Non-service of court papers stalls Abba Kyari’s extradition suit


Hearing in the extradition suit filed by the Attorney-General of the Federation (AGF) at a Federal High Court, Abuja, against suspended DCP Abba Kyari, on Wednesday, suffered a setback.

The development occurred when Nureni Jimoh, who was counsel to Kyari, told Justice Inyang Ekwo shortly after the matter was called for mention that he was yet to be served with the AGF’s processes.

Earlier, Pius Akutah, counsel to the AGF, informed that the case was slated for Wednesday for preliminary hearing.

“I don’t know what you mean by preliminary hearing,” the judge said.

Justice Ekwo then asked Jimoh if he had joined issues with the AGF.

“We have not been served my…

Source: Nigerian Tribune