• Court dismisses Yuguda’s application to travel abroad for medical checkup

    Court dismisses Yuguda’s application to travel abroad for medical checkup

    An Abuja High Court on Friday dismissed an application by a former minister, Amb. Bashir Yuguda, seeking leave to travel abroad for medical checkup.

    Yuguda, a former Minister of State for Finance, is standing trial for alleged diversion of N3.3 billion alongside retired Col. Sambo Dasuki, the former National Security Adviser.

    Other accused are Dalhatu Investment Limited as well as Shuibu Salisu, Sagir Attahiru and Attahiru Dalhatu Bafarawa.

    Justice Olukayode Adeniyi dismissed the application on the grounds that it was frivolous and did […]