• Taraba’s former Governor Nyame pleads no case submission in alleged N1.64bn fraud

    Taraba’s former Governor Nyame pleads no case submission in alleged N1.64bn fraud

    According to reports, the EFCC on Tuesday closed its case against former Taraba governor Rev. Jolly Nyame, who is standing trial before an FCT High Court on charges of N1.6bn fraud.

    The EFCC’s counsel, Rotimi Jacobs (SAN), told the court that the prosecution had decided this morning to close the case against the former governor.

    In response, the lead defence counsel, Mr. Omosanya Popoola, said that he would file a “No case submission.”

    “In view of the closure of the prosecution case, we […]