DIEZIANI'S FORFEITED PROPERTY TO BE USED AS ISOLATION CENTRE
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Friday, May 15, handed over a three-storey residential building forfeited by former Minister for Petroleum, Diezani Allison-Madueke to Lagos State Government for use as isolation centre for COVID-19 treatment.
EFCC disclosed this in a post on its official Facebook page.
The building comprising six flats of three bedrooms boy's quarters was forfeited by Allison-Madueke following order of the Lagos State Federal High Court in 2017.
Report indicates that the property is on Bourdillon Road, Ikoyi.
Speaking during the hand over ceremony, the Lagos Zonal Head of the EFCC, Mohammed Rabo stated that the gesture was part of the commission's social responsibility efforts towards the fight against the spread of COVID-19.
The Agency said, Lagos State Government should not hesitate to call on the Commission anytime the need for such essential service arises.
Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu appreciated the gesture of the commission, noting that it was an applaudable decision made by the Federal Government.