N1.9bn fraud: EFCC to arraign ex-Adamawa gov today

THE Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will, today, arraign former Adamawa State governor, Umar Fintiri, for alleged money laundering.

The commission has filed a five-count charge of bribery and money laundering totalling N1.9 billion against him.

A N500 million building belonging to him had earlier been seized by the commission.

He had also been quizzed and detained over the alleged scam.

He will be arraigned before Justice A.R. Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja.