EFCC arrests former SGF, Pius Ayim | Naija News
Connect with us



EFCC arrests former SGF, Pius Ayim



What Anyim Asked Buhari To Do About Rising Insecurity

-Ayim Pius arrest linked to Centebary CIty Project fraud.

Former SGF,, Ayim Pius arrested by EFCC.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the former Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Chief Pius Anyim.

Ayim was arrested by the EFCC for his alleged involvement in the Centenary City fraud in Abuja.

Anyim has been detained as in undergoing interrogation by the EFCC officials, SaharaReporters have revealed.

Naija News recalls that Anyim served as SGF under the recent past government of Goodluck Ebele Jonathan.

READ ALSO: Why we approved $5.5bn loan requested by Buhari – House of Reps

Recently, the House of Representatives had recommended that Anyim be indicted in connection to the Abuja Centenary City project.

The Lower House also alleged that the former SGF and his associates breached the existing laws guiding the Abuja land swap policy for personal gains.

ANyim was a key part of the project in question, which cost over $18 billion

Naija News also recalls that On February 3,2017,  Anyim, while appearing before the committee, alleged Herman Hembe, the committee’s chairman, of “deep-seated personal bias”.

Source: Naija News

Ibukun Josephine Bankole was a Senior Associate at Naija News. A Mass Communication graduate, Ibukun is passionate about journalism especially in the areas of health and child related issues. She loves eating beans, singing, acting and giving motivational speeches. Ibukun is meticulous and has a positive approach to life. Contact me via twitter/Instagram @ibukunbankole_