Court remands Olisa Metuh in Kuje Prisons


Justice Abang Okon of the Federal High Court Abuja has remanded National Publicity Secretary of the People’s Democratic Party, Olisa Metuh in kuje prisons

Metuh was arraigned Friday by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for his alleged involvement in the $2.1 billion arms scam.

Prior to his arraignment, Metuh had been in the custody of the EFCC which is prosecuting him for allegedly collecting N400 million out of the $2.1 billion meant for the purchase of arms and ammunition to fight the Boko Haram insurgency.

Justice Okon said Metuh should be remanded in Kuje Prisons until January 19 when the case would be heard.

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