Newscastars.com had reported that EFCC intercepted wads of cash in Benue state earlier today, the commission has now given update saying the money was allegedly meant for vote buying and is owned by APC governorship candidate in the state, Emmanuel Jimeh.
”At North Bank Area, Makurdi, a man was caught with large bags containing lots of money. While trying to arrest him, officers of the Commission were attacked and vehicles vandalised. Information gathered confirms that the money allegedly belongs to Emmanuel Jimeh, the gubernatorial candidate of the APC in Benue state.
This is coming after President Muhammadu Buhari of the ruling All Progressive Congress, APC has on many occasions preach against vote buying.