The Ogun state police command has confirmed the arrest of Emmanuel Ojo, the blogger, who published a Facebook post, in which he accused Oufunsho Amosun, the First Lady of Ogun state, of money laundering.

Emmanuel Ojo

Emmanuel Ojo

Speaking with The Punch, Muyiwa Adejobi, the state police public relations officer, said that Ojo was being detained at the command’s headquarters in Abeokuta for questioning.

Adejobi revealed that the suspect was trailed and arrested by security men on Saturday, September 26.

The blogger was apprehended for a story, in which he exposed the alleged quizzing of Mrs Amosun in London for money laundering. According to him, the First Lady was detained by the London Police for being in possession of $300,000.

Oufunsho Amosun, the First Lady of Ogun state

Oufunsho Amosun, the First Lady of Ogun state