Ex-Kogi Gov, Abubakar Audu’s Son, Muhammed arrested for alleged fraud

The operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, have arrested Muhammed Audu, son of the late Prince Abubakar Audu, a former governor of Kogi State, for his involvement in an fraud.

Acting Spokesman of the anti-graft agency, Tony Orilade said in a statement , the suspect was arrested on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 for allegedly diverting the funds to the tune of millions of US Dollars and billions of Naira, which were donated to the Nigerian Football Federation, NFF, to his use. 

Investigations revealed the suspect allegedly used two of his , Mediterranean Hotels Limited and Mediterranean Sports, to divert the funds, which he could not account for.

The suspect will soon be charged to court as soon investigations are concluded, EFCC said.