A Chieftain of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Brig.Gen. Jafaru Isa (retd.) who was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly receiving N170m from the embattled former National Security Adviser, Col. Sambo Dasuki (retd.) has returned the money, Punch reports.
Isa, who is a former military governor of Kaduna State was released after he returned N100m to the EFCC and promised to pay N70m later.
He was a member of President Muhammadu Buhari’s 19-man transition committee.
A source privy to this information stated, “I can confirm to you that Jafaru Isa has returned the balance of N70m to the Federal Government’s purse. This brings the total amount of money he has returned to N170m.”