EFCC Rearrests Former NIMASA DG Akpobolokemi

Channels Television  
Updated December 14, 2015

EFCCThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has rearrested Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi, the former Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, NIMASA.

He was rearrested outside the premises of the Federal High Court after Justice Ibrahim Buba adjourned his case till January 18, 2016 for the commencement of trial

This latest arrest is coming after the court already granted him bail in the sum of N50m.

At the time of his arrest, he had already met the bail conditions and had just come to the court from home.

The trial of Mr Patrick Akpobolokemi was stalled at the court on Monday owing to request for adjournments by defense counsel.