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DSS ARREST NIRSAL BOSS, MASANAWA

The operatives of the Department of State Services (DSS) have arrested the Chief Executive Officer of the Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending (NIRSAL), Abbas Umar Masanawa. Masanawa was reportedly arrested by the state security operatives over his alleged role in the ongoing corruption allegation probe involving the suspended governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele. According to a security source, Masanawa's arrest stems from his role while in office as the Managing Director, MD, of Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company (NSPMC). “He was...