EFCC re-arraigns High Court judge over alleged corruption

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has re-arraigned a dismissed judge of the Lagos Division of the Federal High Court, Mohammed Yunusa, at an Ikeja Special Offences Court.

The Commission also arraigned Esther Agbo, a member of staff of the law chambers of Rickey Tarfa (SAN).

The two are facing fresh eight-count charges of corruption.

They were initially arraigned on a five-count corruption charge on January 17, 2018.

Mr Yunusa had faced a four-count charge of attempted perversion of the course of justice and corruption by a public official, while Ms Agbo was charged with offering gratification to a public official

On Tuesday, Mr Yunusa faced fresh charges of attempting to pervert the course of justice, corruption by a public official, use of office or position for…

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