The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has still on Thursday apprehended the immediate former governor of Anambra state Willie Obiano .
This is coming shortly after the former governor handed over to his succesor.Prof.Chukwuma Soludo.
At the inauguration,Obiano’s wife ,Willie Obiano, Ebelechukwu reportedly slapped Mrs Bianca Ojukwu, the scenario that generated controversies around.
Obiano was said to have been on the EFCC’s watchlist for months and was arrested at Murtala Muhammed International airport, Lagos,about 8.30pm.
The former governor was reportedly on his way out of the country to Houston, Texas in the United States after the handing over ceremony to Governor Soludo.
The EFCC had last November placed Mr Obiano on a watchlist.
The EFCC requested the Nigeria Immigration Service information from any of the international airport about the Governor’s movement especially out of the country as well as other points of entry and exit.
However reasons why the anti-graft agency placed the governor on a watchlist has not been ascertained.