Ex-NNPC GMD, Andrew Yakubu Lands In Prison

Andrew Yakubu, former group managing director, Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, is to stay in the prison pending the determination of his bail request. Yakubu appeared before the Federal High Court, Abuja, on Thursday to answer to six corruption charges against him.

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, has accused Yakubu of committing fraud and false assets declaration it discovery $9.7m and £74,000 in a house in Kaduna.

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