Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia Gets N10 million Bail – Details
THE Economic and financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, yesterday, re-arraigned Justice Rita Ofili-Ajumogobia before a federal High court, sitting in Lagos, over alleged money laundering.
Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia, was docked before Justice Rilwan Aikawa, with a former EFCC prosecutor Godwin Obla SAN, on 18 count charge of money laundering and conspiracy preferred against them.
EFCC through its lawyer Rotimi Oyedepo alleged that the embattled jurist and Obla conspired to indirectly conceal, procure and retain the sum of N18million, $170,000 in Diamond Bank account no, 0032091183.
However Justice Ofili-Ajumogobia pleaded not guilty to the charge. She was granted bail in the sum of N10 million with one surety in like sum.
According to the judge, Ofili-Ajumogobia has 10 days to fulfill the bail conditions or have the bail revoked. Consequently, the court adjourned the matter till May 15.
Source – Vanguard