Popular Nigerian Musician, Azeez Fashola a.k.a Naira Marley has said: “In Nigeria, they will arrest you first then they will try find out your crime after.
“Who’s got Tinubu or Buhari’s contact number please?” he wrote on his Twitter page
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This came as the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Tuesday asked a Federal High Court in Lagos to order
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) had preferred an 11-
Also mentioned in the charge is one Yad Isril, who is said to still be at large.
The “Am I a Yahoo Boy” musician, was arraigned on May 20 before Justice Nicholas Oweibo, however denied the charges.
Following a bail application by
The trial of the defendant, which was earlier fixed for Oct. 21, was adjourned until today (Oct. 22).
Mr Rotimi Oyedepo announced his appearance for the EFCC while Mr Olalekan Ojo (SAN) announced his appearance
According to Oyedepo, the defendant is expected to appear before the court “unfettered”.
Before the court could make any pronouncement, the defendant quickly removed the bag.
Meanwhile, trial in the suit could not proceed, following an application by
In the motion, the defendant prayed the court to compel the EFCC to furnish him with the prosecution’s witnesses’ statements.
He prayed the court to hear his motion before the prosecution called its first witness.
But, EFCC counsel (Oyedepo) opposed the application for adjournment.
According to him, the prosecution is not in possession of the required document, adding that the
In a bench ruling, however, Justice Oweibo granted the request by
After hearing the motion, the court ordered the EFCC to provide the
He adjourned trial until Oct. 23.
According to the charge, the defendant allegedly committed the
The charge alleged that Fashola and his accomplices conspired to use different Access Bank ATM Cards to defraud their victims.
It said that the defendant allegedly used Access Card number 5264711020433662 issued to another person, in a bid to obtain fraudulent financial gains.
He was said to have possessed these counterfeit credit cards, belonging to different