May 10, 2017

Ex-Abuja Minister Bala Mohammed Remanded In Prison

A former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Bala Mohammed, was on Wednesday remanded in the Kuje Maximum Prison over allegations of fraud.

Mohammed was arraigned by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on a six-count charge for alleged abuse of office.

He was brought before a High Court for alleged involvement in the collection of gratification to the tune of N550 million, while in office as minister.

He is also accused of failing to declare properties belonging to him.

Mohammed pleaded not guilty to the charge.

Presiding judge, Abubakar Talba adjourned the matter till May 12 for ruling on bail application.

He ordered that the defendant be remanded in prison custody pending the determination of the bail application.

13 comments:

Sunshow said...

Looters must pay.

Nasiru Adoke said...

good one..this isnt the era of do and getaway with it

Evestan said...

Good for him n also lession to others

Austine Gabriel said...

Let him stay there

Rosemary Ezeji said...

He must not be given bail conditions

Rasheed Lawal said...

10years in prison

inumidun said...

Awón olé játíjátí..

Ay360 said...

Kk

Anonymous said...

Good,hope E.fcc would not loss this case

I. C Bruno said...

Efcc a toothless bulldog.

okorochas justin said...

Ok nah...

abdulrasaq abdulrafii said...

You must punish him...PMB has warned you not to loose to fraudsters again

Queen Abiodun Ogunnika said...

Thief

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