Across Nigeria Corruption Matters Main News News

Witness’ absence stalls Ladoja’s N4.7bn alleged fraud case

The Federal High Court in Lagos has adjourned further proceedings till Tuesday in the case of a former governor of Oyo State, Rashidi Ladoja, who is being prosecuted for an alleged fraud of N4.7bn.

The case, which was slated for continuation of trial on Monday, could not proceed due to the absence of the prosecution witness.

When the case was called up at 1pm on Monday, the prosecutor, Mr. Olabisi Oluwafemi, told the judge that though the matter was slated for continuation of trial, he was unable to bring his next witness to court.

According to him, the next witness, a director in the Oyo State Government Civil Service, was otherwise busy attending to an official assignment.

Click here to read more.....

About the author


Add Comment

Click here to post a comment

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Subscribe to News Update

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.