The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has summoned he Director-General of the National Agency for Food, Drugs Administration And Control (NAFDAC), Dr. Paul Orhi
Orhi was summoned on Monday over allegations bordering on abuse of office.
Orhi is currently being questioned by a crack team of detectives for allegedly awarding huge contracts to companies in which he has interests.
Orhi arrived the commission’s headquarters in Abuja around 10am Monday
A source in the EFCC confirmed the summoning of the DG: “It is true that the NAFDAC head was summoned by us and he is currently being quizzed in relation to allegations that he has been awarding contracts running into millions of Naira to companies close to him.
Asked if the man would be released on self recognition, the source said he had no idea but that doing so might depend on whether the operatives were satisfied with his answers to issues raised against him.….