Akinwunmi Ambode, the immediate past governor of Lagos State has told his supporters and the general public to remain patient and law-abiding as there was no cause for alarm over the search of his houses by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Ambode said this in a statement by his media aide, Habib Aruna, who spoke on the backdrop of a search by EFCC on his Epe Country home and Parkview Ikoyi residence, where the anti-graft agency conducted the exercise without any incident.
He said the Commission, till date, has not initiated any direct communication with him on any issue, continuing that he was ready and willing to respond if or when they do so.
The statement reads:
“The former Governor reiterates that the EFCC has till date not had any direct communication with him on any subject matter whatsoever and if or when it occurs he is ready and willing to respond.
“The former governor wishes to assure his supporters and the generality of Lagosians to continue to remain calm and law-abiding as there is no cause for alarm.”