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N281m Scam: EFCC Declares Ex-Rep Wanted

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SAN FRANCISCO, January 09, (THEWILL) - A former member of the House of Representatives, Chief Gbineje Obukowho Napoleon has been declared wanted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.

The former law maker who represented Uvwie, Sapele and Okpe Federal Constituency of Delta State in the National Assembly between 2003 and 2007 is wanted for offences bordering on breach of trust and illegal diversion of funds to the tune of N281,280,000.00 ( two hundred and eighty one million, two hundred and eighty thousand naira only).

The suspect repeatedly failed to respond to invitations by the anti- graft agency, and has gone under ground to evade arrest.

The 46 year-old suspect is light complexioned and speaks Urhobo and English languages fluently. His last known address was: Plot 1 Ogumbo Road, Olonkonla Close, near Aja, Lagos (Residential) and No. 23A Otumba Adeleke Adeshina Street, Lekki Phase 11, Victoria Island, Lagos (Business).

The Commission implores any one having useful information about the whereabouts of the suspect to notify its offices in Abuja, Port Harcourt, Lagos, Kano and Enugu or report at the nearest police station.