BREAKING: Nigeria’s Anti-graft Agency, EFCC Grills EX-Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson Over Corruption Allegations

A former Governor of Bayelsa State and Senator representing Bayelsa West within the National Assembly, Senator Seriake Dickson has been grilled by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) over allegation of misappropriation of public funds, amongst others. 

SaharaReporters learnt that Dickson offered himself to the EFCC on Tuesday following an invite by the company over allegations bordering on abuse of workplace and misappropriation of public funds throughout his eight-year interval as governor of Bayelsa State. 

BREAKING: Nigeria's Anti-graft Agency, EFCC Grills EX-Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson Over Corruption Allegations 2

Dickson was the governor of the state between 2012 and 2020.

As on the time of the submitting this report, it was learnt that the previous governor, who arrived on the headquarters of the EFCC in Jabi, Abuja round 11am, was nonetheless being grilled by a crew of operatives investigating the allegations towards him.

Though the small print of the allegations towards the governor had been sketchy as of press time, a supply accustomed to the case disclosed that they’re associated to problems with property declaration and misapplication of intervention funds and different property belonging to the state authorities.

Wilson Uwujaren, spokesman for the EFCC confirmed the invitation of the previous governor to the EFCC workplace.

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BREAKING: Nigeria's Anti-graft Agency, EFCC Grills EX-Bayelsa Governor, Seriake Dickson Over Corruption Allegations

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