Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Nigeria: Former FCT Minister, Akinjide charged with money laundering seeks court’s permission for foreign trip

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Akinjide’s lawyer, Chief Bolaji Ayorinde (SAN), told the court on Monday that  his client, who is being tried for allegedly laundering N650m, needed the passport  to enable her to  travel  outside the country. The Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned till January 28, 2019 to hear an application by a former Minister of the Federal Capital Territory, Jumoke Akinjide, praying for the release of her passport.

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