Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has explained why it arrested the immediate past Governor of Anambra State, Willie Obiano.
According to the Commission’s Public Relations Officer, Wilson Uwajaren Obiano, while speaking with BBC Pidgin, that the former governor had been on the watchlist of the EFCC.
“Obiano has been on our watchlist for sometime now. He had immunity as a governor and that is why we could not arrest him before now.
“Today he lost the immunity and was traveling out of the country before we finally arrested him”.
The former governor was arrested on Thursday night at the Lagos International Airport, on his to Houston, United State.