EFCC Offers Bail to Blogger, Abusidique


The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arrested Mr. Abubakar Sidiq Usman, a blogger, for offences bordering on cyber stalking. The suspect who is the publisher of Abusidiqu.com was picked up at his Kubwa, Abuja home in the early hours of yesterday by operatives of the EFCC and is currently being questioned over the alleged offence which contravenes sections of the Cyber Crime Act.

The suspect, according to the Head of Media and Publicity, Wilson Uwujaren, had already been offered administrative bail and would be released to his elected sureties.