EFCC drags coy to court over dud cheque

Daily Trust - - NEWS - From Haruna Gimba Yaya, Kano

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.

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