N570m fraud: Ex-Head of Service Oyo-Ita arrested


Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Sunday arrested former Head of the Civil Service of the Federation (HoCSF) Mrs. Winifred Oyo-Ita, over alleged N570m fraud.

Oyo-Ita was arrested on Sunday and will today (Monday) be arraigned alongside her former Special Assistant Ubong Okon Effiok and seven others, according to a statement released by the anti-graft agency which reads in part: “The  EFCC, will on Monday  arraign the immediate past Head of the Civil Service of the Federation, HoCSF, Winnifred Oyo-Ita.

“She will be arraigned before Justice Taiwo Taiwo of the Federal High Court, sitting in Abuja.”

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