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EFCC set to arraign Femi Fani-Kayode

14 June 2016, 07:33

Abuja - Following a month-long stint in the custody and detention of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), ex-Aviation Minister Femi Fani-Kayode is set to be arraigned over N1.5 billion fraud.

According to a Naij report, Fani-Kayode is set to appear in court alongside ex-Finance Minister Nandi Usman, as well as Jimoh Yusuf.

Also read: WATCH: Diezani's N3.58 bn home is seized by the EFCC

The defendents will appear on 17 counts bordering on money laundering and fraud over their alleged sharing of N4 billion is monies from the presidential campaign fund of the People's Democratic Party (PDP), YNaija reports.

The accounts of the accused have since been frozen by the EFCC, with Usman having returned N23 million to the EFCC despite having two of his properties in Abuja seized by the anti-graft agency.

Read more at Naij

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