Abuja - Former Minister of Interior, Abba Moro has been granted bail.
Justice A I Chikere of the Federal High Court, Abuja on Thursday granted Moro bail on self-recognition.
Moro is facing 11-count charge, bordering on obtaining money by false pretences, procurement fraud and money laundering, preferred against him by Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC).
Moro had spent three days at Kuje prison.
While delivering her ruling, Justice Chikere held that Moro had no criminal record and was a public officer, hence she believed that he would not jump bail.
After her ruling, she fixed April 27 for commencement of trial.
- News 24