On the arrest of the Chairman of Innoson motors, Innocent Chukwuma, which has been the source of a lot of controversy in recent days, Nigeria’s Attorney-General of the Federation, AGF, Abubakar Malami, has said he is clueless on the reason for the arrest.
He said the EFCC is yet to brief him on what led to yet to briefed on the facts that led to Chukwuma’s arrest.
Speaking to State House correspondents on Thursday after a meeting of the Federal Executive Council, FEC, at the Presidential Villa, Malami said:
“In all sincerity, l wasn’t privy to facts that led to the stated arrest. I haven’t been briefed by relevant agencies.
“But one thing l know is the fact that there has been a case between him and the GTBank that is pending in court and it is being prosecuted.
“Until I am briefed by relevant arrest agencies, I am not in a clear position to make any disclosure about the arrest.”
Mr. Chukwuma, arrested on Tuesday, was granted bail on Wednesday by the EFCC.