Former minister of aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode who is in the custody of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) was reportedly assaulted by on of the agents of the commission.
According to several sources on social media, Fani-Kayode alongside other detainees were attacked by a certain Kabiru Suleiman from Kebbi state for praying while in custody.
One of the sources said, “Matters came to a head on Saturday when, without any provocation, Suleiman Kabiru, a Muslim from Kebbi state charged at Fani-Kayode injuring him in the process.”
Meanwhile, the Director of New Media for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Deji Adeyanju has confirmed the veracity of the attack.
Through his Twitter account, Adeyanju said,
The EFCC is yet to respond to the reports.