Detained political blogger, Abubakar Sidiq regains his freedom

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Photo: Political blogger and Founder of Abusidiqu, Abubakar Sidiq Usman

Nigerian anti-graft agency, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) released political blogger, Abubakar Sidiq Usman of Abusidiqu this evening.

He was arrested on Monday by the anti-graft agency’ for offences bordering on cyber stalking” and was offered administrative bail after which he would be released to his elected sureties. He couldn’t meet the bail conditions yesterday but the requirements were reportedly lessened today, hence his release.

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