Justice Faruk Lawan of Kano State High Court Thursday July 10, 2014 convicted and sentenced one Auwalu Ibrahim to one year imprisonment with an option of N100, 000 (One Hundred Thousand Naira) fine for the offence of criminal breach of trust and issuance of dud cheque.
A prosecution witness in the ongoing trial of a former governor of Ogun State, Mr. Gbenga Daniel, on Thursday, July 10, 2014, told an Ogun State High Court sitting in Abeokuta, that a file containing records of properties allocated to the former governor, could not be found.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday July 9, 2014 arraigned one Monibidor Bassey Ebiowei before Justice Valentine Ashi of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, on a seven count charge bordering on fraud and obtaining the sum of Thirteen Million, Four Hundred and Thirty Thousand Naira only (N13, 430,000) by false pretence.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission today arraigned the Taraba State Accountant – General, Joel Joseph Lenbang, before Justice Donatus Nwabueze Okorowo of the Federal High Court Jalingo for defrauding Taraba State Government to the tune of N1.56 billion.
Justice Olukayode Adegbola Adeniyi of the High Court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja on Tuesday, July 8,2014 convicted and sentenced the duo of Duru Cosmos and Paul Momoh of Mbakwha Cooperative Society to two years and three months imprisonment for conspiracy and criminal breach of trust.
The fight against corruption in public life would acquire greater traction if citizens show more interest in monitoring budget implementation.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday July 7, 2014 arraigned one Emmanuel Nathaniel before Justice Othman Musa of the Federal Capital Territory High Court, Apo on one count charge bordering on obtaining money by false pretence and issuance of dud cheque to the tune of twelve million, nine hundred and ten thousand naira.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Monday July 7, 2014 arraigned three suspects: Mohammed Rabiu, Raphael Olorunfemi Okomoda and Adegbdsan Theophilus; before Justice Lawal Akapo of a Lagos High Court sitting in Ikeja on different criminal counts, all bordering on conspiracy, obtaining money by false presence, stealing, impersonation, forgery, using false document and money laundering.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Thursday, July 3, 2014 arraigned the former executive secretary of Delta State Scholarship Board, Peter Amromanoh and the chief accountant, Eloho Otiede before Justice C. O Emifoniye of the Delta State High Court, Asaba on a 5-count charge bordering on conspiracy and stealing.
The planned arraignment of Timipre Sylva, former governor of Bayelsa State and six other persons before a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, could not proceed today.