Hafsat Ganduje, the wife of the governor Kano State Abdullahi Ganduje, has been released on bail, following arrest by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.


Mrs Ganduje was arrested and detained on Monday evening for several hours at the headquarters of the anti-graft agency in Abuja.

It is unclear whether she spent the night at the EFCC office or reported again on Tuesday morning, but credible sources said she sighted at the office on Monday evening and Tuesday morning.

Sources told our reporter that she was granted bail on Tuesday morning after meeting the bail conditions set by the EFCC.

Shortly after the bail, the Mrs Ganduje, in company of her husband and other family members, flew to Kano in a private jet.

(DN)