Emefiele Granted Bail


The Federal High Court sitting in Lagos has granted bail to the suspended Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) Governor Godwin Emefiele in his alleged gun possession trial.

According to Peak News, Justice Nicholas Oweibo released Emefiele on a N20million bail bond with one surety in the like sum.

It was revealed that the judge made the order following the banker’s “not guilty” to a two-count charge filed against him by the Federal Ministry of Justice.

Recall that Emefiele had been in DSS custody for over a month.

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