• Court grants Fani-Kayode N50 million bail

    Court grants Fani-Kayode N50 million bail

    James Tsoho, justice of the federal high court, Abuja, has granted Femi Fani-Kayode, spokesman of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s campaign organisation, bail in the sum of N50m, and one surety in like sum.

    In his ruling on Thursday, Tsoho held that the offence Fani-Kayode was alleged to have committed was a bailable one.
    He, therefore, granted the defendant bail as requested by Afedayo Adedipe (SAN), his counsel.

    However, he ruled that Fani-Kayode be remanded in prison until he perfected his bail condition.

    The Economic […]

  • ‘Dasuki dashed me N50 million’ – Abati tells EFCC

    ‘Dasuki dashed me N50 million’ – Abati tells EFCC

    Mr. Reuben Abati, the former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Media, has been granted bail by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).

    Reports also indicated that he explained that Dasuki `dashed’ him N50 million. According to APA reports, the bail conditions require that Abati should drop his international passport with the EFCC and produce a surety, who should not be below a deputy director on Level 16 in the civil service of the country.

    Abati was arrested last Monday […]