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EFCC Arrests Former Zamfara Gov Abdul’aziz Yari over N84bn Fraud



The Anti-graft Commission has apprehended Abdul’aziz Yari, the Ex-gov of Zamfara State on Sunday.

He was arrested for linking to 84bn naira fraud by Ahmed Idris, the Ex-AGF.

He was reportedly picked up on Sunday evening for benefiting amount 22 billion naira from the 84 billion naira which Ahmed Idris said to disbursed to Mr Akindele.

Among people arrested by Anti-graft agency are Finex Professional MD, Anthony Yaro; the company by which Ex-gov obtained the fund.

The Ex-gov, who also won the ruling party National Assembly ticket to the Red Chamber.

Yari was unopposed at the party primaries observed by national and state party leadership, Security force and Electoral officials.