Reps urge EFCC to commence sale of seized property

The ad hoc Committee on Abandoned Property called for immediate sale of seized assets the Economic and Financial Crime Commission ().Rep. Ademorin Kuye, chairman of the committee, said at an investigative hearing on sales of abandoned property on in .Kuye said that as long as the kept the property in its custody, it loose value and deteriorate, adding that such not augur well for the country.

He said the Government said that part of the 2021 budget be funded with the proceed from sales of seized property, adding that keeping the property affect the budget.Kuye said the should ensure diligent prosecution of cases involving seized assets before offering them for sale.(NAN)