Lagos - The trial of a former Minister of Aviation, Femi Fani-Kayode, who is facing money laundering charges has been adjourned till February 24 and 25, 2015, by the Federal High Court in Lagos, Punch reports.
The trial judge, Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia, had adjourned till Monday for the ex-minister to open argument in his own defence against the charges of financial impropriety levelled against him.
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Fani-Kayode’s trial was stalled on Monday owing to the absence in court of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission’s prosecutor, Festus Keyamo.
Fani-Kayode was arraigned on 40 counts bordering on money laundering to the tune of about N100m.
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