Mixed reactions have trailed the arrest of a former lawmaker, Shehu Sani over alleged fraud.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) reportedly arrested Sani, who represented Kaduna central during the 8th national assembly, for allegedly collecting money from a businessman, with a promise to pass it on to Ibrahim Magu, acting chairman of the anti-graft agency.
According to a source, Sani was arrested for alleged extortion of $20,000 from the owner of ASD Motors. ”
The report has sent ripples throughout social media as some Nigerians have taken to various platforms especially Twitter to drop their two cents about the matter.
See some reactions below
Shehu Sani was picked by EFCC over an allegation of extortion. He was accused of extorting $20,000 (N7.2million) from ASD Motors. It's going to be interesting to watch this hypocritical loud mouth get the jail numbers over this slip. For 4yrs he had it so juicy in NA but greed…
— KUKUTE (@Ade_Nurayn) December 31, 2019
Shehu Sani is next.
Immediately I noticed he started fierce criticism, I knew he was going to either be arrested or beaten.
— Comrade Deji Adeyanju (@adeyanjudeji) December 31, 2019