Earlier today news filtered to us that the EFCC boss Ibrahim Magu was arrested by DSS.
However the DSS has disputed this story and we are at liberty to retract the earlier story of his arrest. We apologize for any inconveniences the initial news may have caused.
MAGU, NOT ARRESTED BY DSS
The Department of State Services (DSS) wishes to inform the public that it did not arrest Ibrahim MAGU, Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) as has been reported by sections of the media. The Service, has since, today, 6th July, 2020, been inundated with enquiries over the alleged arrest.
Peter Afunanya, Ph.D
Public Relations Officer,
Department of State Services,
6th July, 2020