A former Military Administrator of Akwa Ibom State and chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party, Air Commodore Idongesit Nkanga(retd) has been arrested for his alleged role in the $115m bribe involving a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Diezani Alison-Madueke.
He was arrested by the EFCC in Port Harcourt on Monday morning.
According to sources at the EFCC said Nkanga received N450m from the money through Fidelity Bank Plc. He reportedly received the money in two tranches, from an employee of Fidelity Bank in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Saint- Anthony Ejiowu.
The source said he would be charged to court soon and that he is still in custody.