The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission ( EFCC)Â has said today that it has arrested three of the five former MD/ CEOs of banks sacked last week by the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN .
Those in the EFCC custody as ofÂ this evening were former MD/CEO of Union Bank PLC, Mr. Bartholomew Ebong; Mr. Okey Nwosu formerly Finbank Managing Director and Mr. Peter Elolo of Falcon security.
Vanguard howeverÂ learnt that Mrs Cecilia Ibru, former MD/CEO of Oceanic Bank wasÂ also arrested today by operatives of the States Security Services SSS , when she attempted to leave the country.
Mrs.Â Ibru and othersÂ arrested by the SSS were to be handed over to the EFCCÂ later .
EFCC spokesmanÂ Femi Babafemi, told Vanguard on telephone that â€œwe only threaten to declare them wanted , but we have got some of them alreadyâ€.