Justice Rilwan Aikawa of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Wednesday, March 11, 2020, adjourned until March 12, 2020 to rule on the admissibility of the Closed-Circuit Television, CCTV footage and its Certificate of Identification sought to be tendered in evidence by Mohammed Dele Belgore, SAN.
The third prosecution witness, PW3, Dabi Gideon Dachung, in the ongoing trial of a former Joint Military Task Force Commander, Maj.- Gen. Emmanuel Atewe (retd.) for alleged N8.5bn fraud has given more evidence against him before Justice Ayokunle Faji of the Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos.
A prosecution witness has told Justice Sikiru Oyinloye of a Kwara State High Court, sitting in Ilorin, that the signatures of 326 students listed by the Kwara Scholarship Board under the leadership of Alhaja Fatimoh Yusuf to be beneficiaries of the N50million state bursary were forged.
It was commendation galore for the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, as 38 operatives of the Benin Zonal Office of the Commission on March 10, 2020 received Certificate of Recognition from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, FBI US Department of Justice.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Gombe Zonal Office on March 10, 2020 secured the conviction of one Osman Idris Gaya before Justice Abubakar Jauro of the Gombe State High Court on a one-count charge bordering on fraudulent conversion.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has vowed to beam its searchlight on the Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, to ensure that the Niger Delta region feels the impact of the intervention agency.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Maiduguri Zonal Office, on March 10, 2020 arraigned one Muhammed Yusuf before Justice Umaru Fadawu of the Borno State High Court, Maiduguri on a one-count charge for criminal misappropriation.
The acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Ibrahim Magu, on March 10, 2020, charged religious leaders in the country to preach against corruption at all times and to be change agents and to be at the vanguard of leading the fight against corruption.
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Kaduna Zonal Office on March 10, 2020 secured the conviction of one Abdulrasheed Imam (aka Aljanun Da woru) for offences bordering on cheating and impersonation to the tune of N1,895,000 (One Million Eight Hundred and Ninety-five Thousand Naira).
The trial of Akinola Ogunlewe, who is being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, alongside Babajide Soyode for offences bordering on money laundering, continued on March 10, 2020 with a counsel, S.M. Labaran, telling the Court that the Attorney General of the Federation, AGF, had shown interest to take over the matter.