The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) says its operatives have arrested five suspects for alleged currency counterfeiting, totalling $113,400 (One Hundred and Thirteen Thousand, Four hundred United States Dollars).
Suspected Currency Counterfeiters Arrested By EFCC In Abuja
EFCC disclosed this in a terse statement posted on its official twitter handle on Monday evening.
The statement gave the names of the suspects as Sule Sani, Abba Sulaiman, Abraham Amengwa James, Haruna Nahum Rabiu and Samson Koadam Paul.
The statement said the suspects were arrested at Wuse Zone 4, Abuja, following actionable intelligence available to the commission.
The anti-graft agency statement also added that they will be charged to court upon the conclusion of investigations.
EFCC Arrests Five for Suspected Currency Counterfeiting in Abuja
Operatives of the EFCC have arrested five suspects for alleged currency counterfeiting, totalling $113,400 (One Hundred and Thirteen Thousand, Four hundred United States Dollars). pic.twitter.com/sDE3wlBNtT
— EFCC Nigeria (@officialEFCC) September 19, 2022
In other news, Kanyi Daily had reported that the operatives of the anti-graft agency arrested a Chinese for suspected illegal mining in Ilorin, Kwara State.