The son of the Director-General of the Department of State Service (DSS), Abba Yusuf Bichi, has reacted to the arrest of the Chairman of Cubana Group, Obinna Iyiegbu, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Naija News earlier reported that the EFCC arrested the businessman and socialite, popularly known as Obi Cubana, on Monday, over alleged money laundering and tax fraud.
Obi Cubana is said to have arrived at the office of the anti-graft agency in Abuja on Monday afternoon, but was detained for interrogation by operatives of the commission.
Reacting to the arrest of the 46-year-old Anambra-born socialite, Abba Bichi described Obi Cubana as “a man of honour and dignity.”
In a post via his verified Instagram page on Monday, Bichi, who is also a socialite and lifestyle promoter, expressed his support for Obi Cubana.
Meanwhile, Nigerian show promoter, Pascal Okechukwu, better known as Cubana Chief Priest has reacted to the arrest of his friend and boss, Obi Cubana.
Reacting to the arrest of his boss, Cubana Chief Priest took to his Instagram page to demand the release.
He charged the commission to free Obi Cubana, adding that Igbos are used to the EFCC treatment. Cubana Chief Priest’s post read: ”What doesn’t kill us makes us stronger, we Igbos are used to this. #freeobicubana.”