EFCC can arrest Nyako, court says after striking out application


Murtala Nyako, former governor of Adamawa State
An Abuja Federal High Court on Monday refused to grant an application filed by ex-Adamawa Governor, Murtala Nyako, seeking to restrain the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), from arresting him.
Nyako had filed a motion ex-parte, seeking an interim injunction restraining the EFCC, Inspector-General of Police and the Department of State Security from arresting him for alleged corruption.
He had in the substantive suit, prayed the court to restrain the respondents from arresting or detaining him in relation to allegations of financial misconduct while serving as Adamawa governor.
Moving the motion, Nyako’s counsel, Mr Ore Ogungbeje, …Read More

Source:: PM Newspaper