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EFCC detains Medview Airline boss, Bankole, over alleged Hajj scam


The Managing Director of Medview Airline, Alhaji Muneer Bankole, has been detained by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission over alleged Hajj scam.

Mr Bankole allegedly diverted 50% of the funds paid to him by the National Hajj Commission.

He is said to have also failed to airlift pilgrims in 2019 after collecting the sum of $900,000 for that purpose.

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The suspect was reportedly detained on Monday afternoon at the headquarters of the EFCC in Jabi, Abuja.