Abuja - Former chairman of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) Haliru Mohammed on Tuesday arrived at a Federal High Court in Abuja for trials in a wheelchair, Vanguard reports.
Mohammed was arraigned over allegations of his involvement in the $2 billion arms deal, and was in his wheelchair all through the court session.
The former PDP boss, including his son, are facing prosecution for their role in the alleged diversion of funds amounting to N300m meant for procurement of arms by the office of the National Security Adviser (NSA).
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Former NSA Sambo Dasuki is currently facing charges for misappropriating over $2b meant for the purchase of arms for the Nigerian military to fight the war against the Boko Haram insurgency in the country.
Though Court has granted him bail, Dasuki is still being detained by the security agency.For the latest on national news, politics, sport, entertainment and more follow us on Twitter and like our Facebook page.