Court Directs Farouk Lawan To be Remanded In Prison


Farouk Lawan, the lawmaker who allegedly collected a bribe of $500, 000 (N75 million) from an oil mogul, Femi Otedola, has been remanded in prison by an Abuja court.

The judge directed today that Mr. Lawan, a top member of the House of Representatives, be held in prison until February 8 when his bail application will be heard.

Mr. Lawan is being prosecuted alongside another member of the House, Emenalo Boniface.

– PremiumTimes

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  1. Adjarho lilian February 1, 2013 at 8:10 PM - Reply

    All these our politicians! Hand be touching dem one by one

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