Nigeria’s former Minister of Petroluem – Diezani Alison- Madueke, was arrested in London today alongside four other people by the UK National Crime Agency on behalf of the Nigerian government – Premium Times can authoritatively report.
The identities of the four other people arrested along with her could not be immediately ascertained.
She and the others were arrested for offences related to bribery and corruption being investigated by the UK National Crime Agency.
Two top British officials in London have however confirmed the development to PREMIUM TIMES. They requested not to be named because they have no permission to speak on the issue.