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Alleged N7bn fraud: EFCC re-arraigns ex-Air Force chief, Umar

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission on Wednesday re-arraigned a former Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Mohammed Umar (retd.), before the Federal High Court, Abuja on seven counts of money laundering.

The prosecution accused him of criminal breach of trust and corruption involving about N7.382bn.

It alleged that Umar removed the money from the account of the Nigerian Air Force while he was the Chief of  Air Staff.

Umar pleaded not guilty to all the seven counts when read to him before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba on Wednesday.

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