The fugitive former Chairman of the defunct Pension ReformTask Team, Abdulrasheed Maina, who was arrested in Niger Republic has been extradited back to Nigeria.
Maina is facing a 12-count money laundering charges filed against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
The plane conveying Maina landed at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport Abij at 2:30pm and he is on his way to the Nigeria Police Force Headquarters.
Maina was re-arrested on Monday evening in Niger Republic.
The NPF say the arrest was possible because of an existing mutual relationship and security agreement between the two countries- Nigeria and Niger Republic.