• N22.8bn fraud: Ex-Air Force chief, others’ trial resumes Monday

    N22.8bn fraud: Ex-Air Force chief, others’ trial resumes Monday

    A Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned till Monday the trial of a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd.), and 10 others, who are being prosecuted for an alleged fraud of N22.8bn.

    Justice Mohammed Idris adjourned the case on Friday to enable the first prosecution witness, Mojeed Olatunji, to produce his passport as requested by the defence counsel during cross-examination.

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission arraigned Amosu on June 29, 2016 alongside two other officers of […]

  • N22.8bn fraud: Court adjourns ex-Air Force chief, Amosun, others’ case

    N22.8bn fraud: Court adjourns ex-Air Force chief, Amosun, others’ case

    A former Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Adesola Amosu (retd.), and 10 others being tried for an alleged fraud of N22.8bn have said they are still in plea bargain talks with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

    One of the defence counsel, Mr. Norrison Quakers (SAN), said this on Tuesday at the resumed proceedings in the case before Justice Mohammed Idris of a Federal High Court in Lagos.

    Amosu is being tried alongside two other officers of the Air Force – […]