• Court to decide bail application of Fayose’s aide, Agbele on July 21

    Court to decide bail application of Fayose’s aide, Agbele on July 21

    An FCT High Court on Tuesday fixed the ruling of the bail application of Abiodun Agbele, an aide to Gov. Ayodele Fayose of Ekiti, till July 21.

    Agbele was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for alleged money laundering of N1.2 billion from the Office of the National Security Adviser.

    The judge, Justice Olukayode Adeniyi, adjourned ruling earlier fixed for Tuesday after a closed-door meeting with both counsels in the matter.

    Agbele’s counsel, Chief Mike Ozekhome (SAN), had challenged the […]

  • Court fixes June 20 to rule on bail application of Jonathan’s aide

    Court fixes June 20 to rule on bail application of Jonathan’s aide

    A Federal High Court sitting in Lagos will decide on Monday June 20 whether or not to grant bail to a former Special Assistant on Domestic Affairs to former president, Goodluck Jonathan, Dudafa Waripamo-Owei.

    Dudafa and one Iwejuo Joseph Nna are facing a 23 count charge bordering on fraud totaling about N5billion.

    Yesterday, they were arraigned before Justice Mohammed Idris, who subsequently fixed Thursday, June 16 for the hearing of their bail applications.

    When the case was called, counsel to the former President’s […]