Abuja - A former Managing Director of Nigeria Security Minting and Printing Company, Emmanuel Okoyomon, has appealed against the judgment of a Federal High Court in Abuja, which on Monday ordered his extradition to the United Kingdom to face criminal charges, Punch reports.
Okoyomon also filed an application for stay of execution of the judgment pending the hearing and determination of his appeal.
The former boss of the NSMPC filed his four-ground notice of appeal before the Court of Appeal in Abuja.
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Okoyomon’s extradition was sought by the UK government over his alleged role in the bribery allegation involving officials of Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, the Nigerian Security Printing and Minting Company, NSPM and Securency International Pty of Australia between 2006 and 2008.
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