The Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has declared president Muhammadu Buhari’s son in-law, Mr. Gimba yau Kumo wanted.
Mr. Kumo who is married to Fatima, one of the president’s daughter was declared wanted alongside two others- Mr. Tarry Raufus and Mr. Bola Ogunsola over alleged diversion of the sum of $65 million while he was the managing director of Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria.
The ICPC disclosed this in a notice signed by Mrs. Azuka C. Ogugua, the spokesperson for the commission on behalf of the chairman.
ICPC accused the three wanted persons of misappropriation and diversion of National Housing Funds of the sum of $65,000,000.
“Mr. Tarry Rufus, Mr. Gimba Yau Kumo and Mr. Bola Ogunsola are hereby declared WANTED by the Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) in connection with issues bordering on misappropriation of National Housing Funds and diversion of the sum of Sixty Five Million dollars ($65,000,000).
“Anyone who has useful information on their whereabouts should report to ICPC Headquarters Abuja, any of the ICPC State Offices or the nearest police station, or call ICPC toll-free lines: 0803-123-0280, 0803-123-0281, 0803-123-0282, 0705-699-0190, 0705-699-0191 and 0800-CALL-ICPC (0800-2255-4272) or send an email to email@example.com.”
Mr. Kumo, a former managing director of the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria, married Fatima, the president’s daughter, in 2016 at Daura, Katsina state.