Alleged Fraud: EFCC Arraigns Former Adamawa Governor

Adamawa Governor, FintiriThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has arraigned a former governor of Adamawa State, Mr Umar Fintiri over alleged theft, breach of public trust and money laundering.

Mr Fintiri, who is also a former Speaker of the Adamawa State House of Assembly was drafted in acting capacity following the now nullified impeachment of former governor, Murtala Nyako.

Mr Finitri has been arraigned before Justice Ahmed Mohammed of the Federal High Court, Abuja.

He, however, pleaded not guilty to the five count charges bordering on money laundering and fraud.

EFCC To Arraign Ex-Adamawa Governor Over Money Laundering Charges

FintiriThe Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) is set to arraign the former Governor of Adamawa State, Mr Ahmadu Fintiri before Justice A R Moha‎mmed of the Federal High Court, Abuja.

The ex-Adamawa governor will be arraigned based on 5 counts of bribery and money laundering on Thursday, June 30, 2016.

Mr Fintiri became governor following the impeachment of Mr Murtala Nyako by the Adamawa State House of Assembly.

Mr Nyako was impeached after the House probed allegations of financial misconducts against him.