Aug 28, 2008

Director General of Nigerian Stock Exchange arrested over Obama Fundraising Xtravaganza

Director-General of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, Ndi Okereke-Onyiuke, has been arrested by the operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission,EFCC, over her role in the controversial N100million fundraiser, which she and her group claimed was meant to support the candidacy of Barack Obama, U.S Democratic presidential hopeful.
Onyiuke was arrested in Abuja, following a petition written to the EFCC by the authorities of the SEC. She is currently under the custody of the EFCC.
Femi Babafemi, EFCC spokesperson, confirmed arrest.

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