EFCC releases statement on arrested blogger Abubakar Sidiq

EFCC releases statement on arrested blogger Abubakar Sidiq
The Economic And Financial Crimes Commission has released a statement concerning blogger Abubakar Siddiq whom the anti-graft agency “kidnapped” (quoting Twitter sources) from his residence in the wee hours of today. 

In the statement, EFCC said on Facebook:

“The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC today arrested Mr. Abubakar Sidiq Usman, a blogger, for offences bordering on cyber stalking.

“The suspect who is an online publisher was picked up at his Kubwa, Abuja home in the early hours of Monday August 8, 2016 by operatives of the EFCC and is currently being questioned over the alleged offence which contravenes sections of the Cyber Crime Act.

“The suspect has already been offered administrative bail and would be released to his elected sureties.”

Some people who commented on the statement expressed their displeasure with EFCC:

EFCC releases statement on arrested blogger Abubakar Sidiq
EFCC releases statement on arrested blogger Abubakar Sidiq