The Sokoto State Operations of the Financial and Monetary Crimes Fee, EFCC, made an arrest of 2 Chinese languages, Meng Wei and Xu Kuai, for giving an enormous sum of N50 million as a bribe to the Zonal Head, Abdullahi Lawal.
Each suspects the place arrested on Monday, Might 11, 2020, in Sokoto after paying the promised N50 million bribe. The bribe used to be allegedly given in an intense bid to compromise the continued investigations of a development corporation, China Zhounghao Nigeria Restricted, managing contracts awarded by means of the Zamfara State Govt with the sum of N50, million (Fifty Billion Naira) between 2012 to 2019.
The zonal place of work of the Fee is investigating the development corporation, with reference to the penalty of contracts for the development of township roads in Gummi, Bukkuyun, Anka, and Nassarawa cities of Zamfara state; additionally contains the development of 100 and sixty-eight (168) solar-powered boreholes within the 14 native govt spaces of the state.
After the consistency and professionalism of investigation being carried out, the corporate introduced Lawal the sum of One Hundred Million Naira as a bribe to “bury” the case.
Ready to trace the corrupt officers, Lawal literary plaid alongside, additionally on Monday, two representatives of the corporate Meng Wei Kun and Xu Kuai introduced him money totaling N50 million of their place of work alongside airport highway, Sokoto. The money used to be given as their first installment.