Operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commissions, EFCC, have raided the home of former governor Zamfara state governor, Abdulaziz Yari in Talata Marafa area of the state.
Spokesperson to the commission, Tony Orilade, confirmed the Sunday raid to journalists on Monday.
In a telephone conversation with PremiumTimes, orilade said; ”Yes I can confirm that our operatives went to raid the home of the former governor, the raid is in respect to an ongoing investigation.”
Although the EFCC is yet to issue an official statement on the raid, Orilade said, ”When we are ready for the next stage, we shall carry everybody along.”
The spokesperson of the governor of Zamfara State, Ibrahim Dosara, also confirmed the incident.
Meanwhile, the former governor is yet to release an official statement on the raid.