Lagos - The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has been ordered to release the travelling passport of a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, Punch reports.
The passport of Fani-Kayode who has been facing money laundering charges was seized by the anti-graft commission on the order of Justice Ramat Mohammed in December 2008.
Also read: Fani-Kayode’s money laundering trial adjourned
Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia on Tuesday ordered the EFCC to submit Fani-Kayode’s passport to the Deputy Chief Registrar of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court, Bello Okandeji.
His trial was stalled on Monday owing to the absence in court of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s prosecutor, Festus Keyamo.
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