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OPL 245: No evidence Adoke took bribe, JP Morgan counters FG in UK court

OPL 245: No evidence Adoke took bribe, JP Morgan counters FG in UK court

By Innocent Anaba JP Morgan Chase Bank has countered claims by the Nigerian government in a United Kingdom court that former Attorney-General of the Federation, Bello Adoke, took bribes in the OPL 245 deal of 2011. The Federal Government is seeking compensation of $1.7 billion from JP Morgan, accusing the bank of “gross negligence” in […]
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Breaking: Again, EFCC arraigns Adoke over alleged money laundering

Breaking: Again, EFCC arraigns Adoke over alleged money laundering

Mohammed Adoke, former Attorney General of the Federal (AGF) and Minister of Justice was, on Monday, arraigned by the EFCC at the Federal High Court, Abuja on a six-count charge bordering on money laundering. Adoke is being charged before Justice Binta Nyako alongside one Aliyu Abubakar. While Adoke is the 1st defendant, Abubakar is the […]

ICYMI: Adoke secures N50m bail over alleged $1.1bn Malabu scam

ICYMI: Adoke secures N50m bail over alleged $1.1bn Malabu scam

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri – Abuja A High Court of the Federal Capital Territory sitting at Gwagwalada, on Thursday, granted bail to the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, SAN, to the tune of N50million with one surety in like sum. The court, in a ruling that was delivered […]

$1.1bn Malabu Scam: Court rules on Adoke, others’ bail request Thursday

$1.1bn Malabu Scam: Court rules on Adoke, others’ bail request Thursday

By Ikechukwu Nnochiri – Abuja An Abuja High Court sitting at Gwagwalada, yesterday, adjourned till Thursday to determine whether the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, SAN, who is currently in detention, should be released on bail pending his trial. The former AGF is facing trial over alleged […]

$1.1bn Malabu Scam: Lack of service of charge stalls Adoke, others arraignment

$1.1bn Malabu Scam: Lack of service of charge stalls Adoke, others arraignment

ABUJA — Planned ar- raignment of the immediate past Attorney General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mohammed Adoke, SAN, on corruption charges, was stalled yesterday, due to failure of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, to serve copies of the charge on the defendants.