The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has arraigned a lawyer, Nze Chidi Duru, before Justice Peter Affen of the Federal Capital Territory High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on a four-count charge bordering on criminal breach of trust to the tune of N16.2million.
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The trial of the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki and four others in the alleged money laundering and breach of trust charges has been adjourned to March 16 and 17, 2017.
A Federal High Court judge, Adeniyi Ademola, accused of corruption, has asked for an accelerated hearing into his ongoing trial earlier scheduled to continue January 18.
The Federal Government on Thursday charged the Chief Registrar of the Supreme Court, Mr. Ahmed Saleh, and two other employees of the apex court with nine counts, including diversion of N2.2bn belonging to the court.
A Federal Capital Territory High Court has granted bail to Abiodun Agbele, an aide to the Ekiti State governor, Ayodele Fayose.
Mr. Agbele was arrested by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on July 1 on allegations of fraud.
The President of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, his deputy, Ike Ekweremadu, and two others, accused of forgery, will appear before Justice Yusuf Haliru of the Federal Capital Territory High Court today.
A Federal Capital Territory High Court in Abuja has set June 27 for the arraignment of the senate president, Bukola Saraki, and three others charged with forgery of senate rules.