They are officials of China Zhonghao Nig. Ltd, a company under probe for an alleged contract scam of over N50billion awarded by the ex-Zamfara Governor, Abdul’aziz Yari between 2012 to 2019.
They are being prosecuted by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for offering N100million bribe to the agency’s Sokoto Zonal Head, Abdulahi Lawal.
The judge granted the defendants bail in the sum of N5million each.
The money must be deposited with the Director Litigation, High Court of Sokoto State, with two sureties in like sum.
One must be resident in Sokoto and must deposit Certificate of Occupancy of landed property within the jurisdiction of the…