Air Commodore Umar Muhammed (rtd), a member of the Presidential Investigative Committee on Arms Procurement has been arrested.
THIS DAY reports that Air Commodore Umar Muhammed (rtd), was arrested for alleged fraudulent deals involving top government officials. A source who spoke anonymously said, “Air Commodore Umar Muhammed (rtd) is a member of the arms procurement committee, and there are speculations that he is the one fronting for some members of the committee. He is rumoured to be fronting for high ranking officials in the EFCC and ONSA.”
“The DSS cordoned off his house in Maitama, where he is believed to be having meeting at the time they swooped on the residence and searched his house at about 5p.m on Sunday and did not leave until about 10p.m. where they found so much incriminating evidence.
“After the search at his Maitama residence, the sum of $1.5 million cash was discovered and about 18 luxury cars were taken away including Rolls Royce, Ferrari, Buggatti and many others.”