Speaker of the Ogun State House of Assembly, Olakunle Oluomo, has been arrested by operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Hon. Oluomo was arrested on Thursday morning, at the Murtala Mohammed International Airport, Lagos.
According to Channels TV, the Speaker was arrested for alleged financial crimes.
While the anti-graft agency has yet to issue any statement on the development, a source within the Commission admitted that the Speaker had been invited by the EFCC several times, but failed to honour the invitations.
Oluomo has been taken to the EFCC’s Lagos office for further questioning.