A team of heavily armed police officers have laid a siege on the Maitama home of the Central Bank Governor, Godwin Emefiele, SPY NIGERIA has learned.

Numbering over 10, the officers were spotted around the building at about 8:40pm, Tuesday night at the No. 8 Colorado Street, Maitama, Abuja home of the embattled governor of the apex bank.

According to Punch, the siege was in furtherance to Emefiele’s expected appearance at the Federal High Court in Abuja today, Wednesday, over a $53 million judgment debt arising from the Paris Club refund.

“The police officers are not there to arrest, but they’re there to ensure that he doesn’t run away again as he did weeks ago.”

More to come….