By Abimbola Ogunnaike
Former Benue State Governor, Samuel Ortom has been taken into the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Channels Television reports.
Channels Television reports that the ex-Benue Governor arrived at the Abuja office of the EFCC on the morning of Tuesday, 20 June, 2023 and was sighted walking into the building of the anti-graft agency.
Ortom was invited for questioning by the anti-graft agency for alleged misappropriation of funds, a month after leaving office.
Benue State is said to have a debt profile of N187.7 billion.
Source: Channels Television