EFCC frees Imo State former Governor, Okorocha
The former Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha has been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) after he spent two nights in detention..
Daily Trust report indicated that Okorocha was released on Thursday evening.
It was also disclosed that the former Governor was at his Maitama residence in Abuja after his freedom.
Recall that he was picked up at his private office by the operatives of the EFCC for questioning.
Okorocha, who governed Imo between 2011 and 2019, has been accused of misappropriation of state funds by the Governor of Imo State, Hope Uzodinma.
In February, the lawmaker accused Uzodinma of unleashing the EFCC and the Independent Corrupt Practices Commission (ICPC) against him.
Okorocha refuted the allegations, saying the state government had not been able to prove corruption allegations against him and his family in court.
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