The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Saturday detained the Director-General of Voice of Nigeria (VON) Mr. Osita Okechukwu.
He was reportedly detained over a case of conspiracy, abuse of office and misappropriation of public funds to the tune of N1.3billion.
Mr Okechukwu was said to have arrived the headquarters of the anti-graft agency in Abuja at about 1.30 pm to honour an invitation.
He was still with operatives of the agency as of the time of filing this report/When contacted, Wilson Uwujaren, EFCC spokesperson, confirmed that the VON DG was invited by the commission.
Uwujaren, however, declined further comment on why Okechukwu was invited