N109.4bn Fraud: Ahmed Idris Remanded In Prison

A Federal Capital Territory, FCT, High Court, on Friday, has remanded in prison, suspended Accountant General of the federation Ahmed Idris for allegedly diverting N109.4bn public funds. His remand, alongside other accomplices, including Godfrey Olusegun Akindele, Mohammed Kudu Usman and Gezawa Commodity Market and Exchange Limited, was ordered by Justice A.O. Adeyemi Ajayi.

Idris was arraigned on a 14-count charge bordering on conspiracy, criminal breach of trust, and money laundering.

In his ruling, Justice A.O. Adeyemi Ajayi averred that the suspended AGF and his co-accused must remain in the custody of the Nigerian Correctional Service till Wednesday when their bail applications would be heard.

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