Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


JUST IN: EFCC Releases Ondo Lawmakers

By Rachael Olokungboye

ONDO – The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has released the lawmaker representing Akoko South West I, Felemu Gudu-Bankole, and Clerk of the Ondo State House of Assembly, Mr. Bode Adeyelu from detention.
According to Report, Their release comes after they have met with the bail condition.

It was also reported that the two were detained after responding to the invitation of the Anti-graft agency over alleged 2.4 seminar fraud last week
The house had accused the lawmaker representing odigbo constituency1, iroju ogundeji of being behind the detention of the principal officers, following a petition written to the EFCC.

Iroju ogundeji in a statement said, his move to filed the petition is in order to clear his name from the said money been collected on his behalf to attend a seminar that does not exist.

Meanwhile, the anti-graft agency has extended invitations to more lawmakers of the Assembly for questioning next week over alleged committee fraud.

Chairman House Committee on Information Youth and Sports Development, Olugbenga Omole confirmed the release of the lawmaker and the Clerk.

Omole said he was yet to be briefed on reports that the EFCC was extending the same invitations to other lawmakers.

This news content remains the copyright of TECHNOCRAT MEDIA, to republish, please seek the consent of our News Editor via

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Like Our Facebook Page

You May Also Like


A young lady nurse (name withheld) who is undergoing an internship with the Ondo State Hospital Management Board is begging the state government to...


Lucky Irabo, chief of defence staff (CDS), has warned the governors of Ondo and Benue states that no state has the authority to procure...


Mukaila Bello, a traditional head of Iku quarters, the Oniku of Iku quarters in Ikare-Akoko, Ondo State, has been abducted by bandits.


In the bid to combat climate change, the Ondo State Government has begun a tree-planting programme that targets three million trees across the state.


Rev. Fr. Augustine Ikwu, director of social communication of the Catholic Diocese of Ondo says the church has fixed Friday, June 17, 2022, for...


The Ondo State Police Command has confirmed the killing of no fewer than six persons in Ondo city, Ondo west local government area of...