Senator Rochas Okorocha remained with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday, 24 hours after he was arrested.
The ex-Imo State governor, the first high profile person to be arrested since the appointment of Abdulrasheed Bawa as EFCC chair, is facing questioning for various petitions, including a N7.9 billion alleged fraud.
As at 5pm yesterday, he was battling to secure administrative bail.
A source in EFCC said: “The former governor has been undergoing interrogation in the last 24 hours. He has not been admitted to bail. There are a lot of transactions which he ought to clarify.
“So far, he has been cooperating with our team. He might need to go through some documents and give his own side.”
State, for his role in the conversion of N1, 410,000,000,000 property of the Government of Akwa Ibom State.