Government To Include Agi In Graft Charge Against Ademola, Wife

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The prosecution team in the corruption case against Justice Adeniyi Ademola of the Federal High Court and his wife, Olabowale has indicated its plan to charge Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN) Joe Agi, with the couple.

Agi is named, in the 11-count charge against Justice Ademola and his wife, as being the source of various gratifications to the judge, some of which were allegedly received through the judge’s wife’s bank account.

Lead prosecution lawyer Segun Jegede, told a High Court of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) in Maitama yesterday that there was a plan to amend the charge to include Agi as the third defendant.

In count one of the original charge, the judge and his wife were said to have conspired between March 11 and 24, 2015, to receive gratification from Messrs Joe Agi and Associates through their accounts 206/174191/2/0 and 201/110160/1/0 domiciled at GTBank Plc,…

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