A Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja on Monday, December 9, 2013 postponed till March 2014, the re-arraignment of a former Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Intercontinental Bank Plc (now Access Bank Plc), Mr. Erastus Akingbola and his associate, Bayo Dada who are standing trial in a N47billion stealing charge instituted against them by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday, December 9, 2013 re-arraigned the quartet of Mahmud Tukur, Alex Ochonogor, Abdullahi Alao and Eternal Plc on a nine- count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence, forgery and uttering contrary to section 468 of the Criminal Code. They were re-arraigned before Justice Lawal Akapo of the Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja.
A 4- man team from the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, today Thursday December 5, 2013 paid a courtesy visit to the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission headquarters in Abuja. They were received by Ibrahim Lamorde, chairman EFCC and other management staff.