The former comptroller general of Nigeria Customs (CGC) Service -Alhaji Abdullahi Dikko Inde has been arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly diverting N40b from the coffers of the Nigeria customs service.
It was learnt that the former CGC had been on the radar of the commission for several months but on his whereabouts remained unknown.
The former CGC arrived at the headquarters of the EFCC around 10am on thursday last week.
A detective at the commission said Dikko is being accused for two key allegations both on criminal conspiracy, diversion of public funds, theft, abuse of office and living above legitimate means.
These allegations are about his over N2b house he built at Jabi residential area in Abuja and the diversion of N40b from his office.
The EFCC had earlier on January this year raided the resident of the Ex-customs boss.
Alhaji Abdullahi Dikko Inde hails from Musawa local government of Katsina State.