Abuja - A Federal High Court will on March 9, 2016 decide the fate of the National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Olisa Metuh.
Justice Obong Abang says he will either deliver judgment to dismiss the charges against him and acquit him , if he finds that Metuh has no case to answer .
He however says he will in the alternative deliver a ruling, ordering Mister Metuh to open his defence, if he finds that he has a case to answer.
Justice Obong reached his decision after Metuh filed documents and adopted same as his submission to prove that the EFCC has not made out any case against him.
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Counsel to Metuh ,who at the last adjourned date, had gotten leave of the court to file his motion in writing, adopted same as his argument in urging the court to dismiss the charges against his client.
The EFCC is prosecuting Metuh and his company, Destra Investments Limited, on seven counts of alleged N400m fraud and money laundering.
The anti-graft agency accused the defendants of fraudulently receiving from the Office of the National Security Adviser in November 2014 the sum of N400m meant for procurement of arm.
- News 24