• Court grants former Adamawa Governor, Fintiri N500m bail

    Court grants former Adamawa Governor, Fintiri N500m bail

    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 […]