The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has confirmed the arrest of the former Secretary to Government of Federation, Babachir Lawal.
According to Channels Television reports, Lawal was arrested on Wednesday
The former SGF was dismissed after the presidential panel submitted a report that indicted him on the misuse of funds that was meant for the people displaced by Boko Haram.
His arrest comes barely 24 hours after the former President, Chief Olusegun Obasanjo accused the President, Muhammadu Buhari of incompetence and his inability to fight corruption in his own cabinet.
He had earlier been indicted by the Senate.