Tinubu is under investigation -EFCC Boss, AbdulRasheed Bawa says

The Economy and Financial crime commission (EFCC) have said investigation in ongoing on the former Lagos state governor and the National leader of the ruling All progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaju Bola Hammed Tinubu over money laundry

The EFCC chairman said this while in an interview with thisdays news on the issue of arresting suspect before investigation, when ask why Tinubu has not been arrested for alleged money laundry.

Bawa said “You asked me a question earlier about arresting people before investigation and now you are saying why didn’t we arrest Tinubu?

“Investigation is ongoing. When you are investigating matters like this, they don’t end in a day. Thousands of investigations are going on, on a daily basis.”

Bawa added that the EFCC won’t engage in media trial.

Tinubu who has been accused of controlling the finances of Alpha Beta Consulting and for using the company to divest Lagos State funds also in 2011, the Code of Conduct Tribunal (CCT) tried and acquitted Tinubu for allegedly operating 10 foreign bank accounts during his spell as governor from 1999 to 2007.

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