EFCC drags coy to court over dud cheque
The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has dragged the Managing Director of Sani Brothers Oil and Gas Limited before a Kano State High Court over alleged issuance of dud cheque.
The managing director, Tajo Sani Yunusa, was accused of issuing a dud cheque to the sum of N10 million to one Amanallahi Ahmad Mohammed.
According to the charge sheet, the case was reported to the EFCC by the complainant, Amanallahi Ahmad Mohammed, who said the first accused allegedly collected 125,000 liters of diesel from him at the cost of N20 million.
The accused person pleaded not guilty to the charges and his counsel, M.A. Lawal, applied for his bail.
The judge, Justice Dije Abdu Aboki, granted the accused bail in sum of N5 million and two sureties in like sum. She added that the sureties should either be a public servants of not below the rank of director with a landed property in Kano.
Justice Aboki then adjourned the case to May 14.