presidential Race As He's To Remain In EFCC Custody Till May 30

Detained former Imo State Governor, Anayo Rochas Okorocha is to remain in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) till Monday, May 30, when he will be arraigned in court over the N2.9 billion money laundering criminal charges brought against him by the Federal Government.

Okorocha, a presidential aspirant on the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC) is to be arraigned before a Federal High Court in Abuja on the date.

He was forcefully arrested on Tuesday in his Abuja residence by operatives of the EFCC after over nine hours of siege on the residence.

Okorocha, who is currently a Senator representing Imo West in the National Assembly, is to face trial alongside six others in the N2.9 billion money laundering criminal charges.

Our reporters gathered that Okorocha who once said Tinubu should step down for him will be watching APC Presidential primaries from EFCC detention room possibly if he has access.


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