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Jonathan’s Cousin Remanded In Kuje Prison

Azibaola Robert
Azibaola Robert

A Federal High Court in Abuja has ruled that Azibaola Robert, a cousin to Former President Goodluck Jonathan,be remanded  in Kuje Prison pending the determination of his bail application.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, had arraigned Azibaola and his wife Stella alongside their company, Oneplus Holding Limited, before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba, for allegedly illegally receiving a $40 million contract from the former National Security Adviser, Sambo Dasuki.

Azibaola has been in the EFCC custody for 72 days.

Justice Dimgba however ordered that Stella should continue to enjoy the administrative bail granted her earlier while adjourning till Wednesday to rule on Azibaola’s bail application.