BREAKING: Former Benue Governor, Suswam In EFCC's Net

Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue
Governor Gabriel Suswam of Benue

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arrested the immediate past governor of Benue State, Mr. Gabriel Suswam, on allegations of graft perpetrated during his tenure as governor.

Suswam was detained early Monday afternoon when he arrived at the EFCC headquarters in Abuja following an earlier invitation.

The politician served as governor from 2007-2015.

EFCC spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwajaren confirmed Suswam arrest to the media.