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EFCC grills runaway Bank Chief, Akingbola, over N747 billion


Ex Intercontinental Bank boss, Erastus Akingbola, was on wednesday grilled for hours by operatives of the EFCC.

The anti-graft commission also seized his travelling documents.

The runaway bank chief who returned from exile tuesday, learnt , showed up at the commission's office before 11am in company of his attorney, Felix Fagbohungbe (SAN).

EFCC spokesman, Femi Babafemi, who confirmed the development, was however not sure for how long they would keep Akingbola.

According to him, Akingbola has to explain to interrogators all he knew about the illicit granting of strings of non-performing loans amounting to N747Billion however gathered that since the EFCC boss, Farida Waziri was out of Nigeria, Akingbola may not be released till next week.