EFCC Arraigns Ex Nasarawa Gov’s Son Over Alleged Graft
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Wednesday, arraigned former Nasarawa State Governor, Abdullahi Adamu’s son, Nuriani Adamu, before Justice J. K. Daggard of the Federal High Court, Kano over alleged money laundering.
Adamu was arraigned alongside one Felix Onyago on an amended six-count charge bordering on money laundering and illegal diversion of illicit funds of N32 million. The defendants pleaded not guilty to the charges.
Counsel to the defendants, Mamman Lawan, made a bail application in respect of the defendants under Section 36 Sub-section 6 (b) 5 and Section 35 of the Constitution of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.