In a transfer to atone for barging into peoples’ privateness, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has offered an “apology gift pack”, containing champagne wine bottles and different souvenirs to an Italian.
This was disclosed by the white man’s lawyer, Akeem Fadun, in a Facebook publish.
The anti-graft company made the gesture to the foreigner after invading his privateness and discovering nothing incriminating to nail him.
According to Fadun, the unnamed Italian was apprehended by officers of the anti-graft physique after they invaded his lodge room in Ibadan, Oyo State, on Monday.
He stated, “Around 5am. on Monday, the door to his hotel room was thrown open with a loud thud, heavily armed men shouted at them to raise their hands and they were dragged out almost naked along with several others from the hotel and driven to the EFCC head office in Ibadan.”
The lawyer added that his shopper’s cellphone and belongings had been searched by the operatives of the EFCC and after nothing was discovered, a present was offered to compensate for the traumatic expertise.
The apology “gift” contained two bottles of wine, an EFCC branded wall clock and a card apologising for his or her actions.
Meanwhile, the EFCC on Monday put out a press release saying it had arrested 37 folks in Ibadan and Oyo State for Internet fraud.
On the identical day, EFCC operatives reportedly invaded the Lekki residence of former Big Brother Naija housemate, Dorathy Bachor.
Dorathy had given an account of what transpired on Monday morning on her Instagram story.
Narrating the incident, Dorathy expressed frustration at how unsafe it’s to be a Nigerian.