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Friday, December 20, 2019

Ex- AGF Adoke arrested on arrival from Dubai.

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Nigeria’s former attorney-general, Bello Adoke, has been arrested by Interpol agents shortly after arriving in Nigeria from the United Arab Emirates.
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Mr Adoke left Nigeria in October 2015 and has not been seen in the country ever since. He returned to Nigeria after being held by UAE authorities in Dubai for five weeks in connection with the raging Malabu Oil scandal.
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He is also being prosecuted in absentia by the EFCC for his alleged roles in the OPL 245 Malabu scandal.
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The ex-AGF was arrested in Abu Dhabi on November 11 after being watch-listed by the EFCC.
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But after a month in the custody of the International Police( INTERPOL) in the UAE, Adoke voluntarily offered to return to the country for interrogation by the EFCC and trial.

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