EFCC releases Turaki, Atiku’s son-in-law

A chieftain of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Tanimu  Turaki , has been released by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

A source in the anti-graft agency confirmed this on Tuesday.

According to the source, Babalele Abdullahi who is the son-in-law to the PDP presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, has also been released.

Turaki, a former minister and the present Deputy Director General (Administration) the PDP Campaign Organisation, was said to have been arrested on Monday.

On the other hand, Abdullahi who is the finance director of Atiku’s group of companies was reportedly arrested on Saturday by EFCC operatives who stormed his residence in Abuja.