Rivers Governor Fubara Siminayi and 58 others have been declared wanted by the EFCC in connection with a $435 million fraud.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has named Fubara Siminayi, the Rivers State Accountant-General, and 58 others as suspects in an N435 billion fraud.
Siminayi and four other Rivers State government officials are wanted for alleged N117 billion fraud, criminal conspiracy, money laundering, theft of public funds, and abuse of power, among other charges. According to an EFCC statement obtained by The PUNCH,
The Commission’s Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, called on the general public to assist in apprehending the Accountant-General and other suspects.
Uwujaren said, “We call on anyone with useful information as to the whereabouts of the Account-General to contact any of the Agency’s offices or the nearest police station or other security agencies.”