The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched a manhunt for a former chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) Maurice Iwu in connection with a N23.29b poll bribery scandal.
He (Iwu) is alleged to have drawn up strategies on how the bribery could be perfected.
It was learnt that for doing the job, the ex-INEC chief got a handsome reward.
The EFCC has been on his trail in the last two weeks but he has managed to evade arrest, The Nation learnt.
An EFCC source said: “Our operatives are still looking for him. We have put other security agencies on the alert.
“He is wanted in connection with the N23.29 poll bribery perpetrated by a former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke.”