An official of Zenith Bank has told a Federal high Court in Abuja that $40 million was transferred from the office of the National Security Adviser (NSA) into the account of a company owned by a cousin of former President Goodluck Jonathan, Azibaola Roberts, and his wife.
Olabode Farinola, a compliance officer with the bank, is a principal witness of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, in the ongoing trial of Mr. Roberts and his wife, Stella.
He told the court […]
According to reports, the immediate past National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki, will be re-arraigned before an Abuja division of the Federal High Court on November 16 before Justice Hussein Baba-Yusuf.
Mr. Dasuki was formally arraigned before two judges in the same court by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, until his counsel, Joseph Daudu, sought the merger of the two charges. The two cases were for Mr. Dasuki’s alleged roles in a total N41 billion scam.
Mr. Daudu said the charges […]
A Northern coalition of 14 human rights groups on Tuesday urged the Federal Government to, as a matter of urgency, comply with the ruling of the Community Court of Justice of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) by releasing former National Security Adviser (NSA), Col. Sambo Dasuki (rtd.).
Speaking with journalists in Sokoto, the National Secretary of the Network for Justice and Human Rights Crusade,, Al-Mustapha Abubakar Bello, said ignoring the ruling of the ECOWAS Court by the Federal […]