Babalele Abdullahi, an associate of Atiku Abubakar, presidential candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has been released by the Economic Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Abdullahi is Atiku’s son in-law and Finance Director of companies owned by the Wazirin Adamawa.
Segun Sowunmi, Atiku’s spokesman, confirmed the development Tuesday morning on Twitter.
EFCC had on Monday said it had begun investigation of alleged money-laundering against Abdullahi.
He declined to disclose the figure involved in the laundering allegation against Abdullahi.