This Day (Lagos)

13 December 2012

Nigeria: Money Laundering - EFCC Frees Lamido's Son

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Son of Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State, Alhaji Aminu Sule, arrested at Kano Airport over alleged money laundering.

The Economic and Financial Crime Commission (EFCC) has granted administrative bail to Aminu Sule, the eldest son of the Jigawa state Governor Alhaji Sule Lamido.

Aminu, arrested at the Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport Kano (MAKIA) for alleged money laundering, was granted bail yesterday by the anti graft agency.

EFCC Spokesman, Mr. Wilson Uwujaren confirmed to THISDAY on phone that Aminu had been granted bail, but other sources told us that charges have been prepared against the embattled son of the governor who will be charged to court on a later date.

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Arrested Son of Nigerian Governor Released

Son of Governor Sule Lamido of Jigawa State, Alhaji Aminu Sule, arrested at Kano  Airport  over alleged money laundering.

The eldest son of Jigawa State Governor Alhaji Sule Lamido who was arrested over money laundering allegations has been released on bail. Read more »