Arrival not voluntary

Updated: Adoke arrives Nigeria at EFCC’s instance
Adoke inside EFCC bus

By Sani Daniel – Abuja

Following series of meetings between Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) boss, Ibrahim Magu and Dubai authorities, embattled former attorney-general of the federation and minister of justice, Mohammed Bello Adoke has departed Dubai en route Nigeria.

The ex-AGF left Dubai following pressure from EFCC. He is being accompanied by INTERPOL officers on Emirates Airlines Flight 785.

The aircraft departed the Emirati commercial capital at about 11 am Dubai time (8am Nigerian time). He is expected to arrive Abuja at about 3:40 pm.

The plane, however, touched down at the Nnamdi AZIKIWE International Airport 3:45 pm.

The ex-AGF upon arrival has been taken into custody by the EFCC.

Vanguard News Nigeria.

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