December 8, 2022

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Witness’ Cross-examination Continues as Sule Lamido’s N1.3bn Fraud trial Resumes

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Witness’ Cross-examination Continues as Sule Lamido’s N1.3bn Fraud trial Resumes
Witness’ Cross-examination Continues as Sule Lamido’s N1.3bn Fraud trial Resumes

The trial of a former Governor of Jigawa State, Alhaji Sule Lamido, his two sons, Aminu and Mustapha, Aminu Wada Abubakar, and two companies: Bamaina Holdings Ltd and Speeds International Ltd, continued on Monday, January 24, 2022 before Justice Ijeoma Ojukwu of the Federal High Court, Abuja, with the continuation of cross-examination of the sixteenth prosecution witness, Mercy Titus, a Certified Ethical Hacker and Forensic Analyst of the EFCC.

Lamido and his two sons, Aminu and Mustapha, Aminu Wada Abubakar, Bamaina Holdings Ltd and Speeds International Ltd are facing prosecution for an alleged N1.35 billion fraud. The ex-governor is alleged to have abused his office between 2007 and 2015 by awarding contracts to companies where he had interests, using his sons as front and collecting kickbacks from contractors.

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