• Court remands former Adamawa acting Governor, Fintri in prison

    Court remands former Adamawa acting Governor, Fintri in prison

    An Abuja Federal High Court on Thursday ordered the remand of a former Acting Governor of Adamawa, Ahmadu Fintri, in Kuje prison pending the determination of his bail application.

    Mr. Fintri was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on a five-count charge bordering on money laundering.

    He was said to have defrauded the Adamawa government to the tune of N970 million and 4.8 million dollars when he was the governor of the state for three months.

    The defendant, however, pleaded […]