The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) Sokoto zonal office, on Tuesday, May 28, captured one suspected politician with N60 million naira money, following knowledge report of his suspicious tax evasion exercises.
The suspect Murtala Muhammad who is claimed to be a sibling to secretary to the Zamfara state government, Professor Abdullahi Shinkafi, was captured at No.145 Igala Housing Estate, Off Byepass street, Gusau, Zamfara state, by the agents of the EFCC.
Things recouped from him at the purpose of capture include: one Black Toyota Land Cruiser Prado Jeep with enrollment number DKA 67 PX Kaduna stacked with 4 sacks of Ghana Must go containing One thousand Naira note of N15 million naira each, totalling to N60 million naira.
Others incorporate one single barrel weapon; one privately made spin gun, 25 rounds of cartridges and 12 rounds of 12.9mm live ammo. The EFCC says he will be charged to court as soon as investigation is completed.