EFCC discovers huge sum of money in Ikoyi home


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission EFCC has once again uncovered another large sum of money in a house in Ikoyi, Lagos.

According to the EFCC, operatives from its Lagos Zone found the cash during a sting operation.

The commission stated that said the operatives found the sum in different currencies ranging from local Naira, British Pounds and the US Dollars. Specifically, about USD38 million, NGN23 million and GBP27,000 was uncovered from the apartment.

This comes two days after its operatives recovered EUR547,730 and GBP21,090 as well as NGN5,648,500 from a Bureau de Change operator in Balogun Market, Lagos.

Six days earlier, the commission also recovered NGN449, 000, 860 hidden in an abandoned shop also in Lagos.