• EFCC faults Fayose ally’s bail, moves to stay execution

    EFCC faults Fayose ally’s bail, moves to stay execution

    The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has described as “shocking” and “curious” Thursday’s ruling by a Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court, granting bail to Governor Ayodele Fayose’s close associate, Mr. Abiodun Agbele.

    Justice Kayode Adeniyi of an FCT High Court Thursday, acquitted Agbele, who has been in the custody of the Commission, over fraud-related allegations.

    In his ruling, Justice Adeniyi had held,inter alia, that the failure of the anti-graft agency to charge the suspect to court after his arrest, amounted […]