A Federal High Court in Abuja has granted bail to a former governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Fintiri in the sum of N500 million.
Fintiri was remanded in Kuje prison yesterday following his arraignment by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on a five-count charge of money laundering.
The EFCC accused him of defrauding the Adamawa government to the tune of N970 million and $4.8 million when he was the governor of the state for three months. Fintiri pleaded not guilty […]
According to reports reaching ADELOVE, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC has seized a terrace house belonging to a former acting Governor of Adamawa State, Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri. The house is located on No. 7, Gana Street, Maitama, Abuja.
The house which had painted at its entrance the inscription, ‘EFCC, under investigation’ is believed to worth about N500m. Fintiri was arrested by the anti-graft agency 10 days ago following a petition by former members of his cabinet that he embezzled N1.9bn […]