EFCC quizzes 11 for  suspected Illegal oil bunkering   In Port Harcourt   



                                                                                 

The Port Harcourt Zonal Office the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,  EFCC,  has commenced investigation  into activities 11 suspected oil bunkerers handed over to it .  

 

 

 

 

Wilson Uwujaren,  , Media and  Publicity EFCC said in a statement Tuesday that the suspects were handed over to the EFCC Monday,  September 28,  2020 Forward Operating Base,  Bonny,  Port Harcourt, Rivers State,  after being arrested  for suspected involvement in oil bunkering.  

 Specifically,  Captain B. Yahuza,   while handing over the suspects to the EFCC , for further investigation,  disclosed that they were arrested by Naval operatives  September 22,  2020 for  conveying 320 drums product suspected to be illegally refined Automotive Gas Oil(  AGO).  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 The 11 suspects are:    Indongesit Effiong Mfon;    Asuquo James; Samuel Bassey; Blessed Effiong Bassey;  Victor Edet Attah;  Edet Okon;  Nse Jackson Okon;  Innocent Effiong;  Njok Okon,   Uduak Asuquo and Effiong Asuquo.

A Principal Detective Superintendent of the EFCC, Ani Davis Stanley,  received the suspects behalf of the Port Harcourt  Zonal ,  Abdulkarim Chukkol.  He commended the synergy existing between the Navy and the EFCC and assured that thorough investigation of the case would be done.