Agency gets plea bargain requests
Three of those on trial for alleged corruption are eager to return their “loot” for freedom.
They want to refund cash and surrender property to avoid going to jail, The Nation learnt yesterday.
An Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) source said that the agency got requests from former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Olisa Metuh, ex-Chiefs of Air Staff Air Marshals Adeshola Amosu and Mohammed Dikko Umar.
Metuh is standing trial for allegedly receiving […]
The trial of the national publicity secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Olisa Metuh, has stalled after he repeatedly threw up at the Federal High Court in Abuja today May 19th.
Counsel to Olisa Metuh, Etiaba Etiaba, told the court today that Metuh became ill last night and was rushed to the hospital by his brother-in-law, Andy Aghaji. At the hospital, they were told the doctors and nurses were on strike. He however met a doctor who prescribed some drugs […]
Ghen! Ghen!! LOL.. The Special Adviser to President Buhari on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina has said that PDP National spokesperson, Olisa Metuh is sounding like a broken recorded following the latter’s accusation that President Buhari was hounding and arresting PDP former governors with his antigraft campaign and rewarding former APC governors that have been accused of corruption with ministerial nomination.
“Mr Olisa Metuh is sounding like a broken record. It’s the same thing that he says all the time. But […]
This Report was contained in a statement issued by Richard Ihediwa, Special Assistant to Metuh who argued that “Adesina, in his habitual deceptive and diversionary manner, left the critical issues of governance raised by Sunday’s press conference addressed by the PDP National Publicity Secretary, Chief Olisa Metuh, and as usual, embarked on insults, shadow-chasing and fouling of the media space with uncouth language”.
He added that Adesina is not conversant and knowledgeable in politics and intricate issues of governance, urging the […]