The Economic and Financial Crimes
Commission (EFCC) has released the son
of the former Governor of Adamawa
State, Murtala Nyako, from detention.
Abdulaziz Nyako was arrested on
Friday, February 13, following
allegations of fraud to the tune of N15
The younger Nyako, after being released,
stated that the All Progressives Congress
(APC) would not be deterred in its mission
to liberate Nigeria.
Abdulaziz, who’s the APC senatorial
candidate for the Adamawa Central Zone,
made the declaration at the party’s
secretariat in Yola, the state capital.
“Our party cannot be intimidated; our
intention is to win the presidential
election and win all seats in Adamawa,
including governorship, three senatorial
seats, House of Representatives and 25
state assembly seats,” he said.
Abdulaziz is being investigated is being
investigated by the EFCC due to the
discovery of a sum of N15 billion in the
accounts of five of his personal
His father, the former governor, has also
been declared wanted by the anti-