EFCC Arrests PDP Deputy National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus

EFCC Arrests PDP Deputy National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus

The former acting chairman of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP ), Uche Secondus, has actually been detained by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

A source at the EFCC said that Mr Uche Secondus received  luxury buses worth over N110 million from a person being investigated by the anti graft agency. The source revealed that he was arrested in his Abuja house on Tuesday night.

The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has actually lamented “the oppressive and unfair treatments against its key leaders by the Federal Government. The party warns the nation that the arrest and detention of its Deputy National Chairman, Prince Uche Secondus by the EFCC is “part of the grand script by the APC-led Federal Government to annihilate the opposition.

“We are additionally conscious that strategies have actually been developed by the Federal Government to arrest and detain the Deputy Senate President, Senator Ike Ekweremadu, Senate Minority Leader, Senator Godswill Akpabio and other leaders of the party on fictional charges” a statement by the National Legal Adviser, Barr. Victor Kwon stated on Wednesday.

The statement additionally noted that “Certainly, intelligence readily available to the party reveals that the Federal Government, utilizing its numerous agencies, is set on ruining any kind of opposition to the ruling party as all signs reveal that the government is more curious about humiliating the PDP than fighting corruption.

“Lastly, we state that this war on the PDP and its leaders has certainly gone too far. It has now come to be a mockery of democratic practice”, the PDP included.

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