EFCC arrests man who said agency boss will die in 6 months

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, has arrested a man, Kayode Cole for allegedly threatening the life of EFCC chairman, Ola Olukoyede.

A statement by the Agency’s Spokesperson, Dele Oyewale, on Wednesday, said the suspect was arrested on Monday, March 18, 2024 in Lugbe, Abuja.

Oyewale explained that Cole made the death threat through his Instagram account “1billionsecretss” while commenting on a story posted by a popular Instagram blogger, Instablog9ja, on February 1, 2024.

Instablog9ja had posted a story with the caption; “A Religious Sect Is Laundering Money for Terrorists. We Traced N7 Billion Fraud Proceeds to another Religious Group – EFCC Chairman.”

He explained that Cole, while reacting in the comment section of Instablog9ja, stated that the EFCC chairman would be dead in six months.

“He will be dead in six months. This man will be dead in 6 months; remember, I said it,” Kayode had written via his Instagram page.

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