Court Grants Adoke Bail

In News 2020-01-30 10:48:15
Court Grants Adoke Bail
Court Grants Adoke Bail

A Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Gwagwalada, Abuja has granted bail to former Attorney General of the Federation, Mohammed Adoke to the sum of 50 Million naira and one surety in likesome.

 

Adoke is standing trial over alleged $1.2 billion Malabu oil deal racket.

 

Justice Abubakar Kutigi in his ruling, also ordered Adoke to deposit his passport with the registrar of the court.

 

He further granted bail to the second defendant, Aliyu Abubakar to the sum of 50 Million naira and directed him to produce two sureties who must have landed properties within the FCT. 

 

Justice Kutigi further ruled that any breach of the bail conditions during the trial will lead to immediate revocation of the bail.