• Tell EFCC to release me, ex-Abuja minister tells court

    Tell EFCC to release me, ex-Abuja minister tells court

    An Abuja High Court on Monday fixed November 24 for hearing in a motion on notice filed by former FCT Minister, Bala Mohammed, against the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, for alleged violation of his fundamental right.

    Mr. Mohammed, former minister under ex-president Goodluck Jonathan, had been in the custody of the EFCC since October 25 following petitions against him.

    The former minister, through his counsel, Chris Uche, brought a motion of violation of fundamental human right against EFCC for detaining […]