IKogi gate: Ex-NIA DG, Oke and Wife Escape out of the Country

The whereabouts of the sacked Director-General of the National Intelligence Agency, Ambassador Ayodele Oke, and his wife, Folashade is unknown.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission was unable to arraign Oke and his wife on Friday failed because the couple was absent in at the Federal High Court in Lagos.

Mystatenews learnt that the EFCC lawyer, Prosecuting counsel, Rotimi Oyedep was in Court yesterday to obtain from Justice Chukwujekwu Aneke a new date for the arraignment of the accused former NIA DG.

The new date for arraignment has fixed for Wednesday, 6, February 2019. But according to the information received by our reporters suggest that Ayodele Oke and his wife have escaped out of the country.

Oke and his wife were charged in connection with the $43, 449, 947, 000 found in Flat 7B, No. 16 Osborne Road, Osborne Towers in Ikoyi, Lagos. Justice Muslim Hassan had on June 6, 2017, granted a final forfeiture order of the funds since no one appeared before the court to claim them

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